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another private blog with developer stuff and some thoughts


  1. Disabled Button Foreground

    The Problem …


  2. Collapse Row- or ColumnDefinition with GridUnitType.Star

    Another short blog post about an issue which I found at the Chocolatey GUI repository. When I saw this issue, my first thought was, it’s an easy one to solve, but only at first sight. …


  3. Tile banner for Chocolatey GUI

    Since one week I’m contributing some thoughts to the Chocolatey GUI which is a nice tool for the chocolatey package manager for Windows. …


  4. MahApps.Metro MetroHeader

    The MetroHeader control is a new control in MahApps.Metro v1.6.0 which can contains any other content and shows a header on top of this content. It’s derived from the GroupBox control, so it should work like this. …


  5. MahApps HamburgerMenu

    Since v1.4.0 of MahApps.Metro contains now a HamburgerMenu control which is mostly the same as the one from the UWP Community Toolkit. So it should work in most cases like this, only the UWP specific part doesn’t work or has similar functionality. Take a look at the official documentation for the UWP control to learn more about. …


  6. Changes for Flyouts in MahApps.Metro v1.4.0

    First, this upcoming changes affects only users who used the sample from the main demo source which shows how to use the FlyoutsControl actual width and a Margin for the Flyout to make it sizable with the window. …


  7. Button clicks or not

    How can I prevent a Button click if there is another clickable Control inside the Button? …


  8. Tag der Deutschen Einheit

    Danke! …


  9. Create new MahApps window in separate thread

    So, as the title says, people often want to show a window in a separate ui thread. If we now google about this we can find many articles which explain the whole situation and which also show some code snippets. But sometimes there are situations where this code doesn’t work. This is often requested by people who use MahApps.Metro. …


  10. MahApps.Metro v1.2.0

    I want say thank you to all awesome users, testers and contributors. It was a cool year of MahApps (used at Build 2015, published in magazine, published on pluralsight with this awesome course by Mark Heath). …