This topic describes how to create a WinForms Dashboard Designer application.
Watch the video: DevExpress Dashboards - Creating a Dashboard
Drag the DashboardDesigner control from the DX.18.1: Data & Analytics Toolbox tab and drop it onto the main form.
Click the control's smart tag and select Dock in Parent Container in the invoked actions list to allow the DashboardDesigner to fill the form.
In the same menu, click Create Ribbon. This creates a Ribbon control with the predefined commands.
The designer application is now ready. Build and run the project.
Your application should appear as follows:
See Create a Dashboard using the WinForms Designer to learn how to create a dashboard using this application.