Sidebar like in Longhorn?

Posted on 2004-10-07
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Last Modified: 2008-03-06
Hello together

How can I programm a side-bar for XP like there is one in Longhorn?
The Problem ist that it should automatically crop the screen, so if I maximaze a Window it should NOT cover the side-bar...

Is that possible?


Question by:Svenrutten
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Mike Tomlinson earned 260 total points
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You have to create an AppBar and register it with the system using the SHAppBarMessage API:

I don't have an example of this being used in VB.Net though.


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