Work-in-progress video | Features

Overview

ShutterNotifier component is a considerable MessageBox alternative. Instead of blocking the user's work with modal dialog it shows a front layer with all neccessary informations on adaquate or arbitary place. Idea works well on the web - try it with Winforms. Watch the video, download full source code or the binary.

Work in progress video


Main features

  • Several display options
  • Visual Studio design-time support
  • Bindable to any Control successor
  • Show and hide animations (extendable)
  • More color schemes (extendable)
  • Various icons (warning, information, star, thumb up etc.) (extendable)
  • Clickable list of warning informations, ie. after clicking text "Name is required" the Name textbox gets the focus.
For more see the Documentation.

Technical details

  • C# / .NET 3.5
  • Winforms
  • Visual Studio 2008 or above

Resources

Transitions: http://code.google.com/p/dot-net-transitions
Idea: http://ux.stackexchange.com/questions/9361/when-should-a-messagebox-be-used
Icons: http://splashyfish.com/icons

Last edited Aug 9, 2011 at 9:32 PM by boj, version 50