Contents tagged with Window Forms

  • Microsoft Health Common User Interface

    I recently heard about a set of controls that is being made freely available via CodePlex with the goal of improving the usability and consistency of medical software applications.  The Microsoft Health Common User Interface (CUI) includes a suite of rich controls and guidance for building user interfaces that follow a standard approach to user interface design.  The CodePlex Project for MSCUI includes the controls library.  The controls are freely available and open source, so they provide a great value beyond just health care applications, since they include commonly required items like a DateInputBox and a TimeInputBox.  The controls are available as both WebForms and … more

  • Acropolis CTP Available

    Acropolis CTP 1 is now available.  From the source: The Microsoft code name “Acropolis” Community Technology Preview 1 is a set of components and tools that make it easier for developers to build and manage modular, business focused, client .NET applications. Acropolis is part of the “.NET Client Futures” wave of releases, our preview of upcoming technologies for Windows client development. Acropolis builds on the rich capabilities of Microsoft Windows and the .NET Framework, including Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), by providing tools and pre-built components that help developers quickly assemble applications from loosely-coupled parts and services. With … more