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DesignerActionUIService Class

Manages the user interface (UI) for a smart tag panel. This class cannot be inherited.

Namespace:  System.ComponentModel.Design
Assembly:  System.Design (in System.Design.dll)

public sealed class DesignerActionUIService : IDisposable

You can control the display of your designer's ActionLists with the DesignerActionUIService class. DesignerActionUIService provides a straightforward interface for displaying the items for each component, including the following methods and events:

Use the DesignerActionService to manage the DesignerActionList collections associated with your component.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the Refresh method to update a smart tag panel. This example is part of a larger example available in the DesignerActionService class overview.

// Boolean properties are automatically displayed with binary  
// UI (such as a checkbox). 
public bool LockColors
{
    get
    {
        return colLabel.ColorLocked;
    }
    set
    {
        GetPropertyByName("ColorLocked").SetValue(colLabel, value);

        // Refresh the list. 
        this.designerActionUISvc.Refresh(this.Component);
    }
}

System.Object
  System.ComponentModel.Design.DesignerActionUIService

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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