Secret ingredients to quality software


Menu - Do you use icons in menu?

Created on 27 Nov 2012 | Last updated by Rebecca Liu on 27 Nov 2012 02:55 AM (over 8 years ago)

Plain menu items make your application look normal and less expressive.

Figure: Bad Example - Plain menu

While icons can make your application look good.

Figure: Good Example - Menu with icons

More information

You can use the MenuStrip control in .Net

Figure: the Menuitem has a simple image property

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