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DocumentDesigner Class

Base designer class for extending the design mode behavior of, and providing a root-level design mode view for, a Control that supports nested controls and should receive scroll messages.

For a list of all members of this type, see DocumentDesigner Members.


[Visual Basic]
Public Class DocumentDesigner
   Inherits ScrollableControlDesigner
   Implements IRootDesigner, IToolboxUser
public class DocumentDesigner : ScrollableControlDesigner,
   IRootDesigner, IToolboxUser
public __gc class DocumentDesigner : public
   ScrollableControlDesigner, IRootDesigner, IToolboxUser
public class DocumentDesigner extends ScrollableControlDesigner
   implements IRootDesigner, IToolboxUser

Thread Safety

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


This designer is a root designer, meaning that it provides the root-level design mode view for the associated document when it is viewed in design mode.

You can associate a designer with a type using a DesignerAttribute. For an overview of customizing design time behavior, see Enhancing Design-Time Support.


Namespace: System.Windows.Forms.Design

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

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

See Also

DocumentDesigner Members | System.Windows.Forms.Design Namespace | ComponentDesigner | ControlDesigner | ParentControlDesigner | ScrollableControlDesigner | IDesigner | IRootDesigner | DesignerAttribute