Hosting ImageStreamer as Tile Items in Windows Forms Tile Layout

29 Apr 20213 minutes to read

In TileLayout, ImageStreamer control is used as an Item in LayoutGroup. To add the Images into the ImageStreamer, ImagesCollection property is used.

Bitmap collection editor to display items in image streamer

Bitmap in ImageStreamer


Sets the BackColor of the ImageStreamer.

//Gets or sets the back color of the ImageStreamer

this.imageStreamer1.InternalBackColor = System.Drawing.Color.Pink;
'Gets or sets the back color of the ImageStreamer

 Me.imageStreamer1.InternalBackColor = System.Drawing.Color.Pink

Customized backcolor of ImageStreamer


You can specifies the speed of the Slider using SliderSpeed properties of ImageStreamer.

//Gets or sets the SliderSpeed

this.imageStreamer1.SliderSpeed = 100;
'Gets or sets the SliderSpeed
 Me.imageStreamer1.SliderSpeed = 100


Navigator which is used to navigate the slide show direction is shown when the ShowNavigator property is true. To enable this property SlideShow must be true.

// Shows the Navigator

this.imageStreamer1.ShowNavigator = true;

this.imageStreamer1.SlideShow = true;
'Shows the Navigator

 Me.imageStreamer1.ShowNavigator = True
 Me.imageStreamer1.SlideShow = True

Navigation options in ImageStreamer to move next or previous bitmap


This SlideShow property shows all the Images which is loaded in the ImageStreamer.

//Enables the SlideShow

this.imageStreamer1.SlideShow = true;
Enables the SlideShow

Me.imageStreamer1.SlideShow = true


This ImageStreamDirection property gives the ImageStream direction in the SlideShow.

  • LeftToRight
  • RightToLeft
  • TopToBottom
  • BottomToTop
  • HorizontalFlip
//Gets or sets the ImageStream direction

this.imageStreamer1.ImageStreamDirection = Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.ImageStreamer.StreamDirection.HorizontalFlip;
Gets or sets the ImageStream direction

Me.imageStreamer1.ImageStreamDirection = Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.ImageStreamer.StreamDirection.HorizontalFlip

Slide bitmap left to right
Slide bitmap right to left
Slide bitmap top to bottom
Slide bitmap bottom to top
Flip bitmap horizontally in ImageStreamer


ImageStreamer has two types.

  • Normal
  • DoubleHorizontal

In Normal ImageStreamer, one image is displayed at a time.In DoubleHorizontal mode, either we can load two images or single image at a time. If single image is loaded in DoubleHorizontal mode the Image will be resized to this DoubleHorizontal size.

//Gets or sets the ImageStreamer type

this.imageStreamer2.Type = Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.ImageStreamer.ImageStreamerType.Normal;

this.imageStreamer2.Type = Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.ImageStreamer.ImageStreamerType.DoubleHorizontal;
'Gets or sets the ImageStreamer type

Me.imageStreamer1.Type = Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.ImageStreamer.ImageStreamerType.Normal

Me.imageStreamer1.Type = Syncfusion.Windows.Forms.Tools.ImageStreamer.ImageStreamerType.DoubleHorizontal

Dislay one or two image in ImageStreamer