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Getting SharpDX up and running with vb.net

Getting SharpDX up and running with vb.net

Wow. Having to take on DirectX as a hobby coder is like volunteering myself for Love Island (UK). However,  I needed a new graphic rendering solution for a new app, and winform GDI+ just wasn’t going to cut it. So after a while checking options out, finally settled on SharpDX… and got it running… with vb.net!! It’s taken me a while to get it up and running, but here’s... »

Setting up DockPanelSuite in Visual Studio via vb.net

Setting up DockPanelSuite in Visual Studio via vb.net

DockPanelSuite can allow you to incorporate dock-able and removable panels into your application’s GUI. This will give you functionality similar to Visual Studio’s GUI.. Import DockPanelSuite to your project via NuGet. Drag the DockPanel control onto your main form: Ensure IsMdiContainer is set to True: Add a new form to your project and then open up the form.designer code by navigatin... »