CommandBarButton.Mask property deprecated in VS 2010

October 7, 2009

As you already know from my posts in the last months, VS 2010 will use WPF-based commandbars and will introduce support for 32-bit bitmaps with built-in transparency in the alpha channel for pictures of commands of add-ins, apart from the old way of using 24-bit bitmaps with RGB=0,254,0 for background color. While VS 2010 Beta […]


Microsoft fixing problem of grayscale disabled picture of add-in commands in VS 2010

October 7, 2009

The problem that always existed in Visual Studio with the generated grayscale picture for a disabled command of an add-in (or CommandBarButton without a command) is going to be fixed in Visual Studio 2010, according to the tests that I have done. That is, an add-in with a command that provides a 24-bit bitmap in […]