Hungarian notation and UI Control Naming Conventions

Dec 27, 2010 at 2:08 PM

Hi,

In the All-In-One Code Framework Coding Standards document, you say not to use hungarian notation in .NET (page 56).  In the next section you recommend to use prefixes for UI Controls. Isn't it Hungarian notation? I am confused.

Thanks,

Kishore.

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Jul 16, 2011 at 11:05 PM

I agree! In fact, it says that when it says "Do Not" it means "This standard or practice should never be applied". It also says things should be consistent, yet Form UI elements are directed to postfix "Form", while everything else is hungarian. I think in this case I will stick with my own standard of postfixing UI element types, as in "SubmitButton", "PrintForm", "ConfirmedCheckbox", etc....

- Shubert