Panel: no dotted-line border in design time?
Posted on 2002-06-27
I'm trying to write a visual component (BorderPanel) that extends the System.Windows.Forms.Panel because I want to have more options for the BorderType property.
This works fine. However during design time, the designer for the System.Windows.Forms.Panel object always draws a dotted-line border around the panel (the reason is that a normal panel doesn't have a border and can not be distinguished on the form otherwise; the dotted line shows the designer where the panel is placed). Can anyone give me some example code how I must override the designer so it does NOT draw the dotted line (because my panel does already have a border).