Windows Ribbon for WinForms, Part 10 – Working With Images

Saturday, October 24, 2009

In this post we'll review the ribbon framework images terminology and see how to set images both statically and dynamically in your WinForms application. More details can be found at Specifying Ribbon Image Resources on MSDN. Large Images vs. Small Images Many ribbon controls allow you to specify an image. For example: Button, ComboBox, and Spinner. Most of these controls have two properties, one for a large image and one for small. The Ribbon framework will choose one of these sizes according to the available screen space...

Windows Ribbon for WinForms, Part 6 – Tabs, Groups and HelpButton

Sunday, October 11, 2009

First, your should know that I changed my ribbon library such that Ribbon class is no longer a singleton. The reason is that I wanted to make an application with two forms, each form has its own ribbon, so needed two ribbon objects.. So this had to change. Second, in this post I’ll review some more common ribbon features, namely: Tabs Groups Help Button The result of this post is yet another sample application, named 04-TabGroupHelp. You can find...