Free XP Themed Windows Forms Controls

I bet I’ve mentioned these before, but the joy of rediscovery is the positive side of a poor memory… Christopher Frazier pointed to these in a email discussion today, and I thought you might be interested!

SteepValley.NET: XP Common Controls

The XP Common Controls are a collection of themed and unthemed controls that are currently missing from the Visual Studio IDE…

The new Release of Version 2.0 from Sept. 9th, 2004 includes several new features including:

  • New Namespace
  • fully editable themed properties
  • XPListView enhancements
  • new controls
  • more…

This project is available for free including the source code.

Author: Duncan Mackenzie

I'm the Developer Lead for the Channel 9 team, formerly worked on MSDN as a developer, content strategist and author.

5 thoughts on “Free XP Themed Windows Forms Controls”

  1. May I use this as a signature in my emails?

    “…the joy of rediscovery is the positive side of a poor memory… ” -Duncan Mackenzie

  2. Hey I’m making an internet cafe application, and I’m having a hard time running an application(winlocker) from servre to host.. Can you give me some sample (winsock) codes please….

    Thank you….
    God Bless

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