The five screens Control Editor, Control Editor can define the controls. There is little text to grasp, most options are to be selected from selectors, Menu Editor in which you can set your menus, Visu which displays the window, Form Code Editor where code will be generate and Build Project for selected all forms in a single project generated code.
Control Editor has a Edit menu can choose:
Control Editor is limited to 30 controls per Form and it is possible to build a Form. Each Form can be saved, then all forms are recharged in a comprehensive project for the generation of the code.
Controls appear in the selector over New : The selector controls.
All controls are added in the Form Builder. You can Create (New), Add, Edit, Modify or Trash your controls.
Fixed Panel can set a control to a Panel.
The selector tabs lets you select the tab a TabControl.
First, load the file Visu.txt (Edit-> load).
In this case you have the controls accepted by Control Editor.
The content seized in the field Text appears in the controls.
Panels are drawn in grey and blue PictureBox Clear.
Edit controls by selecting controls In the Form Builder, and then clicking Edit.
- Enter a Form
Choose Form in the selector Controls and click New .
If you want to add a TabControl, you must declare
any after the Form. After entering the names of tabs, then you see them
in the selector tabs.
If you want to attach to a panel testing, report
a Panel, then click Fixed Panel.Il appears in yellow with the name of
the Panel. When it is checked, the testing you represent are committed
to the Panel. To establish a control already stated, edit control, then
place the Form Builder Panel and click Fixed Panel.
|Some screens showing how to enter and complete
the TabControl, ListView, ListBox and ComboBox.
Just enter in the Text field Items separated By a comma.
For TabControl, you must add just after the form1.
You can put spaces before and after the legend Tabs and enter compound names.
Once added to the Form Builder, the names of the tabs there Found in the selector tabs in blue, Right from the ScrollBars.
To attach a check to a TabControl, simply Select the name of the tab before adding control.
Hand if you have a panel attached to a TabControl and you want to put a check on the Panel, we should not Select the tab TabControl, only the name of the Panel Panel Fixed now. That is why the chooser mitre is selected when you check Fixed Panel to assign a panel.
- Edition (Edit)
By selecting in the constructor Form controls, you can edit it by clicking Edit or delete clicking Trash.
Two checks are to be noted.
Fixed Panel said the name of the Panel on which control is determined, highlighted in yellow.
A drop-down box selector Tab be colored Blue and gives the name of the tab TabControl on it Control.
Here we have a button (button1) on a panel (panel1), which is on TabControl one (1).
The control panel allows you to link testing which could allow of the alignment easier. It moves the Panel, not the controls.
Here the ComboBox is set at the location X,Y 10.10 of the Panel.
To establish a control panel to be done as :
In Edit mode Fixed Panel mention the name of the Panel.
If you want to attach a control already arrested a Panel must proceed
Once you have completed Form, save it with (Edit menu) Save
Then go on (Edit menu) Code which opens the window Code Editor
The code is generated and can be directly interpreted by C # IDE Mobile.
You have two menu entry, Select to select all the text and Save is Saving format *. css file.
After Select it is necessary to make a Copy (Ctrl C on the keyboard)
and close windows to return to C # IDE mobile. Then paste the code (Ctrl
V keyboard) in C # IDE mobile and make a run.
Then go back to the code to insert routines in your program.
Open Project by selecting the Edit menu-> Project.
- Anchors and Docks
Anchors and Docks are selectable in the bottom of the screen. Simply click on the gray to validate an option. For Anchors the one click at the center validates all sides, clicking the Docks at the center corresponds to Fill. Clicking on a Dock option deselects another. If the Dock is selected it is not necessary to enter the coordinates X, Y. It may be necessary to enter the width and height of Control.
The Splitter control is linked to the Dock. In the picture at Right
there are two, one in yellow and one red. They allow amends the height
and width controls adjacent.
Example: Dock choose a panel at the bottom, then a Splitter dock at the bottom, then a PictureBox dock bottom. Each new control will replace from the bottom of the screen. Entering for the heights Panel and the PictureBox to balance the display and play with the Splitter.
2 - Add a menu
Open Menu Editor (Edit menu) Menu
Then select your entry here File and enter the latter Items
Edit will review an Item.
I hope you have as much fun to use Control Editor as I had To develop it.
Try Control Editor is keeping it!
Mail me: Jean Brunet