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I am almost searching for a few months about a code snippet to change the standard Winforms border, but I found nothing in the net. I want to realize a rounded border in the bottom of a default winform like Windows Copenhagen concept.

Has anyone an idea how I can do it?[^]

Posted 28-Feb-13 5:34am
Edited 28-Feb-13 5:37am

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Solution 1

I would try the following steps Smile | :) :
- Extending the Non Client Area in Aero[^]
- Setting the Window Region[^]
Michael Keizer at 1-Mar-13 5:51am
Thank you Eugen.
I know how to use the Non Client Area and it's working fine. Therefor I use a PanelControl in the bottom of the Winform and place several other Contols on it. But I don´t know how to use the SetWindowRgn for the rounded border like in my screenshot and on the MSDN website I couldn't find any samples.
Eugen Podsypalnikov at 1-Mar-13 8:08am
Just try it, set a some region to a bordered window :)
See also: .
Michael Keizer at 3-Mar-13 9:01am
I have problems to find a solution out of this sample from that article.
Michael Keizer at 12-Mar-13 7:42am
No further suggestions???
Then I have to look somewhere else

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