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2018‑11‑18
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"I create my ToolWindows from UserControl and initialize them programmatically, as below: CustomersWindow = New Custo..."
2018‑11‑18
117 views
"It seems that ToolWindow does not honor the CanDockHostTop property, when False. All my ToolWindows are UserControl..."
2016‑05‑01
2,775 views
"Hello, ToolWindows disappear from the designer when hosting the DockManager in a derived UserControl. This is neces..."
2018‑07‑10
388 views
"Any way to implement an indicator in the title bar of a ToolWindow like the Docking WPF version does? Can't easily s..."
2018‑08‑06
241 views
"Is there a property that can help in automatically closing a window when a drag event leaves the boundary of the wind..."
2007‑08‑11
2,521 views
"Hello I am evaluating the docking control whether I can realize my gimmick. I need a notification if a ToolWind..."
2018‑01‑22
1,085 views
"When we try to load the layout by setting the appropriate value for dockManager.ToolWindowLayoutData, it seems visual..."
2009‑04‑26
3,623 views
"Is there a way to do this yet in UIStudio? If not, how hard would it be to implement a custom renderer to do this? ..."
2017‑04‑25
2,608 views
"Hi. I am facing an issue with getting events (specifically KeyDown) from a floating window when the layout is first..."
2017‑04‑18
1,821 views
"Is there a way to to determine what tool window was dragged when the tool window dragged event is fired? Visual Stu..."
2017‑03‑09
4,057 views
"I am using C# WinForms. I am looking for some UI control to display notifications near a button. Illustration of..."
2016‑10‑11
2,864 views
"Hi After a process finishes in my application I want to show a tool window and have it gain focus in order to stay ..."
2016‑10‑10
2,290 views
"I have two floating tool windows. Let's call them A and B. B is covering up A. A wants to display a message in ..."
2016‑09‑09
2,559 views
"If I add a tall image to a tool window, the tool window's text gets moved off the end of the displayed button when th..."
2016‑06‑29
3,484 views
"Hello, i saw your WPF docking/tabcontrol designed like Chrome Tabs here: http://blog.actiprosoftware.com/post/201..."
2016‑05‑07
3,194 views
"I honestly don't know what property of which object I am refering to. The best I can do is to show with screenshots. ..."
2016‑05‑07
2,998 views
"Currently there is a timer for AutoHideCloseDelay. I think it would be very good to implement an additional timer whi..."
2016‑05‑07
2,546 views
"Greetings. I don't see any difference when setting any DockRenderer's AutoHideTab selected vs unselected properties..."
2016‑04‑04
3,054 views
"If I drag a ToolWindow (with all properties defaulted) and drop it into the document container, the container accepts..."
2016‑04‑04
3,110 views
"Hello, I'm having difficulty managing instances of DocumentWindow and ToolWindow. I have classes inheriting each ..."