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How to persist colors between sessions.

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129451 Mar 18,2017 10:52 PM Mar 20,2017 07:52 AM Windows Forms 1
Tags: TabControlAdv
Rory Russell
Asked On March 18, 2017 10:52 PM


I have a number of TabControlAdv controls in my winforms project. 
It is set to TabStyle = TabRenderMetro
I set the Active Tab color and Inactive Tab color using the smart action on the control and it works correctly.
When I close the vs project and reopen it the active tab and inactive tab colors also reset to
I have tried it with both Themes enabled and disabled. 

If I build the application when I have set thte colors, the applications keeps the colors.
I am using .net 4.5.1 with control version
This has happen consistently in Visual Studio 2015 and is now happening as well in Visual Studio 2017.

How can I get the colors to persist in this control in design?


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Senthil Kumaran Rajan [Syncfusion]
Replied On March 20, 2017 07:52 AM

Hi Rory, 
Thank you for contacting Syncfusion support. 
We considered the behavior “Active and InActiveTabColor has been changed in the designer” as bug and a support incident has been created under your account to track the status of this requirement. Please log on to our support website to check for further updates. 


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