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How to customize the backcolor of selected item in XPTaskBar?

Platform: WinForms |
Control: XPTaskbar |
Published Date: May 15, 2018 |
Last Revised Date: May 15, 2018 |
.NET Framework: 4

SelectedItem backcolor can be customized while applying Office2007/ Office2010 theme to XPTaskBar. It can be achieved by setting the XPTaskBarBoxActiveHighlightedItemColor property from Office2007/ Office2010ColorTable using reflection. The following code demonstrates the same.


Code Example: [C#]



Code Example: [VB]





Figure 1: Selected item background color customized in Office2007VisualStyle XPTaskBar.


Figure 2: Selected item background color customized in Office2010VisualStyle XPTaskBar.




C#:  XPTaskBarExample


VB: XPTaskBarExample




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