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How can I change the appearance of the DockTabControl?

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


The DockTabControl appearance can be changed using the following properties:

  • DockTabFont - Used to Change the font of the dockd tab.
  • DockTabHeight - Used to change the height of the dockd tab.
  • DockTabAlignment - Used to change the aligmnent of the dockd tab.

Please refer the below code snippet which illustrates this:


// Change the Font of DockTab

this.dockingManager1.DockTabFont=new Font("Verdana",12);

// Change the Height of DockTab

this.dockingManager1.DockTabHeight = 20;


' Change the Font of DockTab

Me.DockingManager1.DockTabFont=new Font("Verdana",12)

' Change the Height oft DockTab

Me.DockingManager1.DockTabHeight = 20



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