O'Reilly logo

Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft® Visual C#® 2005 in 24 Hours, Complete Starter Kit by James Foxall

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 8. Using Advanced Controls

What You’ll Learn in This Hour:

  • Creating timers

  • Creating tabbed dialog boxes

  • Storing pictures in an Image List control

  • Building enhanced lists using the List View control

  • Creating hierarchical lists with the Tree View control

The standard controls presented in Hour 7, “Working with Traditional Controls,” enable you to build many types of functional forms. However, to create truly robust and interactive applications, you must use the more advanced controls. As a Windows user, you’ve encountered many of these controls, such as the Tab control, which presents data on tabs, and the Tree View control, which displays hierarchical lists such as the one in Explorer. In this hour, you’ll learn about these advanced controls ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required