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i'm making a web browser with a pin tab function,
now when i add 2 tab pages at once it only add an text to the selected one and i have to refresh the browser to add the text to the other one(when selected it).

how do i fix that problem so when i add two tabpages it sets the text to the webpage title which is in the tab page(like chrome or any other browser)
Posted 3-Feb-13 21:22pm
What is a "pin tab function"?
Are you using System.Windows.Forms.TabControl or what? Just look at the documentation thoroughly...
Bart de Lange 4-Feb-13 3:31am
1. to let the users pin their tabs so it opens (they have pin it) when app close and the restarts(like chrome)
2. sorry i don't mentioned it it is the supertabcontrol from devcomponents.dotnetbar
1) I am not familiar with pinning of tabs; as far I can understand it, I don't like the concept very much, as I think it is redundant. You can provide the options of saving all tabs; if the user don't want to save some of them, she/he can remove them.

2) I don't know why would you use 3rd-part tab control if you already have one in FCL which works quite well; if this is a proprietary commercial control, why won't they support you?

Bart de Lange 4-Feb-13 5:01am
I've searched their documantairy but couldn't find anything
What, don't they support their users? And what's wrong with TabControl?
Bart de Lange 5-Feb-13 1:23am
Ok. With the dotnetbar supertabcontrol you can hav diferent tabpage size ( more than what you can achief with itemsize)
And with a webbrowser you can add a icon to the tabpage( and not with a 20 line code just 1) and a simple close button wich you can put on lets say 5 of the 10 tabpages or 1 of the 10 so just on the ones you want(again like google chrome if you pinned their tabs)
And the dotnetbar supports the metroappform(no titlebar but a ribboncontrol as titlebar) all in all its just more you van do than with the standard visual studio things
CHill60 6-Feb-13 8:57am
Any reason why you don't want to email them for support?
Bart de Lange 8-Feb-13 1:43am
Because i already did and i've got this back:
Hello, Bart de Lange

We're sorry for the inconvinience
Please check this link: link
(cant give you only for those who brougt it)

Best regards,

Ive got the link but im not allowed to give it to you
Bart de Lange 8-Feb-13 1:46am
But the link doesmt contain any help.
just som info about what you can do with the tabcontrol

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