Control Choice - Do you have a consistent look on your buttons? (Windows Forms Only)
  v1.0 Posted at 27/11/2012 7:57 PM by Rebecca Liu
Question: What is wrong with this Picture?
Inconsistent Button FlatStyles
Figure: What is wrong?
Answer: There are three different types of buttons in the Application:
  • Next > - Default Window Style
  • Preview - .NET Flat Style
  • Cancel - Window XP Style
bad divider
Figure: Even labels need to use FlatStyle.System. Can you spot the wrong label?
See our Rules to Better Windows Forms to implement XP Themes in .NET.
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