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Embedding third party controls in Ribbon Bar

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96228 Aug 30,2010 02:45 PM UTC Aug 31,2010 12:26 PM UTC WinForms 1
Tags: Tools
Waleed El-Badry
Asked On August 30, 2010 02:45 PM UTC

Can I add any third party controls to ribbon bar?

Lingaraj S [Syncfusion]
Replied On August 31, 2010 12:26 PM UTC

Hi Waleed,

Thank you for your interest in Syncfusion products.

Please try using ToolStripControlHost to achieve your requirement in ToolStripEx as shown below:

LinkLabel lab = new LinkLabel();
lab.Text = 'Test';
lab.Visible = false;
this.toolStripEx26.Items.Add(new ToolStripControlHost(lab));

Refer the sample simple our Dashboard shipped along with below location, implemented in Hosting .NET Controls TabItem.
{Installed Directory}\Windows\Tools.Windows\Samples\2.0\Office 2007 Controls\Ribbon ControlAdv\cs

Please let me know if you have any queries.

Lingaraj S.


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