The RadialMenu control, a menu that can be configured with familiar items for quick access, is being introduced in Windows Forms platform with the Essential Studio Volume 2, 2014 release.
What Is a Radial Menu?
A hierarchical menu in a circular layout typically used as a context menu, which can display more menu items in the same space.
Fig 1: Radial Menu
· Configurable Menu Items
Menu items can itself be used as a menu and can be used as Checkbox/Radiobutton.
Fig 2: Radial Menu Items in Checked state.
· Radial Menu Slider
This can be used to select a numerical value. Typically Font size can be customized by using this. There are two types of Styles available in Radial Menu Slider.
· Default – Radial Menu Slider will be displayed in default slider UI by default.
Fig 3: Radial Menu Slider with Default style
· Frame – Radial Menu Slider will be displayed in advanced frame style.
Fig 4: Radial Menu Slider with Frame style
· Radial Font List Box
This can be used to select the Font. Generally fonts can be updated using this.
Fig 5: Radial Font List Box
· Radial Color Palette
This can be used to choose a color. There are two levels of color collection available and it will also support custom colors.
Fig 6: Radial Color Palette