In this post I will show you a great way to create a Metro GUI with tiles just like in Windows 10.
In a previous post, I have shown you how to use MahApps to give a better look to your GUI.
To create this Metro GUI with Tiles I also used this theme.
How it looks ?
Using MahApps you can add easily metro controls as Tile.
In this example I have created some Tile and a Flyout content in order to get something which looks like to a Windows 10 screen.
|Metro GUI with Tiles|
|Metro GUI with Tiles and Flyout|
You can add easily tile controls using the below part :
If you want to add a picture you just have to add a background part, as below :
How to use it with PowerShell ?
Tile control works as button so to use a Tile with Powershell you just have to declare the control in your PS1, as below :
$Open_Desktop = $Form.FindName("Open_Desktop")
New-Object -ComObject shell.application).toggleDesktop()