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Button Controls
General
Posted: 20 Jul 2010   Updated: 5 Jan 2012   Views: 181,843   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 86   Popularity: 9.53
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 115   Downloaded: 11,219
Label control with built-in effects like MouseOver, Shadow, Outer Glow, and Pulse Glow.
Posted: 3 Jun 2008   Updated: 19 Mar 2015   Views: 641,437   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 129   Popularity: 10.20
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 226   Downloaded: 43,342
This is a simple to use custom button control, but with a lot of visual design options.
List Controls
Custom Draw
Posted: 1 Apr 2009   Updated: 7 Apr 2009   Views: 78,920   Rating: 4.87/5    Votes: 19   Popularity: 6.11
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 52   Downloaded: 2,571
ListView has a pointer for drop location, alternating row coloring, and custom drag cursor.
Miscellaneous
Colour Selection Controls
Posted: 1 Oct 2008   Updated: 12 Jan 2012   Views: 100,521   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 41   Popularity: 7.90
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 77   Downloaded: 3,182
An RGB/HSB color selection control with an eye-dropper and quick swatches.
Custom Controls
Posted: 7 Apr 2009   Updated: 16 Mar 2015   Views: 261,863   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 60   Popularity: 8.65
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 80   Downloaded: 12,894
TrackBar with custom coloring, value display, label, and increment buttons.
Design
Posted: 30 Mar 2015   Updated: 30 Mar 2015   Views: 17,200   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 9   Popularity: 4.77
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 15   Downloaded: 1,046
Interactive Design Time Control Overlays to make editing custom controls easier.
General
Posted: 1 Mar 2009   Updated: 17 Sep 2011   Views: 154,945   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 49   Popularity: 8.21
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 123   Downloaded: 9,075
Create Graphic Replacement for standard Cursor
Posted: 4 Sep 2010   Updated: 4 Oct 2011   Views: 73,680   Rating: 4.80/5    Votes: 31   Popularity: 7.10
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 48   Downloaded: 4,945
Simulates standard titlebar on a borderless form for easy placement of additional controls on the titlebar, freeing up space on the form. It can also be put on a panel to simulate an MDI Form.
Posted: 31 Aug 2008   Updated: 18 Jan 2012   Views: 134,522   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 61   Popularity: 8.77
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 164   Downloaded: 3,998
How to use UITypeEditors, Smart Tags, ControlDesigner Verbs, and Expandable Properties to make design-time editing easier.
Posted: 1 Aug 2008   Updated: 1 Aug 2012   Views: 76,430   Rating: 4.90/5    Votes: 28   Popularity: 7.09
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 57   Downloaded: 3,805
How to create a ColorBlend and two color blending UserControls to make it easier.
Range Selectors
Posted: 2 Jun 2008   Updated: 2 Jun 2008   Views: 45,231   Rating: 4.87/5    Votes: 31   Popularity: 7.12
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 60   Downloaded: 1,958
A custom control to graphically select a ratings value.
Progress Controls
General
Posted: 30 May 2008   Updated: 8 Jun 2011   Views: 193,694   Rating: 4.75/5    Votes: 37   Popularity: 7.38
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 118   Downloaded: 14,801
Easy to use ProgressBar Control with many properties
Static & Panel Controls
Custom Controls
Posted: 25 Apr 2012   Updated: 28 Feb 2019   Views: 88,223   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 49   Popularity: 8.27
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 66   Downloaded: 7,044
A custom Panel that creates a glow effect around a child control or a drop shadow when it receives focus
General
Posted: 1 Oct 2008   Updated: 1 Oct 2008   Views: 60,501   Rating: 4.84/5    Votes: 17   Popularity: 5.69
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 51   Downloaded: 2,374
A ComboBox like dropdown control that controls can be dropped onto and arranged at design time.
Posted: 1 Jan 2009   Updated: 1 Jan 2009   Views: 98,959   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 33   Popularity: 7.46
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 63   Downloaded: 4,241
This control makes it possible to layout the controls in a ToolStripDropDown at design time.
General Graphics
Image Display
Posted: 2 Jul 2008   Updated: 2 Jul 2008   Views: 55,505   Rating: 4.85/5    Votes: 11   Popularity: 5.05
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 23   Downloaded: 1,744
Add outlined text to an image, rotate it, and move it around with the mouse.
Posted: 9 Jul 2011   Updated: 4 Nov 2011   Views: 95,300   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 31   Popularity: 7.33
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 46   Downloaded: 3,184
Add Annotations or Watermarks to an Image using VB.NET
Date and Time
General
Posted: 21 Aug 2009   Updated: 8 Feb 2012   Views: 112,631   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 38   Popularity: 7.34
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 67   Downloaded: 3,482
Stop using the DateTimePicker for time values. This control makes it easy to pick a time, and if you act now, get the matching Nullable gDateTimePicker at no extra cost.
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Programming Tips
General
Posted: 18 Jul 2010   Updated: 18 Jul 2010   Views: 6,720   Rating: 4.86/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.92
Licence: The Code Project Open License (CPOL)      Bookmarked: 3   Downloaded: 0
Here is an alternate I like to use. Private Function TranslateFileSize(ByVal size As Double) As String Try Dim filesizename() As String = {" Bytes", " KB", " MB", " GB", " TB", " PB", " EB", " ZB", " YB"} Dim pow As Double = Math.Floor(Math.Log(size,...
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SSDiver2112
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I first got hooked on programing with the TI994A. After it finally lost all support I reluctantly moved to the Apple IIe. Thank You BeagleBros for getting me through. I wrote programs for my Scuba buisness during this time. Currently I am a Database manager and software developer. I started with VBA and VB6 and now having fun with VB.NET/WPF/C#...