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How to build a Clock control

, 9 Sep 2002
This is a quick guide on how to create your own customizable clock control
clock_dem.zip
ClockDemo
App.ico
ClockDemo.csproj.user
ClockDemo.exe
ClockDemo.suo
clock_src.zip
using System;
using System.Drawing;
using System.Collections;
using System.ComponentModel;
using System.Windows.Forms;
using System.Data;

namespace ClockDemo
{
	/// <summary>
	/// Summary description for Form1.
	/// </summary>
	public class Form1 : System.Windows.Forms.Form
	{
		/// <summary>
		/// Required designer variable.
		/// </summary>
		private System.ComponentModel.Container components = null;

		public Form1()
		{
			//
			// Required for Windows Form Designer support
			//
			InitializeComponent();
            
			Clock clock = new Clock();
			clock.Location = new Point(0,0);
			clock.Size = new Size(160,200);
			clock.ScaleToFit(clock.Size);

			this.Controls.Add(clock);
			//
			// TODO: Add any constructor code after InitializeComponent call
			//
		}

		/// <summary>
		/// Clean up any resources being used.
		/// </summary>
		protected override void Dispose( bool disposing )
		{
			if( disposing )
			{
				if (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()
		{
			// 
			// Form1
			// 
			this.AutoScaleBaseSize = new System.Drawing.Size(5, 13);
			this.ClientSize = new System.Drawing.Size(160, 198);
			this.Name = "Form1";
			this.Text = "Form1";

		}
		#endregion

		/// <summary>
		/// The main entry point for the application.
		/// </summary>
		[STAThread]
		static void Main() 
		{
			Application.Run(new Form1());
		}
	}
}

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Iulian Serban

Romania Romania
I am 18 years old and I have programmed for one year in C++ and MFC.
I am now programming in C# and .NET Framework.

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