I did not find a hide/show methods for the statusbarpanel class. As a
work around I tried removing the panel and then add it back when I need
it. I can remove the panel with no problems. But when I try to add it,
I am getting an exception: Object already has a parent.
To simplify our own situation lets say we have clear seperation of the three layers with the Presentation, Business and Data Access Layers in their own seperate DLLs, but on the same client machine. Our DAL DLL is obfuscated and holds our single service account to access the database.
I was able to draw a triangle on a toolbarbutton to simulate a drop
down button without having the extra button beside my dropdownbutton.
I have overrrided the onpaint event for the form. that only problem is when I click on the button ( a context menu shows up) the triangle disappears. I also...