DesignerActionUIService.ShowUI Method (IComponent)


Displays the smart tag panel for a component.

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

public void ShowUI(
	IComponent component


Type: System.ComponentModel.IComponent

The component whose smart tag panel should be displayed.

If the smart tag panel is currently hidden, the ShowUI method will display the panel. This method raises the DesignerActionUIStateChange event, stipulating Show as the event type.


The HideUI and ShowUI methods are implemented only to raise their corresponding events. The actual functionality is found in the handlers for these events, which are part of the design-time environment.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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