Multiple Floating images in picturebox


DevX Home    Today's Headlines   Articles Archive   Tip Bank   Forums   

Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Multiple Floating images in picturebox

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Posts
    5

    Multiple Floating images in picturebox

    I have tried several ways of doing this, but to no avail so my questions are as follows:
    1. Is it possible to have more than one image simultaneously displayed in a picturebox component?
    2. Is it possible to have these images floating? What I mean is can one make it such that the user can move/re-arrange these images in the picturebox by dragging them with the mouse?
    3. If not, any idea what component would be suitable to this kind of operation?

    I am using Visual Studio 2005 (VB.Net)
    Thanks

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov 2003
    Location
    Portland, OR
    Posts
    8,387
    As far as I know, a PictureBox supports only one image at a time. You could have several PictureBoxes on a Form and allow the user to drag them, but that could become rather resource-intensive. Instead, I recommend that you evaluate some third-party .NET diagramming components: http://www.google.com/search?q=.net+diagram+component
    Phil Weber
    http://www.philweber.com

    Please post questions to the forums, where others may benefit.
    I do not offer free assistance by e-mail. Thank you!

Similar Threads

  1. Display thumbnail images in multiple rows
    By arpd2005 in forum ASP.NET
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 06-05-2006, 05:53 AM
  2. Uploading Multiple Images In ASP
    By dibakar in forum VB Classic
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 11-10-2005, 06:41 AM
  3. Finding & resizing multiple images
    By apprentice in forum VB Classic
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-13-2005, 04:38 PM
  4. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 08-23-2005, 02:15 PM
  5. Java 2D - multiple images
    By ioan in forum Java
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 06-19-2005, 04:19 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
HTML5 Development Center
 
 
FAQ
Latest Articles
Java
.NET
XML
Database
Enterprise
Questions? Contact us.
C++
Web Development
Wireless
Latest Tips
Open Source


   Development Centers

   -- Android Development Center
   -- Cloud Development Project Center
   -- HTML5 Development Center
   -- Windows Mobile Development Center