WPF Ribbon (October Update Available)

October 2010 update of WPF Ribbon (on codeplex) is now available for download. The updates include: ·         Ribbon Targets .NET  4.0 as well ·         Ribbon targeting 4.0 takes advantage of the ClearType in WPF ·         Ribbon now works in VS2010 Express editions ·         Stylistic fixes ·         Rendering fixes ·         …    Share this post  

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Using RibbonGallery Control

The Ribbon Control is a pretty big control owing to the complexity of the Ribbon design guidelines. You can give it a try by downloading from LINK While there are several things to blog about, this post will focus on RibbonGallery. The download provides a sample that covers all features by implementing the Office Ribbon….

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WPF Ribbon Basics

  The WPF Ribbon control is easy to use once you get the basics of it. The structure is simple <ribbon:Ribbon x:Name=”Ribbon” >     <ribbon:Ribbon.ApplicationMenu>         <ribbon:RibbonApplicationMenu SmallImageSource=”Images\SmallIcon.png” >             <ribbon:RibbonApplicationMenuItem Header=”Open _File” ImageSource=”Images\LargeIcon.png”/>         </ribbon:RibbonApplicationMenu>     </ribbon:Ribbon.ApplicationMenu>     <ribbon:RibbonTab Header=”Home”>         <ribbon:RibbonGroup Header=”Group1″>   So you have Ribbon, Menu, RibbonTab, and then the Ribbon…

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Ribbon Control Design Time Experience

The Ribbon Control is now available to the public for download. If you havent taken a look yet, would definitely recommend it. A neat thing about this release is that it includes a design time plugin to VS. So out of the box you have a template in VS, when creating a new project The…

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