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WaitForm Class

A small form, designed to display the progress of a lengthy operation. The form's display is managed by the SplashScreenManager component.

Namespace:DevExpress.XtraWaitForm
Assembly:DevExpress.XtraEditors.v19.2.dll

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A WaitForm contains an animated image (obtained from the current skin) and two custom labels (caption and description) displayed one under another:

To create a Wait Form, drop a SplashScreenManager component onto your form, click the component's tag and then click the Add Wait Form link in the SplashScreenManager Tasks window that will open:

This generates a WaitForm descendant that you can modify at design time or in code.

A Wait Form needs to be manually displayed, using the methods provided by the SplashScreenManager component.

See Wait Form to learn more.

Expanded Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
    System.MarshalByRefObject
       System.ComponentModel.Component
          System.Windows.Forms.Control
             System.Windows.Forms.ScrollableControl
                System.Windows.Forms.ContainerControl
                   System.Windows.Forms.Form
                      DevExpress.XtraEditors.DForm
                         DevExpress.Utils.Win.TopFormBase
                            DevExpress.Utils.Win.CustomTopForm
                               DevExpress.Utils.Win.StickLookAndFeelForm
                                  SplashFormBase
                                     WaitForm

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