Getting Started with Telerik UI for WinForms

Installing Telerik UI for WinForms

The following article provides step-by-step instructions how to install Telerik UI for WinForms on your computer: Installing UI for WinForms

Demo application

When installing the suite, unless otherwise chosen, our Demo Application will be installed on your machine as well. It can be started either from the desktop icon created or from Start Menu > Programs > Telerik > UI for WinForms [version] > Demo Application


Visual Studio Extensions

At the following link you can find more information about the Telerik UI for WinForms integration with Visual Studio

Predefined Template Applications

In addition, there are several predefined application templates one can use to get started with variety of application scenarions. More information is available at the following article : Predefined Templates

Comprehensive step-by-step guide

If you are new to the Windows Forms world and/or the Telerik UI for WinForms product, a good place to start is our step-by-step pdf tutorial, which contains over 750 pages of training material, as well as plenty of code samples.

Getting started articles

Below are listed the Getting Started help articles for most of the controls in the Telerik UI for WinForms suite:

RadButton RadCheckBox RadDropDownButton RadRadioButton
RadRepeatButton RadSplitButton RadToggleButton RadToggleSwitch
RadBindingNavigator RadCalendar RadCardView RadCarousel
RadClock RadCommandBar RadDataEntry RadDataLayout
RadDesktopAlert RadDiagram RadDock RadDropDownList
RadListControl RadCheckedDropDownList RadAutoCompleteBox RadBrowseEditor
RadColorBox RadDateTimePicker RadMaskedEditBox RadPopupEditor
RadSpinEditor RadTextBoxControl RadTimePicker RadColorDialog
RadForm RadMessageBox RadRibbonForm ShapedForm
RadStatusStrip RadBulletGraph RadLinearGauge RadRadialGauge
RadGridView RadLayoutControl RadListView RadMenu
RadCollapsiblePanel RadPanorama RadPdfViewer RadPropertyGrid
RadRangeSelector RadRibbonBar RadRichTextEditor RadRotator
RadSpellChecker RadSplitContainer RadProgressBar RadRating
RadTreeView RadVirtualGrid RadChartView RadCheckedListBox
FileDialogs RadDomainUpDown

Convert your existing Windows Forms applications to Telerik UI for WinForms

The product also features a tool that aids the conversion process of applications using the standard Microsoft Windows Forms controls to their Telerik UI for WinForms counterparts. See Converter Tool page for more information.

Product blog

In our blog you can follow interesting topics concerning our product as well as product update information: UI for WinForms blog

Product pages

Here you can find the Telerik UI for WinForms product pages.


At the following link you can find what's cooking for our next release: Roadmap

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