Custom and User Controls in Device Projects

The .NET Compact Framework provides healthy support for creating and customizing controls for Windows Forms projects.

User Controls

You can create and add user controls to your managed device projects in the same way you would for desktop projects. For more information, see How to: Author Composite Controls.

Custom Controls

The .NET Compact Framework provides several ways to customize controls. For more information, see Custom Control Development.

See Also


Walkthrough: Authoring User Controls for Devices

Walkthrough: Adding a Simple Attribute to a User Control

Other Resources

Developing Windows Forms Controls at Design Time

Designing and Viewing Classes and Types

Programming for Devices Using the .NET Compact Framework