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How can I change or set the forecolor, backcolor, TabStyle properties of a tab when using TabbedMDIManager?

Platform: WinForms |
Control: TabbedMDIManager |
Published Date: April 30, 2011 |
Last Revised Date: July 10, 2014

 

For doing this the tabs in the TabbedMDIManager has to be accessed using the TabControlAdded event and then apply styles, colors to the tabs. Please refer the below code snippet which illustrates this:

C#

private void tabbedMDIManager_TabControlAdded(object sender, TabbedMDITabControlEventArgs args)

{

//Set the tabs to use Office 2003 style

args.TabControl.TabStyle = typeof(OneNoteStyleRenderer);

//Set different colors for forecolor, text color and tab panel color

args.TabControl.ForeColor = Color.Black;

args.TabControl.BackColor = Color.Blue;

args.TabControl.TabPanelBackColor = Color.Indigo;

}

VB

Private Sub tabbedMDIManager_TabControlAdded(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal args As TabbedMDITabControlEventArgs)

'Set the tabs to use Office 2003 style

args.TabControl.TabStyle = Type.GetType(OneNoteStyleRenderer)

'Set different colors for forecolor, text color and tab panel color

args.TabControl.ForeColor = Color.Black

args.TabControl.BackColor = Color.Blue

args.TabControl.TabPanelBackColor = Color.Indigo

End Sub

Sample:

http://help.syncfusion.com/support/samples/KB/Tools.Windows/TTStyles/TTStyles.zip

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