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TabControl Control (Windows Forms)

Visual Studio .NET 2003

The Windows Forms TabControl displays multiple tabs, like dividers in a notebook or labels in a set of folders in a filing cabinet. The tabs can contain pictures and other controls.

In This Section

Introduction to the Windows Forms TabControl
Explains what this control is and its key features and properties.
Adding a Control to a Tab Page
Gives directions for displaying controls on tab pages.
Adding and Removing Tabs with the Windows Forms TabControl
Gives directions for adding and removing tabs in the designer or in code.
Changing the Appearance of the Windows Forms TabControl
Gives directions for adjusting properties that affect the appearance of individual tabs.
Disabling Tab Pages Programmatically
Explains how to restrict access to a tab page, possibly based on user credentials.

Related Sections

Dialog Boxes in Windows Forms
Provides a list of tasks for dialog boxes, which often display tabs.
Controls You Can Use On Windows Forms
Provides a complete list of Windows Forms controls, with links to information on their use.
TabControl Class
Describes this class and has links to all its members.