SpreadsheetControl.CreateRibbon(SpreadsheetToolbarType) Method

Adds a RibbonControl with the specified tabs to the SpreadsheetControl.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraSpreadsheet

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraSpreadsheet.v21.2.dll

Declaration

public RibbonControl CreateRibbon(
    SpreadsheetToolbarType toolbarType
)

Parameters

Name Type Description
toolbarType SpreadsheetToolbarType

The SpreadsheetToolbarType enumeration members that specify ribbon tabs to add to the control.

Returns

Type Description
RibbonControl

The created ribbon.

Remarks

Use the CreateRibbon method overloads to create a ribbon UI that allows end users to perform basic operations in the SpreadsheetControl.

using DevExpress.XtraBars.Ribbon;
using DevExpress.XtraSpreadsheet;
// ...

public Form1()
{
    InitializeComponent();

    // Create all available spreadsheet ribbon tabs.
    RibbonControl ribbon = spreadsheetControl1.CreateRibbon(SpreadsheetToolbarType.All | SpreadsheetToolbarType.MailMerge);
    // Specify the active tab.
    ribbon.SelectedPage = ribbon.Pages["Home"];
    this.Controls.Add(ribbon);
}

To create a ribbon at design time, select the Create Ribbon item in the SpreadsheetControl’s smart tag menu (see Get Started with the WinForms Spreadsheet Control for details).

SpreadsheetControl_CreateRibbon

You can also use the CreateBars method to add a toolbar menu to the SpreadsheetControl.

See Also