Border Settings in Windows Forms Status Bar (StatusBarAdv)

29 Apr 20211 minute to read

This section illustrates the border settings available for the StatusBarAdv control.

The border settings for the StatusBarAdv control can be set through the properties listed below.

Property Table

StatusBarAdv Property Description
Border3DStyle Indicates the style of the 3D border. The options included are as follows.RaisedOuter,SunkenOuter,RaisedInner,SunkenInner,Raised,Etched,Bump,Sunken,Adjust andFlat.
BorderColor Indicates the color of the 2D border.
BorderSingle Indicates the 2D border style. The options included are as follows.Dotted,Dashed,Solid,Inset,Outset andNone.The BorderStyle property should be set to 'FixedSingle'.
BorderSides Indicates the border sides of the control. The options included are given below.Left,Top,Right,Bottom,Middle andAll.
BorderStyle Indicates whether the panel should have a border. The options included are given below.FixedSingle,Fixed3D andNone.


The BorderColor and BorderSingle properties will have effect only when the BorderStyle property is set to ‘FixedSingle’.

this.statusBarAdv1.Border3DStyle = System.Windows.Forms.Border3DStyle.RaisedInner;
this.statusBarAdv1.BorderColor = System.Drawing.Color.DarkRed;
this.statusBarAdv1.BorderSingle = System.Windows.Forms.ButtonBorderStyle.Dashed;
this.statusBarAdv1.BorderStyle = System.Windows.Forms.BorderStyle.FixedSingle;
this.statusBarAdv1.BorderSides = System.Windows.Forms.Border3DSide.All;
Me.statusBarAdv1.Border3DStyle = System.Windows.Forms.Border3DStyle.RaisedInner
Me.statusBarAdv1.BorderColor = System.Drawing.Color.DarkRed
Me.statusBarAdv1.BorderSingle = System.Windows.Forms.ButtonBorderStyle.Dashed
Me.statusBarAdv1.BorderStyle = System.Windows.Forms.BorderStyle.FixedSingle
Me.statusBarAdv1.BorderSides = System.Windows.Forms.Border3DSide.All



The border of the StatusBarAdvPanels can also be set to enhance the look and feel of the panels. See Border Settings topic under StatusBarAdvPanel.