Ribbon Form in Windows Forms Ribbon (RibbonControlAdv)
RibbonForm is an extension that replaces the default form to enable different Visual styles to the ribbon. This RibbonForm now gives similar look and feel of Microsoft office, to its controls.
|Appearance||Sets the appearance of the form. The values are,Normal andOffice2007 (Default)Office 2010|
|ColorScheme||Specifies the office color scheme of the Ribbon form. The color schemes are, Blue, Black, Silver and Managed (Default).|
|EnableAeroTheme||Specifies the Aero theme of the Ribbon form.|
|Font||Gets or sets the RibbonControlAdv Font.|
//Specifies the appearance of the form this.Appearance = AppearanceType.Office2007; //Specifies the color scheme for the form this.ColorScheme = ColorSchemeType.Blue; //Specifies the Aero theme this.EnableAeroTheme = true;
Me.Appearance = AppearanceType.Office2007 Me.ColorScheme = ColorSchemeType.Blue Me.EnableAeroTheme = True
IsFormManager property can be used to remove the form title bar and replace it with the RibbonControlAdv built-in system buttons.
- Default Theme
- Aero Theme
The property which lets you set borders for the Office2007Style form is as follows.
|Borders||Gets/sets the border values of an Office 2007 style form. Sets borders for Left, Top, Right and Bottom sides of the form.|
this.Borders = new System.Windows.Forms.Padding(10);
Me.Borders = New System.Windows.Forms.Padding(10)
Customizing the Top Left Edge
This TopLeftRadius property gets/sets the curved radius of the top left edge of the form. Default is 8.
this.TopLeftRadius = 20;
Me.TopLeftRadius = 20