SandRibbon User Guide

This documentation is intended to be an introduction and user guide to the SandRibbon library. It will get you accustomed to working with the control and its architecture. For detailed documentation on specific topics and members, please refer to the class library reference that was installed with the SandRibbon package.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Goals
    2. Controls and Widgets
    3. Managers and the RibbonForm
  2. Getting Started
    1. Ribbon Elements
    2. Drag and Drop
    3. Learning Layouts
    4. Buttons
    5. Accessibility
  3. Taking Control
    1. Making your Application Unique
    2. Contextual Tabs
    3. Super ToolTips and Help
  4. Items Reference
    1. StripLayout
    2. RibbonChunk
    3. ButtonGroup
    4. Gallery
    5. ControlContainerBase
    6. ComboBox and WindowsComboBox
    7. Button
    8. ColorPicker
    9. GalleryButton
    10. Label
    11. Hyperlink
    12. Slider
  5. Popups and Menus
    1. Popup Architecture
    2. Associated Popups and Context Popups
    3. Menu and MenuItem
    4. Resizable Popups
    5. Live Preview
    6. Galleries
  6. Rendering
    1. Drawing and Measuring
    2. Text Operations
    3. Renderers
    4. Color Tables
  7. Customization
    1. Fixed Customization
    2. Introducing Shortcuts
    3. Full Customization
    4. Standard Shortcuts
    5. Persisting Ribbon State