Labeling a Control

The following steps allow you to label a control.

  • Create or open a Windows Forms project.
  • Add an AutoLabel control from the toolbox onto the form by dragging and dropping it on the form or double clicking the control.
  • Add the control, for example TextBox, that has to be labeled to the form.
  • Go to the Property grid and select the LabeledControl property.
  • Select the control to be labeled, TextBox, from the dropdown box as shown here.

    Steps to label a control

private Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.AutoLabel autoLabel1;
this.autoLabel1 = new Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.AutoLabel();
this.autoLabel1.LabeledControl = this.textBox1;
this.Controls.Add(this.autoLabel1);
Private autoLabel1 As Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.AutoLabel
Me.autoLabel1 = New Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.AutoLabel()
Me.autoLabel1.LabeledControl = Me.textBox1
Me.Controls.Add(Me.autoLabel1)
  • Run the application.

Labelled a control