This component is the logical suite of the
AlphaGradientPanel published here on CodeProject. It replaces the original
System.Windows.Form.Panel by a nifty glassy one.
No idea, I wanted to have glass.
Using the Code
The panel has three main properties.
- The glass color (
GlassColor) which defines the base tint of the glass panel.
- The glass opacity (
Opacity) which defines the opacity of the panel.
- Whether the mouse cursor is reflected on the panel (
It is mainly used like any other panel would be used.
Points of Interest
It's far from perfect and you are to have a good graphic card to use it, but the effect is kind of cool.