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A custom tool(circle button) that is created by a class does not appear in toolbox after rebuild (VS 2022)


What I have tried:

<pre>I was trying to create a round button. For this, we need to create a class, here is the code:
<pre lang="C#">```
using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Linq;
using System.Text;
using System.Threading.Tasks;
using System.Windows.Forms;
using System.Drawing.Drawing2D;

namespace CircularButton
{
    internal class CircularButton :Button
    {
        protected override void OnPaint(PaintEventArgs pevent)
        {
            GraphicsPath g = new GraphicsPath();
            g.AddEllipse(0, 0, ClientSize.Width, ClientSize.Height);
            this.Region = new System.Drawing.Region(g);
            base.OnPaint(pevent);
        }
    }
}
```

After creating and coding this class, we need to rebuild the solution, after rebuilding, we must see the new CİRCLE BUTTON tool in the TOOLBOX.


However, I do not get neither this circule button option nor the "applicationName Components" tab.

I do not have both. How can I solve this problem?

I did everything in this video, but it does not work:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HG7hi9s7YhQ
Posted
Updated 26-Sep-22 4:01am
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1 solution

It works for me: if I copy'n'paste your code into a new class in my app and build it, the button appears in the toolbox under "[MyProjectName] Components" and can be dragged onto a form.

Have you tried "reset toolbox" from the context menu? Try shutting VS, the reopening your project afterwards as well.
 
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