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Fixed positions vs relative positions under WinForms

Ahmet Ekrem SABAN
Last Modified: 2012-05-12

I am working on my first C# project that uses Windows Forms. I have already designed and partially implemented a number of screen masks with Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 by placing the elements of the toolbox, giving the variables proper names, etc. etc.

Now, I want that the whole design is a little bit more flexible. Instead of a fix position of a group box at the fixed location of 1052, 34, say, I want the positioning to be proportional of the window size.

There is a trivial and tedious way to go through all screen masks, especially through the MVS2010-generated method InitializeComponent(), and change all the positionings and sizes to the appropriate percentage of the screen width and height.

Well, this can be done, but I am asking for a more easy and probably automatic way of changing a design from "fixed" to "flexible". Do you know an easy way to switch from one way to another?

Thank you for your help!
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