The WinForms designer is used to build GUI applications using WinForms. It includes a palette of UI widgets and controls (including buttons, progress bars, labels, layout containers and other controls) that can be dragged and dropped on a form surface.
Specialised applications can require that the mouse pointer is limited to a fixed portion of the screen, known as a clipping rectangle. This region can be determined and controlled by reading and...
When a user interacts with a Windows Forms application using the mouse, most operations will be controlled with the left (or primary) mouse button. However, it is often important to be able to detect...
When using Microsoft Windows Vista, administrative tasks are restricted by the user account control (UAC) system. Buttons that require elevated permissions are displayed with the command text and a...
The company needed to develop a solution which would operate as an OS Deployment tool that is customized for the needs of their Datacenter according the specific design parameters given.
Visual WebGui introduces a new platform to develop web applications and migrate desktop applications to the web. In this tutorial we are going to learn how to take an existing WinForms application...
This is the first article in a series of articles that describes the various migration options of desktop/smart client applications to the web available using Visual WebGui.
In order to discuss...
This tutorial will show you one way of saving a text file from a Rich Text Box in a Windows Form. C# version.
This tutorial will show you how to use the ListView control, and how to add items to it as well as remove. C# version.
This tutorial will show you how to write a method that will not only encrypt a string - but decrypt it as well. Written with VS.NET 2008 and VB.NET
In this tutorial, we will look at how we can create a class, how we can create methods within that class and also how we can make use of the class in a Windows Form by calling its methods. C# version.
In this tutorial, we will look at how we can create a class, how we can create methods within that class and also how we can make use of the class in a Windows Form by calling its methods. VB version.
Create a Windows Form with a smooth constant animation across different systems.
This article looks at the issues that you can encounter using No-touch Deployment of Winforms applications that rely on additional files that are not typically considered part of the application. An...
Use delayed event handling to improve responsiveness of your
WinForms user interfaces. Although the term "delayed event
handling" (DEH; also known as deferred, postponed or
Visual Studio 2005 provides enhanced controls for managing data input in Whidbey. In this new column by Jesse Liberty, he discusses the advanced WinForms Text Input control.
This hands-on tutoorial not only tells you how to create a web service and use a WinForm to consume it but includes code samples and a real web service that YOU can connect to and try out.
One of the most cumbersome things you will ever have to do with
Winforms is updating your User interface while receiving events
from another thread. These helper classes make it a breeze.