Download and Install Metro Framework

How to Download & Install Metro Framework from Nuget/Offline without Visual Studio, Add Metro Framework to Toolbox, then create a simple dashboard in C#

Metro Modern UI or MetroFramework brings Windows 8 UI to .NET Windows Forms applications.

Supported platforms: Windows XP SP1/SP2/SP3, Windows Vista, Windows 7/8/10

Step 1: Click New Project, then select Visual C# on the left, then Windows and then select Windows Forms Application. Name your project "MetroUI" and then click OK.

metro uiStep 2: Right click on your project select Manage NuGet Packages -> Search metro framework -> install

install metro frameworkStep 3: Design metro dashboard form as below

metro dashboard

Add code to handle metro form

public partial class Form1 : MetroFramework.Forms.MetroForm
{
    public Form1()
    {
        InitializeComponent();
    }

    private void metroLink2_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
    {
        MetroFramework.MetroMessageBox.Show(this, "Next");
    }

    private void metroLink1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
    {
        MetroFramework.MetroMessageBox.Show(this, "Back");
    }
}

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