WPF: How to automatically open/close the DropDown-portion of a ComboBox when the mouse enters/leaves the control

by Olaf Rabbachin 2. January 2011 17:20
How to have a ComboBox automatically open its DropDown when the mouse enters the control and how to close it again when the mouse leaves, using an attached behavior. [More]
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WPF (.net)

WPF: Animating objects along a path and connecting them with a line

by Olaf Rabbachin 14. September 2010 19:06
How to work with animated shapes (or Paths), make a shape travel along a pre-defined Path, connect two such animated shapes by a line (connecting both shapes' top-left corner, their center points or a point on their perimeters) and how to use path-figures as a resource. [More]
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WPF (.net)

WPF: adding a watermark (background-image) to the ListView (or ListBox)

by Olaf Rabbachin 2. May 2010 13:42
How to change the ControlTemplate of ListView (or ListBox) so that it displays background image (watermark) in the lower right corner. [More]
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WPF (.net)

WPF: Concatenating multiple fields (bindings)

by Olaf Rabbachin 12. April 2010 17:21
How to use a MultiValueConverter to concatenate multiple fields [More]
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Utilities | WPF (.net)

WPF: WindowHelpers - how to retrieve a window-reference by the window's name and others

by Olaf Rabbachin 16. February 2010 15:56
How to retrieve a window reference by a window's name [More]
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Utilities | Utilities | WPF (.net) | WPF (.net)

WPF: TabControl series - Part 4: Closeable TabItems

by Olaf Rabbachin 15. February 2010 19:10
How to style the WPF TabControl and the TabItems resp. the TabPanel (part four - closeable TabItems) [More]
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TabControl | WPF (.net)

WPF: TabControl series - Part 3: Non-wrapping scrollable TabPanel; TabItem DropDown-Menu

by Olaf Rabbachin 10. February 2010 18:18
How to style the WPF TabControl and the TabItems resp. the TabPanel (part three - non-wrapping scrollable TabPanel; TabItem DropDown-Menu) [More]
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Now using Vimeo for videos

by Olaf Rabbachin 10. February 2010 17:30
Vimeo is now being used for videos that are part of blog articles. [More]
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WPF: ColorHelper - how to retrieve the name of a given color or to retrieve a color by its name

by Olaf Rabbachin 5. February 2010 19:47
How to retrieve the (known) name of a given color and others ... [More]
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Utilities | WPF (.net)

WPF: TabControl series - Part 2: Animating TabItems

by Olaf Rabbachin 26. January 2010 17:36
How to style the WPF TabControl and the TabItems resp. TabItemPanel (part two - animating TabItems) [More]
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TabControl | WPF (.net)

WPF: TabControl Series - Part 1: Colors and Sizes

by Olaf Rabbachin 25. January 2010 14:42
How to style the WPF TabControl and the TabItems resp. the TabPanel (part one - colors and sizes) [More]
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SQL Server: Formatting DateTime values

by Olaf Rabbachin 28. December 2009 19:03
How to easily format datetime values [More]
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SQL Server

WPF: Visualizing arbitrary XML documents in a TreeView control

by Olaf Rabbachin 28. December 2009 14:08
How to load arbitrary XML documents into a WPF TreeView control; how to easily expand/collapse all TreeView nodes; how to utilize the XPath property to filter XML documents [More]
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WPF (.net) | XML

Oops?

by Olaf Rabbachin 29. November 2009 20:37
Welcome-post [More]
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General

Access: Office-constants

by Olaf Rabbachin 30. April 2006 22:18
Office Constants for Automation [More]
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Access/VBA

Access: Enhancing the focus

by Olaf Rabbachin 13. August 2005 22:11
How to enhance the currently focused control [More]
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Access/VBA

Access: A TreeView-Switchboard

by Olaf Rabbachin 10. August 2005 21:56
A TreeView-Switchboard [More]
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Access: Querying external DBs "on the fly"

by Olaf Rabbachin 8. February 2005 21:53
Querying external DBs on the fly [More]
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Access: Tab-Extender

by Olaf Rabbachin 18. December 2004 21:49
Tab-Extender - how to allow the focus to move between controls on different containers (i.e. SubForms) by keyboard [More]
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Access: Network-Monitor

by Olaf Rabbachin 9. August 2004 21:46
How to monitor who is connected to a given backend database [More]
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