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Locate your wbocx.lic file, and put it in the system directory. This should be the System32 directory.
Because DirectSkin is a per-application skinning system, we don't change the system colors. This can have the immediate effect of an application's custom controls and a few standard controls not conforming to the skin. The recommended solution is t...
There are two possible answers for that. The first is that it's possible the skin in use does not support the element. Older WindowBlinds skins do not support things such as menu skinning, scrollbars, etc. The other possibility is that the Wind...
Yes. To add the additional thread simply call the DirectSkin AddAdditionalThread() method, providing the HWND of a window created in the new thread as a parameter. Contact DirectSkin support [1] if you require help implementing this. Links: ------ [1] m...
Some video card manufacturers have had small issues with their drivers in the past that would show up when WindowBlinds/DirectSkin are in use. It is recommended you update these drivers to the latest versions.
DirectSkin 4.x supports skinning WinForms provided you set the control's flat style to 'System'. However, the .NET domain dropdown and calendar cannot be skinned.
Yes, but only if the class name is left unchanged (eg Tbutton rather than TMySuperButton).
Many developers try the Demo version of the DirectSkin OCX prior to upgrading to the Licensed version of DirectSkin. The following steps will ensure that this conversion goes smoothly. Prior to installing the full version, please be sure to remove the...