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ToolStripContainer Control

ToolStrip controls feature built-in rafting (sharing of horizontal or vertical space within the tool area when docked) by using the ToolStripContainer.

The topics in this section describe the concepts and techniques that you can use to build ToolStripContainer features into your applications.

ToolStripContainer Control Overview

Provides topics that describe the purpose and main concepts of the Windows Forms ToolStripContainer control.

How to: Add a ToolStripContainer to a Form

Demonstrates adding a ToolStripContainer to an application and adding a control to a specific panel of the ToolStripContainer.

How to: Add a Control to a ToolStripContentPanel

Demonstrates adding a control to the ToolStripContentPanel.


Provides reference documentation for the ToolStripContainer control.


Provides reference documentation for the ToolStripContentPanel of a ToolStripContainer control.


Provides reference documentation for the ToolStripPanel control.