DotNetBar Suite for Windows Forms is toolbox of 89 stunning components for creating professional user interface with ease using Visual Studio 2005 through 2015. For over 10 years DotNetBar is helping developers like you create sleek professional Windows Forms (WinForms) user interfaces with unparalleled ease.
March 1st, 2017, Visual Studio 2017 support added.
To get better idea what DotNetBar can do for your applications, please visit our Application Gallery which presents some real world applications that are using DotNetBar Suite.
DotNetBar is world's first component to introduce fully featured Office 2013, Office 2010, Windows 7 and Office 2007 style Ribbon controls, first to provide full Windows XP Theme support, first to provide Diamond Docking Guides for dockable windows etc. With DotNetBar you always get latest advancements in user interface technology in your applications before anyone else. Don't take our word for it, read what others are saying about our products and support...
You get following state-of-the-art components:
World's first set of Metro User Interface controls with Metro Tiles, toolbars, slide panels, forms, completely automatic color scheme generation for unlimited color themes and more. Make applications using the latest user interface style available today.
Office 2013, Office 2010, Windows 7 and Office 2007 Ribbon Control with unlimited color schemes, Backstage Application Menu, Windows Vista Glass support, tab groups, ribbon hyper menus, multi-level KeyTips, complete Quick Access Toolbar (QAT) customization and complete support for Ribbon Menu Tabs
Office 2013 Ribbon Bar control with button groups, popups and more
Office style Super Tooltips control with 18 color styles
Office style SuperGrid powerful and extremely customizable super Data Grid control with nested grids, data-binding, master-detail support, filtering, data-grouping and more...
Advanced TreeView Control with Office styling, fantastic drag & drop support, multi-selection and multi-column support and more...
Schedule/Calendar control Great looking calendar, scheduling control with multi-resource support and powerful recurring appointments engine.
Advanced Property Grid Control Easy appearance customization, property name and value mapping, Office styling and more...
TreeGX control Present hierarchical data in new visually engaging way with TreeGX. You can visualize decision trees, hierarchies, create mind maps or capture and organize ideas, everything within your application using TreeGX.
Auto-hide dockable windows with Diamond Docking Guides. Document Docking with the most flexible split-view docking engine.
CrumbBar™ Control bread-crumb space saving horizontal tree control.
Micro-Charts item and control for super fast (renders over 2000 new charts/second) micro charts that can be added to toolbars, menus and the Ribbon.
Touch keyboard control with multi-touch support, custom layouts and custom rendering.
Knob/dial control Customizable knob control with number of built-in visual styles.
Gauge control with linear and circular gauges, full interactivity, multi-bar and multi-gauge support and more.
Hyper-Menus and Toolbars with Office 2007, VS.NET 2005, Office 2003/XP/2000, Office 2007 style popup Galleries, mini-markup language, Windows XP Theme support, full color customization and much more...
Navigation Pane Control Office 2007, 2003 style container control with collapse/expand functionality built-in
SuperTabControl 6 different styles, 16 per-tab color schemes, full color customization and much more...
Explorer Bar Control World-class Windows XP style Explorer Bar control...
Tab-Strip Control, with 9 different styles including OneNote, Auto-MDI support for tabbed MDI applications and full color customization...
Side Bar Control that has won respect of developers, with 2 layout types, 5 different styles, 18 predefined color schemes, drag & drop support and much more...
BubbleBar control, an elegant toolbar control with easy-to-click buttons that you can't get anywhere else... We released it first in June 2005.
Stand alone Bar. Create status bars just like in Office 2007, toolbars etc.
Expandable Splitter Control for intuitive management of screen real-estate.
Expandable Panel control in Office 2010, 2007, 2003 style, with complete control over appearance.
Multi-functional Panel Control a Who's Who of panel controls. Multiple functions unlimited possibilities...
Balloon/Alert Control the absolute necessity to communicate important information to your end users.
Wizard Control fully featured, completely customizable and flexible Wizard control with RTL support. Adheres to the Wizard97 specification.
ButtonX Control stand-alone button control with drop-down menu, Office 2007, Office 2003, VS.NET 2005 and custom color scheme control.
Color Picker drop-down in Office 2010/2007 style that can be added to ribbon control, toolbars, menus etc. Includes Custom color creation dialog.
Item Panel, a super-flexible control with Office 2010/2007 style, drop-down support and rich layout functionality.
Office 2010/2007 Style Forms for consistent Office 2010 look and feel.
Office 2010/2007 Style check box and radio button control.
Progress bar control in Office 2010, 2007, Office 2003 and VS.NET 2005 like style with marquee and standard progress display abilities.
MessageBox drop-in replacement in Office style for consistent user interface look and feel.
Drop-in replacement for text box in Office style with skinned scrollbars, watermark text support and custom button embedded into the text box.
ComboBoxEx is drop-in replacement for combo box in Office 2013, 2010, 2007 and 2003 style, multi-column and watermark text support.
GroupPanel replacement for group box in Office 2007 style, skinned scrollbars and text-markup support.
Office 2007 style Slider control for consistent user interface look and feel.
Office 2007 style Label control with complete text-markup support and auto-sizing.
Date/Time Picker, control in Office 2007 style with extensive customization options, null value support, custom formatting and much more...
Month-Calendar, control in Office 2007 style with easy custom rendering support, multi-selection, per-day image settings and more...
Double value input, control with custom value formatting, NULL value support, Office 2007 style and more... Use it for currency entry, percentages or any other decimal values.
Integer value input, control with NULL value support, custom buttons, Office 2007 style and more...
Reflection Image Control provides great looking reflections for your images, supports disabled state and extensive background and border styling options.
Reflection Label Control with text-markup, disabled state and extensive background and border styling options.
Horizontal and Vertical Scroll-bar Controls with Office 2007 styling.
Advanced Masked Text Box Controls with Office 2007 styling, drop-down support and custom buttons.
TextBoxDropDown control is a single line Office 2007 style text-box with drop-down support and custom buttons.
ComboTree Control ComboBox with drop-down Tree control and Office 2007 style.
Rating Control 5 Star rating control with average rating display support and text-markup.
WarningBox Control an non-intrusive Office 2007 style warning panel control with text-markup support.
IP Address Input Control Highly customizable formatted and free-text based IP Address Input control.
SuperValidator Control Validate user input without writing any code...
Highlighter Control Highlight any control, or just focused control, using distinctive border.
Commands Component Easy to use Commanding model that helps you separate the User Interface from Application logic. Make sure to check out the RibbonPad sample which demonstrates how to use Commands.
Switch Button control Great looking and fully customizable switch button.
Task-Dialog component that can be used to display information and receive simple input from users. Our task-dialog works anywhere and supports our text-markup for textual headers and content.
Circular Progress control with 5 visual styles and endless and minimum/maximum progress indicator types.
Analog Editable Clock control with 2 visual styles, custom styling and automatic and manual modes.
Color Comb control for color selection from color comb matrix.
Color Blend control for color selection from blended colors matrix.
Time selector control for easy time input and 12 and 24 hours time selection support. Also used as part of our DateTimeInput control.
Office 2007 style ListViewEx control drop-in replacement for ListView control requires no code changes. Not available for .NET Framework 1.0, 1.1.
DataGridViewX, Drop-in replacement for DataGridView control in Office 2007 style including headers, rows and scroll-bars and 11 new column types including data-time and numeric editors.
Calculator control is provides simple and visually pleasing calculator which is also integrated into our SuperGrid and stand-alone numeric editors as drop-down.
Replacement for standard Binding Navigation control so you can have same DotNetBar visual styles throughout your app.
Direct RichTextBox replacement with styled scroll-bars to fit all DotNetBar visual styles.
Toast Notifications component for non-intrusive application messages.
Radial Menu control.
Range Slider control.
Layout control for resolution independent data-entry forms and more.
Progress Steps control to present progress of multi-step process.
Advanced ListBox control.
Token Editor control.
Flyout control to create Outlook style peek popups.
SideNav control to create "hamburger" menu apps and more.
Desktop Alerts component to display alerts on any version of Windows XP and later.
Charts control to create beautiful charts.
TabFormControl create tab based user interfaces.
Written entirely in C# DotNetBar takes full advantage of new .NET architecture and framework and provides easy to use component for you and your end-users. DotNetBar Supports all versions of VS.NET and works great with Visual Studio.NET 2017. Please note that DotNetBar for WinForms is designed and tested for usage in pure .NET Applications started using Application.Run. While it might work in other usage scenarios like Office add-ins etc. its not something we test for or support.
We don't want you to buy DotNetBar before you try it so we are providing fully function trial version of DotNetBar available for download now.
To jump start your usage of DotNetBar we help you with Movie Tutorials to get up to speed and running in minutes.
DotNetBar was announced on Microsoft Tech·Ed 2001 in Atlanta. Read our Press Release for more information. Our .NET products have been officially launched on February 13, 2001. You can read our joint press release with Microsoft here.