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Software development matters
Author: Oleg Zhukov Created: 12/20/2006 5:34 AM
This category contains information on user interface libraries and various techniques to make UI better

By Oleg Zhukov on 7/11/2008 1:51 AM

In WinForms controls' overlapping (z-order, in other words) is adjusted easily by calling Control.BringToFront() and Control.SendToBack() methods. In Silverlight 2.0 the way to change z-order is not as straightforward although quite simple too.

First of all the default overlapping is controlled by the order in which controls appear in XAML: each subsequent element is placed on the top of the previous ones, like in the example below:

 

For changing the z-order in the XAML markup the Canvas.ZIndex attached property should be applied to elements. Higher property values place the control on the top of others: 

The same effect can be achieved through the C# code by using Canvas.S ... Read More »

By Oleg Zhukov on 12/20/2006 5:39 AM

My new article is about creating Multi-valued cells with Developer Express grid. See it here.

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