Labeling Individual Windows Forms Controls and Providing Shortcuts to Them

Controls added to Windows Forms have properties and methods that are used to further specialize the user experience. Customizing your user interface to suit the needs of the user is extremely important for well-designed Windows applications.

In This Section

How to: Set the Text Displayed by a Windows Forms Control
Describes how to assign a text label to a control.

How to: Set the Image Displayed by a Windows Forms Control
Explains how to configure a control to display images.

How to: Create Access Keys for Windows Forms Controls
Gives information about creating predefined keyboard shortcuts.

Providing Accessibility Information for Controls on a Windows Form
Gives information about enabling your controls to work with accessibility aids.

Windows Forms Controls
Links to other basic things you can do with controls.

Also see How to: Create Access Keys for Windows Forms Controls Using the Designer, How to: Set the Text Displayed by a Windows Forms Control Using the Designer, How to: Set the Image Displayed by a Windows Forms Control Using the Designer.