#957 – A Survey of Some List-Based Controls

WPF includes a variety controls that can display lists of items, all of which inherit from ItemsControl.  Below is a sampling of some of these controls.

ItemsControl is the base class for all of the list-based controls and provides basic support for storing a collection of items and displaying them in a simple list.

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HeaderedItemsControl displays a list of items along with some sort of header (typically displayed above the items).

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ToolBar contains a collection of items that a user can interact with.

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Menu and MenuItem allow displaying a list of selectable items in a menu.

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ComboBox allows selecting an item from a dropdown list.

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ListBox allows selecting an item from a visible list.

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DataGrid displays a collection of items in a tabular format.

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TabControl groups user interface content into a set of selectable tabs.

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TreeView displays a collection of items as a hierarchy.

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One Response to #957 – A Survey of Some List-Based Controls

  1. Pingback: #958 – Three Ways to Populate a List Control | 2,000 Things You Should Know About WPF

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