Windows Ribbon for WinForms, Part 13 – DropDownColorPicker

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Windows Ribbon for WinForms library now supports DropDownColorPicker control. The result of this post is a yet another sample, “11-DropDownColorPicker”, found on the project site. DropDownColorPicker Control The drop down color picker looks like this:   DropDownColorPicker Properties Following is the list of properties which are unique for DropDownColorPicker control. The rest of the properties have been reviewed in previous posts. Color – The selected color. Property Identifier: UI_PKEY_Color...

Windows Ribbon for WinForms, Part 9 – Changing Ribbon Colors

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Introduction to the feature The feature I want to talk about today is how to change the ribbon general colors. Note that you can’t change the colors of a specific ribbon item, only the entire ribbon. There are 3 colors we can change: Background Color Highlight Color Text Color Here is an example of a colored ribbon: How to do it? I’ve added a new method to the...