I just finished a calendar control with customizable colors (as an exercise mainly) and then I wanted to use it in a new Modern UI (Metro) theme.
Ugh, I had done all my work using the WinForms framework: System.Windows.Drawing.
The Modern UI is built using WPF which uses System.Windows.Media.
So now I am learning how to use the WPF equivalents — and the not-so-equivalents.
Interesting to note that one framework uses the name “Color” while the other uses “Colors”. However, the two are not directly interchangeable.
vs the WPF example:
The Modern UI Look:
Here is the calendar control in the Modern UI Metro look