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Oct 072011

So the next step is to see if I can add picture box / image controls programmatically and set the properties on them.

I managed to get this :


With this fairly straightforward bit of code :

PictureBox pbox1 = new PictureBox();
pbox1.Location = new Point(340, 109);
pbox1.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(160, 272);
pbox1.ImageLocation =
    @"C:My Dropboxcode~CodingDocsBackgroundReadingPicture 2.jpg";
pbox1.SizeMode = PictureBoxSizeMode.StretchImage;
pbox1.BorderStyle = BorderStyle.FixedSingle;

PictureBox pbox2 = new PictureBox();
pbox2.Location = new Point(640, 109);
pbox2.Size = new System.Drawing.Size(160, 272);
pbox2.ImageLocation =
    @"C:My Dropboxcode~CodingDocsBackgroundReadingPicture 3.jpg";
pbox2.SizeMode = PictureBoxSizeMode.StretchImage;
pbox2.BorderStyle = BorderStyle.FixedSingle;

All it required was quick look on MSDN.  See the reference below.  Now for the hard part.. working out how to divide the screen real estate up into 6 equal sizes, and add the controls and images for those.

    Time Spent So Far : 70 minutes


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