RibbonPageGroup.State Property

Gets or sets whether the group is always expanded, collapsed, or automatically switches between the expanded and collapsed state depending on the available space.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraBars.Ribbon

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraBars.v20.1.dll

Declaration

[DefaultValue(RibbonPageGroupState.Auto)]
[DXCategory("Layout")]
[XtraSerializableProperty]
public RibbonPageGroupState State { get; set; }
<DefaultValue(RibbonPageGroupState.Auto)>
<DXCategory("Layout")>
<XtraSerializableProperty>
Public Property State As RibbonPageGroupState

Property Value

Type Default Description
DevExpress.XtraBars.Ribbon.RibbonPageGroupState

Auto

A DevExpress.XtraBars.Ribbon.RibbonPageGroupState enumeration value, such as Auto, Expanded or Collapsed, that specifies the group expand/collapse state.

Remarks

The DevExpress.XtraBars.Ribbon.RibbonPageGroupState enumeration provides the following states:

  • Expanded - all items are always visible regardless of the available space.

    CD_Ribbon_RibbonPageGroup

  • Collapsed - items are hidden, a click on a collapsed group invokes a drop-down menu that contains the hidden items.

    CD_Ribbon_RibbonPageGroup_CollapsedGroup

  • Auto (the default mode) - the group automatically collapses when there is insufficient space to display all items.
NOTE

Setting the RibbonPageGroup.AllowMinimize property to true is equivalent to setting the State property to Auto.

See Also