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TableLayoutPanel substitute for Compact Framework

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I was formely programming applications for PC and now I started programming for Mobile devices. As I work with a lot of different devices I encounter different screen sizes and resolutions on those devices. On pc I handled differen Form sizes with TableLayoutPanel (to adjust the size and shape of controls on Form). On Compact Framework there is no TableLayoutPanel ! Is there some 3rd party substitute? If nobody knows, then I am interested how do you handle the programms visual interface with different screens.

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Janez Grudnik
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MSDN: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa454895.aspx
Blog: http://www.clariusconsulting.net/blogs/kzu/archive/2006/05/09/OrientationAwareIntroduction.aspx

SDK has few samples about it.

If we will go a bit deeper - your application is a full-screen application that receives  notifications from Windows about the size change. So you may react somehow. I think, you will need to write a code that will lay out your controls.

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