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TCP/IP Chat Application Using C#

, 30 Jan 2006 CPOL
This is a LAN chat application with TCP/IP socket programming technology in C#. This application is a multi thread network application and works in a non-blocking way. Public and private chat is also implemented in this code.
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Exit.ico
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Smiely.ico
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��namespace ChatClient

{

    partial class frmMain

    {

        /// <summary>

        /// Required designer variable.

        /// </summary>

        private System.ComponentModel.IContainer components = null;



        /// <summary>

        /// Clean up any resources being used.

        /// </summary>

        /// <param name="disposing">true if managed resources should be disposed; otherwise, false.</param>

        protected override void Dispose(bool disposing)

        {

            if ( disposing && ( components != null ) )

            {

                components.Dispose();

            }

            base.Dispose(disposing);

        }



        #region Windows Form Designer generated code



        /// <summary>

        /// Required method for Designer support - do not modify

        /// the contents of this method with the code editor.

        /// </summary>

        private void InitializeComponent()

        {

            this.components = new System.ComponentModel.Container();

            System.ComponentModel.ComponentResourceManager resources = new System.ComponentModel.ComponentResourceManager(typeof(frmMain));

            this.txtNewMessage = new Proshot.UtilityLib.TextBox();

            this.cnxMnuEdit = new Proshot.UtilityLib.ContextMenuStrip();

            this.mniCopy = new System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem();

            this.mniPaste = new System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem();

            this.lblNewMessage = new Proshot.UtilityLib.Label();

            this.btnSend = new Proshot.UtilityLib.Button();

            this.imgList = new System.Windows.Forms.ImageList(this.components);

            this.btnPrivate = new Proshot.UtilityLib.Button();

            this.mnuMain = new Proshot.UtilityLib.MenuStrip();

            this.mniChat = new System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem();

            this.mniEnter = new System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem();

            this.mniPrivate = new System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem();

            this.mniSave = new System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem();

            this.toolStripMenuItem1 = new System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripSeparator();

            this.mniExit = new System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem();

            this.splitContainer = new System.Windows.Forms.SplitContainer();

            this.lstViwUsers = new Proshot.UtilityLib.ListView();

            this.colIcon = new System.Windows.Forms.ColumnHeader();

            this.colUserName = new System.Windows.Forms.ColumnHeader();

            this.txtMessages = new System.Windows.Forms.RichTextBox();

            this.cnxMniCopy = new Proshot.UtilityLib.ContextMenuStrip();

            this.mniCopyText = new System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem();

            this.cnxMnuEdit.SuspendLayout();

            this.mnuMain.SuspendLayout();

            this.splitContainer.Panel1.SuspendLayout();

            this.splitContainer.Panel2.SuspendLayout();

            this.splitContainer.SuspendLayout();

            this.cnxMniCopy.SuspendLayout();

            this.SuspendLayout();

            // 

            // txtNewMessage

            // 

            this.txtNewMessage.Anchor = ( (System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles)( ( ( System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Bottom | System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Left )

                        | System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Right ) ) );

            this.txtNewMessage.BorderWidth = 1F;

            this.txtNewMessage.ContextMenuStrip = this.cnxMnuEdit;

            this.txtNewMessage.FloatValue = 0;

            this.txtNewMessage.Location = new System.Drawing.Point(204 , 427);

            this.txtNewMessage.Name = "txtNewMessage";

            this.txtNewMessage.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(353 , 21);

            this.txtNewMessage.TabIndex = 1;

            // 

            // cnxMnuEdit

            // 

            this.cnxMnuEdit.Items.AddRange(new System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripItem [] {

            this.mniCopy,

            this.mniPaste});

            this.cnxMnuEdit.Name = "cnxMnuEdit";

            this.cnxMnuEdit.RightToLeft = System.Windows.Forms.RightToLeft.Yes;

            this.cnxMnuEdit.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(130 , 48);

            // 

            // mniCopy

            // 

            this.mniCopy.Name = "mniCopy";

            this.mniCopy.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(129 , 22);

            this.mniCopy.Text = "�~� E*F";

            this.mniCopy.Click += new System.EventHandler(this.mniCopy_Click);

            // 

            // mniPaste

            // 

            this.mniPaste.Name = "mniPaste";

            this.mniPaste.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(129 , 22);

            this.mniPaste.Text = "'F/'.*F E*F";

            this.mniPaste.Click += new System.EventHandler(this.mniPaste_Click);

            // 

            // lblNewMessage

            // 

            this.lblNewMessage.Anchor = ( (System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles)( ( ( System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Bottom | System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Left )

                        | System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Right ) ) );

            this.lblNewMessage.AutoSize = true;

            this.lblNewMessage.BorderWidth = 1F;

            this.lblNewMessage.Location = new System.Drawing.Point(137 , 430);

            this.lblNewMessage.Name = "lblNewMessage";

            this.lblNewMessage.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(56 , 13);

            this.lblNewMessage.TabIndex = 2;

            this.lblNewMessage.Text = "Message :";

            // 

            // btnSend

            // 

            this.btnSend.Anchor = ( (System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles)( ( System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Bottom | System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Right ) ) );

            this.btnSend.ImageAlign = System.Drawing.ContentAlignment.MiddleRight;

            this.btnSend.ImageKey = "SendMessage.ico";

            this.btnSend.ImageList = this.imgList;

            this.btnSend.Location = new System.Drawing.Point(563 , 426);

            this.btnSend.Name = "btnSend";

            this.btnSend.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(67 , 23);

            this.btnSend.TabIndex = 3;

            this.btnSend.Text = "Send";

            this.btnSend.TextAlign = System.Drawing.ContentAlignment.MiddleLeft;

            this.btnSend.UseVisualStyleBackColor = true;

            this.btnSend.Click += new System.EventHandler(this.btnSend_Click);

            // 

            // imgList

            // 

            this.imgList.ImageStream = ( (System.Windows.Forms.ImageListStreamer)( resources.GetObject("imgList.ImageStream") ) );

            this.imgList.TransparentColor = System.Drawing.Color.Transparent;

            this.imgList.Images.SetKeyName(0 , "Smiely.png");

            this.imgList.Images.SetKeyName(1 , "Private.ico");

            this.imgList.Images.SetKeyName(2 , "SendMessage.ico");

            this.imgList.Images.SetKeyName(3 , "Enter.ico");

            this.imgList.Images.SetKeyName(4 , "Exit.ico");

            // 

            // btnPrivate

            // 

            this.btnPrivate.Anchor = ( (System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles)( ( System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Bottom | System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Left ) ) );

            this.btnPrivate.ImageAlign = System.Drawing.ContentAlignment.MiddleRight;

            this.btnPrivate.ImageKey = "Private.ico";

            this.btnPrivate.ImageList = this.imgList;

            this.btnPrivate.Location = new System.Drawing.Point(6 , 424);

            this.btnPrivate.Name = "btnPrivate";

            this.btnPrivate.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(123 , 23);

            this.btnPrivate.TabIndex = 6;

            this.btnPrivate.Text = "Private Chat";

            this.btnPrivate.UseVisualStyleBackColor = true;

            this.btnPrivate.Click += new System.EventHandler(this.btnPrivate_Click);

            // 

            // mnuMain

            // 

            this.mnuMain.BackgroundImage = ( (System.Drawing.Image)( resources.GetObject("mnuMain.BackgroundImage") ) );

            this.mnuMain.Items.AddRange(new System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripItem [] {

            this.mniChat});

            this.mnuMain.Location = new System.Drawing.Point(0 , 0);

            this.mnuMain.Name = "mnuMain";

            this.mnuMain.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(635 , 24);

            this.mnuMain.TabIndex = 7;

            // 

            // mniChat

            // 

            this.mniChat.DropDownItems.AddRange(new System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripItem [] {

            this.mniEnter,

            this.mniPrivate,

            this.mniSave,

            this.toolStripMenuItem1,

            this.mniExit});

            this.mniChat.Name = "mniChat";

            this.mniChat.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(42 , 20);

            this.mniChat.Text = "Chat";

            // 

            // mniEnter

            // 

            this.mniEnter.Image = ( (System.Drawing.Image)( resources.GetObject("mniEnter.Image") ) );

            this.mniEnter.Name = "mniEnter";

            this.mniEnter.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(152 , 22);

            this.mniEnter.Text = "Login";

            this.mniEnter.Click += new System.EventHandler(this.mniEnter_Click);

            // 

            // mniPrivate

            // 

            this.mniPrivate.Image = ( (System.Drawing.Image)( resources.GetObject("mniPrivate.Image") ) );

            this.mniPrivate.Name = "mniPrivate";

            this.mniPrivate.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(152 , 22);

            this.mniPrivate.Text = "Private";

            this.mniPrivate.Click += new System.EventHandler(this.mniPrivate_Click);

            // 

            // mniSave

            // 

            this.mniSave.Image = ( (System.Drawing.Image)( resources.GetObject("mniSave.Image") ) );

            this.mniSave.Name = "mniSave";

            this.mniSave.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(152 , 22);

            this.mniSave.Text = "Save";

            this.mniSave.Click += new System.EventHandler(this.mniSave_Click);

            // 

            // toolStripMenuItem1

            // 

            this.toolStripMenuItem1.Name = "toolStripMenuItem1";

            this.toolStripMenuItem1.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(149 , 6);

            // 

            // mniExit

            // 

            this.mniExit.Image = ( (System.Drawing.Image)( resources.GetObject("mniExit.Image") ) );

            this.mniExit.Name = "mniExit";

            this.mniExit.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(152 , 22);

            this.mniExit.Text = "Exit";

            this.mniExit.Click += new System.EventHandler(this.mniExit_Click);

            // 

            // splitContainer

            // 

            this.splitContainer.Anchor = ( (System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles)( ( ( ( System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Top | System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Bottom )

                        | System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Left )

                        | System.Windows.Forms.AnchorStyles.Right ) ) );

            this.splitContainer.Location = new System.Drawing.Point(3 , 24);

            this.splitContainer.Name = "splitContainer";

            // 

            // splitContainer.Panel1

            // 

            this.splitContainer.Panel1.Controls.Add(this.lstViwUsers);

            this.splitContainer.Panel1.RightToLeft = System.Windows.Forms.RightToLeft.No;

            this.splitContainer.Panel1MinSize = 130;

            // 

            // splitContainer.Panel2

            // 

            this.splitContainer.Panel2.Controls.Add(this.txtMessages);

            this.splitContainer.Panel2.RightToLeft = System.Windows.Forms.RightToLeft.No;

            this.splitContainer.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(627 , 394);

            this.splitContainer.SplitterDistance = 130;

            this.splitContainer.TabIndex = 8;

            // 

            // lstViwUsers

            // 

            this.lstViwUsers.Activation = System.Windows.Forms.ItemActivation.OneClick;

            this.lstViwUsers.Alignment = System.Windows.Forms.ListViewAlignment.Default;

            this.lstViwUsers.Columns.AddRange(new System.Windows.Forms.ColumnHeader [] {

            this.colIcon,

            this.colUserName});

            this.lstViwUsers.Dock = System.Windows.Forms.DockStyle.Fill;

            this.lstViwUsers.FullRowSelect = true;

            this.lstViwUsers.HeaderStyle = System.Windows.Forms.ColumnHeaderStyle.None;

            this.lstViwUsers.HideSelection = false;

            this.lstViwUsers.LabelWrap = false;

            this.lstViwUsers.Location = new System.Drawing.Point(0 , 0);

            this.lstViwUsers.MultiSelect = false;

            this.lstViwUsers.Name = "lstViwUsers";

            this.lstViwUsers.RightToLeftLayout = true;

            this.lstViwUsers.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(130 , 394);

            this.lstViwUsers.SmallImageList = this.imgList;

            this.lstViwUsers.TabIndex = 8;

            this.lstViwUsers.UseCompatibleStateImageBehavior = false;

            this.lstViwUsers.View = System.Windows.Forms.View.Details;

            this.lstViwUsers.DoubleClick += new System.EventHandler(this.btnPrivate_Click);

            // 

            // colIcon

            // 

            this.colIcon.Text = "";

            this.colIcon.Width = 23;

            // 

            // colUserName

            // 

            this.colUserName.Text = "";

            this.colUserName.Width = 85;

            // 

            // txtMessages

            // 

            this.txtMessages.BorderStyle = System.Windows.Forms.BorderStyle.FixedSingle;

            this.txtMessages.ContextMenuStrip = this.cnxMniCopy;

            this.txtMessages.Dock = System.Windows.Forms.DockStyle.Fill;

            this.txtMessages.Location = new System.Drawing.Point(0 , 0);

            this.txtMessages.Name = "txtMessages";

            this.txtMessages.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(493 , 394);

            this.txtMessages.TabIndex = 9;

            this.txtMessages.Text = "";

            // 

            // cnxMniCopy

            // 

            this.cnxMniCopy.Items.AddRange(new System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripItem [] {

            this.mniCopyText});

            this.cnxMniCopy.Name = "cnxMniCopy";

            this.cnxMniCopy.RightToLeft = System.Windows.Forms.RightToLeft.Yes;

            this.cnxMniCopy.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(116 , 26);

            // 

            // mniCopyText

            // 

            this.mniCopyText.Name = "mniCopyText";

            this.mniCopyText.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(115 , 22);

            this.mniCopyText.Text = "�~� E*F";

            this.mniCopyText.Click += new System.EventHandler(this.mniCopyText_Click);

            // 

            // frmMain

            // 

            this.AutoScaleDimensions = new System.Drawing.SizeF(6F , 13F);

            this.AutoScaleMode = System.Windows.Forms.AutoScaleMode.Font;

            this.ClientSize = new System.Drawing.Size(635 , 459);

            this.Controls.Add(this.splitContainer);

            this.Controls.Add(this.btnPrivate);

            this.Controls.Add(this.txtNewMessage);

            this.Controls.Add(this.btnSend);

            this.Controls.Add(this.lblNewMessage);

            this.Controls.Add(this.mnuMain);

            this.Font = new System.Drawing.Font("Tahoma" , 8.25F , System.Drawing.FontStyle.Regular , System.Drawing.GraphicsUnit.Point , ( (byte)( 177 ) ));

            this.MinimumSize = new System.Drawing.Size(643 , 493);

            this.Name = "frmMain";

            this.RightToLeft = System.Windows.Forms.RightToLeft.No;

            this.RightToLeftLayout = true;

            this.ShowIcon = false;

            this.StartPosition = System.Windows.Forms.FormStartPosition.CenterScreen;

            this.Text = "Public Room";

            this.FormClosing += new System.Windows.Forms.FormClosingEventHandler(this.frmMain_FormClosing);

            this.cnxMnuEdit.ResumeLayout(false);

            this.mnuMain.ResumeLayout(false);

            this.mnuMain.PerformLayout();

            this.splitContainer.Panel1.ResumeLayout(false);

            this.splitContainer.Panel2.ResumeLayout(false);

            this.splitContainer.ResumeLayout(false);

            this.cnxMniCopy.ResumeLayout(false);

            this.ResumeLayout(false);

            this.PerformLayout();



        }



        #endregion



        private Proshot.UtilityLib.TextBox txtNewMessage;

        private Proshot.UtilityLib.Label lblNewMessage;

        private Proshot.UtilityLib.Button btnSend;

        private Proshot.UtilityLib.Button btnPrivate;

        private System.Windows.Forms.ImageList imgList;

        private Proshot.UtilityLib.MenuStrip mnuMain;

        private System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem mniChat;

        private System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem mniEnter;

        private System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem mniSave;

        private System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripSeparator toolStripMenuItem1;

        private System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem mniExit;

        private System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem mniPrivate;

        private System.Windows.Forms.SplitContainer splitContainer;

        private Proshot.UtilityLib.ListView lstViwUsers;

        private System.Windows.Forms.ColumnHeader colIcon;

        private System.Windows.Forms.ColumnHeader colUserName;

        private System.Windows.Forms.RichTextBox txtMessages;

        private Proshot.UtilityLib.ContextMenuStrip cnxMnuEdit;

        private System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem mniCopy;

        private System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem mniPaste;

        private Proshot.UtilityLib.ContextMenuStrip cnxMniCopy;

        private System.Windows.Forms.ToolStripMenuItem mniCopyText;

    }

}



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