BCGControlBar new release preview

Professional GUI controls for MFC/.NET/WinForms

Everything you need for building a modern-looking UI for the Windows desktop application

  • Microsoft Office-style Ribbon Bar
  • Chart Control, Gauges and Diagrams
  • Visual Studio-like Docking Panes
  • Customizable Toolbars and Menus
  • Calendar, planner control
  • Grid and Report controls
  • Visual Themes and Visual Designer
  • Advanced Edit control
  • And many other features.

Your UI will never look outdated if you're using our products!

Office-style UI with Backstage View

MS Office-style UI

The library provides Microsoft Office look and feel. All required components such as Ribbon with Backstage view and tens of Office-like controls are ready for you.

The product offers the following Microsoft Office-like visual themes:

  • Office 2007 (Blue, Black, Silver and Aqua)
  • Office 2010 (Blue, Black and Silver)
  • Office 2013-2022 (White, Gray, Dark Gray and Colorful)
  • Windows native ("Scenic")

Our WYSIWYG Ribbon Designer allows developers to create a modern, nice-looking, Office-like applications in minutes.

Modernizing your application look never was so easy!

VisualStudio-like docking panes

Visual Studio-like docking panes

The rich set of advanced control bars (panes) provided by our products can give your application more customization abilities and a modern look:

  • Tabbed docking panes
  • Detachable panes
  • Auto-hide panes
  • Resizable docking panes
  • Nested docking containers
  • Visual Studio-style docking markers
  • Persistent docking layout
  • Fully customizable appearance

Using these panes, both developer and end user can easily build the required application layout.

Chart and Gauge controls preview

Charts and Gauges

Our GUI products offer you a rich set of highly-performed, nice-looking and fully customizable Chart and Gauge controls:

  • 30+ 2D and 3D chart types
  • Realtime and history charts
  • 35+ ready-to-use chart color themes
  • Built-in chart data binding
  • A wide range of nice-looking gauges including knobs, numeric indicators, circular and linear gauges and more
  • Gauges visual container with layout support
  • WYSIWYG Visual Designer provides an easy way to create sophisticated digital dashboards
Grid and Report Controls preview

Grid and Report Controls

Our Grid and Report controls bring you ability to visualize data in both table and hierarchical format. The benefits of our controls are:

  • Excel and Outlook look and feel
  • Virtual grid
  • Sorting and filtering
  • Conditional formatting
  • Spark lines
  • In-place editing
  • Drag and drop support
  • Table style formatting
  • Group by box and field chooser
  • Custom and built-in visual themes
  • Export to various formats and data binding

Case studies

Take a look at our customers' success stories

ACD Systems is one of the world's leading developers and marketers of digital imaging software. ACD has accrued millions of users and over 33,000 corporate customers worldwide, including many Fortune 500 companies. Continue...

ACDSee case

The BCGControlBar Library was chosen for its rich feature set and MFC architecture.

Palette CAD develops 3D CAD program specifically for planning interiors. To date, the software has attracted more than 10,000 users the world over and has received multiple awards. Continue...

PaletteCAD case

BCGSoft has everything to create a state-of-the-art UI and we could customize it in a broad level due to source code...

Latest news

BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 33.6 are available! This release includes improved diagram chart, single-category Ribbon bar with hidden tab, tab control notification badges and other new features and improvements. See the full list of changes here.

BCGControlBar Library Professional Edition and BCGSuite for MFC version 33.5 are available! This release includes Ribbon customization data import/export, Ribbon Designer Key checker tool, DPI-aware toolbar controls and tooltips, breadcrumb items tooltip and other new features and improvements. See the full list of changes here.

BCGControlBar Library for .NET version 7.1 is available! This release includes Visual Studio 2022 support and Windows 11 appearance. See the full list of changes here.

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Our awards

BCGSoft company and our products were ranked as the anniversary ComponentSource Top Bestselling Publishers and Top Bestselling Products for many times.

We are top-25 publisher of 2023 We are in the top-100 selling products of 2023 We are top-25 publisher of 2022 We are in the top-100 selling products of 2022

Our customers

Over 15,000+ companies around the world have chosen our library.

Deutsche Bank
Kaspersky Lab
Hewlett Packard
Hyundai Autoever
Siemens AG


BCGSoft came to our rescue with its BCGControlBar Professional MFC extension library. This robust component implements many of the features found in advanced IDEs such as Visual Studio .NET.
Christopher Maughan, Nvidia logo
I'd like to extend my gratitude for your prompt and effective support!
Takahiro Katsura, Yamaha Motor logo
Thank you very much for all your help and your fantastic library. It fits almost exactly into our product and meets almost all our requirements!...
Markus Kuehl, HP logo
First, I want to thank you for creating a great product with a high level of coding style and robustness. Keep on!
Eldad Kuperman, Texas Instruments logo
First of all I would like to tell you how much we are convinced about the quality of the library "BCGControlBar Library Professional" and the high range of available modern business controls. We know that this a result of hard work of implementing and testing today and also in the past and it is for sure not an easy task! Congratulations! Keep up the good work!
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