You can use a variety of UI controls in your application:  

Button: Executes a specific function.


On/off button: Enables or disables a function.
On/Off button


Check box: Selects multiple items.
Check box


Radio button: Selects a single item.
Radio button


Keep the following guidelines in mind when designing application controls:


  • Use buttons in the header, footer, body, pop-ups, and lists.
  • Reserve check boxes, radio buttons, and on/off buttons for the application body or a pop-up. Never use these types of controls in the header or footer.