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WPF ProcessingContentControl

, 5 Feb 2008
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A ContentControl that displays continuously progressing view when its content is being processed.
ProcessingContentControl_demo

Introduction

Sometimes you want to provide feedback to the user while the data displayed inside a certain control is loaded / processed, updated, etc. An obvious example is media player. ProcessingContentControl lets you achieve this goal.

Using the Code

Host any element inside ProcessingContentControl. Set IsContentProcessing property to toggle processing mode. When the property is set to true, an overlay layer will appear, blocking interaction with the hosted element. The overlay layer displays animated progress view, as shown in the picture above.

Usage Example

<process:ProcessingContentControl IsContentProcessing="True" >
    <... your content here>
</process:ProcessingContentControl> 

History

  • 5th February, 2008: Bug fixes
  • 26th January, 2008: Initial release

License

This article, along with any associated source code and files, is licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)

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About the Author

Yaakov Davis
Software Developer
Israel Israel
Experienced in .Net, C#, WPF, user experience.
 
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Comments and Discussions

 
GeneralCouple of issues PinmemberAndrew Wood4-Feb-08 10:31 
GeneralRe: Couple of issues PinmemberYaakov Davis5-Feb-08 7:11 
GeneralRe: Couple of issues PinmemberAndrew Wood5-Feb-08 11:34 
QuestionNice article! [modified] PinmemberAndrew Wood28-Jan-08 11:27 
GeneralRe: Nice article! Pinmemberyaakov`29-Jan-08 1:27 

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