Restyle your window

Until recently, creating a custom window style in Windows Presentation Foundation was quite a challenging task. You had to implement the window’s behavior from scratch. Resizing, moving and all other typically window related functionality had to be reinvented and reimplemented just because you wanted the window header bar to look different. You could also (and still can if you …

By Mirek on (tags: style, WindowChrome, WPF, categories: code)

Customizing WPF combo box style

It this post we will try to create a custom combo box style which adjust the look of standard control to our needs. In general we will try to change this standard look of combobox and achieve something like this Great styling examples for combo box, buttons and tab items can be found on Codeplex, which I based my work on. If you are not familiar with styling in wpf there is a l…

By Mirek on (tags: combobox, CustomTemplate, style, WPF, categories: code)