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Metro Style Buttons

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  • Good evening to everyone, I hope that this question is not OT but... where I can find some icon for my button in Metro Style? I mean the graphic that windows 8 uses (and Metro Applications too) for his buttons... I do not know where to find them...

    Thanks you in advance!

    • Changed type 3rr3 Wednesday, June 13, 2012 9:59 AM
    Tuesday, June 12, 2012 4:20 PM

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  • You can check http://www.syncfusion.com/downloads/metrostudio - a free customizable set of generic Metro-style icons
    • Marked as answer by 3rr3 Wednesday, June 13, 2012 10:00 AM
    Tuesday, June 12, 2012 4:45 PM
  • Hi 3rr3,

    Most of the button "icons" used in Metro style apps aren't actually icons: they are symbols from the Segoe UI Symbols font. You can see what exactly is available with the charmap tool. If you are using JavaScript then you can get friendly names for the icon identifiers with the WinJS.UI.AppBarIcon enumeration.

    --Rob

    Tuesday, June 12, 2012 4:48 PM
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  • Oh really thank you!!! I'll try all the options :)

    (No, I'm using only VS 2010... and 2012 RC with Basic...)

    • Edited by 3rr3 Tuesday, June 12, 2012 5:08 PM
    Tuesday, June 12, 2012 4:58 PM