Chapter 28: Getting Started with Layouts

Chapter 27 continues the exploration of designing layouts, discussing how to plan, create and manage layouts.


The material in this chapter is organized into the following sections:

  • Planning Layouts
    • Classifying Layouts into Type Categories
    • Sketching a Layout Flow Chart
  • Working with Layout Parts
    • Exploring Layout Regions an dControls
    • Defining Part Types
    • Managing Parts
  • Adding Layouts
    • Creating a New Layout
    • Duplicating an Existing Layout
    • Configuring Layouts
  • Deleting Layouts
  • Using the Manage Layouts Dialog
  • Optimizing Layout Performance