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ASPxClientRibbon.SetContextTabCategoryVisible(categoryName, visible) Method

Specifies the visibility of a context tab category specified by its name.


    categoryName: string,
    visible: boolean
): void


Name Type Description
categoryName string

A String value that is the RibbonContextTabCategory.Name property value of the required category.

visible boolean

true to make a category visible; false to make it hidden.


Use the SetContextTabCategoryVisible method to dynamically define a context tab category‘s visible state on the client side. The category initial visibility can be defined by using the RibbonContextTabCategory.ClientVisible property.


If a category server RibbonContextTabCategory.Visible property is set to false, the category is not rendered into the web page at all, so it can’t be manipulated on the client side.

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Context Tabs

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