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How to customize background and foreground of dock window caption in DockingManager?

Platform: WPF |
Control: DockingManager |
Published Date: April 30, 2018 |
Last Revised Date: June 20, 2021 |
.NET Framework: 4

DockingManager provides customization properties to change the header background and foreground of dock window.














Used to set the header background color of docked windows. 


Used to set the header background color of selected dock window. 


Used to set the header background color for mouse hover docked window.


Used to set the header foreground color of docked windows.


Used to set the header foreground color for selected dock window.


The following code demonstrates the same. 




<syncfusion:DockingManager  x:Name="dockingmanager" HeaderBackground="Gray" HeaderForeground="Red" HeaderMouseOverBackground="Yellow" SelectedHeaderBackground="Green" HeaderForegroundSelected="Yellow" DockFill="True" >
<ContentControl syncfusion:DockingManager.Header="ToolBox" syncfusion:DockingManager.State="Dock" syncfusion:DockingManager.SideInDockedMode= "Left" />
<ContentControl syncfusion:DockingManager.Header="MainWindow" syncfusion:DockingManager.State="Dock"/>
<ContentControl syncfusion:DockingManager.Header="Properties"  syncfusion:DockingManager.SideInDockedMode="Right" />




Customized docking manager




C#: DockingManagerSample


VB: DockingManagerSample



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