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BarManager Members

The component that manages traditional bars and popup menus.

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Public method BarManager Overloaded. Initializes a new BarManager class instance.
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Public property ActiveEditItemLink Gets the link whose editor is currently active.
Public property ActiveEditor Gets the currently active editor.
Public property ActiveMdiChild Gets the currently active multiple document interface (MDI) child window.
Public property AllowCustomization Gets or sets whether the Customization Window can be activated by the end-user.
Public property AllowDisposeItems Gets or sets whether bar items are disposed when removed from the Items collection.
Public propertyStatic member AllowFocusPopupForm For internal use.
Public property AllowGlyphSkinning Gets or sets whether glyphs for all BarItems within the BarManager should be painted using the text foreground color.
Public property AllowHtmlText Gets or sets the default ability to use HTML tags to format bar item text (BarItem.Caption and BarItem.Description) within the current BarManager.
Public property AllowItemAnimatedHighlighting Gets or sets whether bar items are highlighted with an animation effect.
Public property AllowLinkLighting Obsolete. Gets or sets a value that specifies whether images are highlighted when links are hot-tracked.
Public property AllowMergeInvisibleLinks Gets or sets whether invisible links can be merged.
Public property AllowMoveBarOnToolbar Gets or sets a value indicating whether bar movement within the toolbar area is allowed.
Public property AllowQuickCustomization Gets or sets whether quick bar customization is enabled.
Public property AllowShowToolbarsPopup Gets or sets a value indicating whether bars belonging to the Bar Manager allow the customization menu to be displayed.
Public property AutoSaveInRegistry Gets or sets a value indicating whether the bars' layout is saved to and loaded from the system registry automatically.
Public property BarBackColor Obsolete. Gets or sets the default background color for all bars that belong to the BarManager.
Public property BarItemHorzIndent Obsolete. Gets the horizontal indent between the contents and borders of bar links.
Public property BarItemVertIndent Obsolete. Gets or sets the vertical indent between the content and borders of bar links.
Public property Bars Gets the bars collection of the BarManager component.
Public propertyStatic member CacheItemLinkSize Gets or sets whether or not this BarManager should cache the sizes of its item links.
Public property CanShowNonRecentItems This member supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public property Categories Gets a collection of categories used to logically organize bar items.
Public property CloseButtonAffectAllTabs This member is obsolete. It gets or sets a value specifying whether the close button of a dock window hides other windows docked onto it.
Public propertyStatic member ClosePopupOnModalFormShow This member supports the internal infrastructure, and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public property Container Gets the System.ComponentModel.IContainer that contains the System.ComponentModel.Component. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public property Controller Gets or sets the Bar and Docking Controllers that will provide default appearance and customization options for the bars belonging to the current BarManager.
Public property CustomizeSelectedLink Gets the currently customized link.
Public property DockControls Gets the collection of controls that provide docking for bars.
Public property DockingEnabled Gets or sets a value indicating whether the BarManager component allows bar docking.
Public property DockManager Gets or sets the DockManager which coordinates any docking operations performed on dock panels.
Public property DockWindows Obsolete. This member is obsolete. It gets the collection of dock windows within the BarManager component.
Public property DockWindowTabFont This member is obsolete. It gets or sets the font used to display tab captions when dock windows are docked to the same place.
Public property EditorsRepository Obsolete. To customize the collection of editors available for bars, use the inherited ComponentEditorContainer.RepositoryItems or ComponentEditorContainer.ExternalRepository property.
Public property ExternalRepository Gets or sets the external editors repository. (Inherited from ComponentEditorContainer)
Public property Form Gets or sets the container for bar controls that are managed by the current BarManager.
Public property HideBarsWhenMerging Gets or sets whether bars that belong to the current child Bar Manager are hidden from the child form during a merge operation. This option is in effect if you subscribed to the parent BarManager's Merge and UnMerge events.
Public property HighlightedLink Gets the currently highlighted link.
Public property Images Gets or sets the source of images that can be displayed within item links.
Public property IsCustomizing Gets or sets a value indicating whether the BarManager is being customized.
Public property IsDesignMode Gets or sets a value indicating whether the BarManager is in design mode.
Public property IsDocking Gets or sets a value indicating whether a bar is being dragged.
Public property IsDragging Gets or sets a value indicating whether an item link is being dragged.
Public property IsLinkSizing Gets or sets a value indicating whether the BarManager's link is being resized.
Public property IsLoading Gets or sets a value indicating whether the BarManager is being loaded.
Public property IsStoring Gets or sets a value indicating whether the BarManager is being saved to the system registry.
Public property ItemLinkIdCollection This member supports the internal infrastructure, and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public property Items Provides access to the BarManager's collection of items.
Public property ItemsFont Obsolete. Gets or sets the default font used to paint link captions.
Public property KeyboardHighlightedLink Gets the link that is currently selected in a bar using the keyboard.
Public property LargeIcons This property is obsolete. Use the BarManagerProperties.LargeIcons property of the DefaultBarAndDockingController or BarAndDockingController object instead.
Public property LargeImages Gets or sets the source of large images that can be displayed within item links.
Public property LayoutVersion Gets or sets the version of the layout of bars.
Public property MainMenu Gets or sets the main menu bar.
Public property MainMenuBarBackColor Obsolete. Gets or sets the default background color for main menus.
Public property MaxItemId This member supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public property MdiMenuMergeStyle Gets or sets if and when a merge mechanism is invoked in an MDI application.
Public property MenuAnimationType This property is obsolete. Use the BarManagerProperties.MenuAnimationType option of the DefaultBarAndDockingController or BarAndDockingController object instead.
Public property MergedOwner For internal use.
Public property MostRecentItemsPercent Gets or sets the time limits - as a percentage - for calculating the most frequently used items.
Public property OptionsLayout Contains options that control how the bars' layout is stored to/restored from a stream, xml file or system registry.
Public property OptionsStubGlyphs Provides access to options that modify a stub glyphs' appearance.
Public property PaintStyleName Obsolete. Gets or sets the name of the painting style applied to bars.
Public property PopupMenuAlignment Gets or sets how popup menus associated with this BarManager should be aligned.
Public property PopupShowMode Gets or sets whether nested popup sub-menus are displayed in cascaded or inplace mode.
Public property PressedLink Gets the currently pressed link.
Public property PrimaryShortcutProcessor Gets or sets whether a BarEditItem or an editor within it should process the pressed shortcut.
Public property ProcessShortcutsWhenInvisible Gets or sets whether shortcuts for items are in effect if the Bar Manager belongs to a hidden parent control (Form or UserControl).
Public property RegistryPath Gets or sets the registry path to which the bar layout is saved.
Public property RepositoryItems Provides access to the component's internal repository. (Inherited from ComponentEditorContainer)
Public property RightToLeft Gets or sets a value indicating whether the BarManager's elements are aligned to support locales using right-to-left fonts.
Public property SharedImageCollectionImageSizeMode Gets or sets the value that specifies how the display size of images is determined, when the images are obtained from a SharedImageCollection.
Public property ShowCloseButton Gets or sets whether the close button ('x') is displayed at the right edge of the main menu.
Public property ShowFullMenus Gets or sets a value indicating whether to display both recent and non-recent links within a menu.
Public property ShowFullMenusAfterDelay Gets or sets a value indicating whether non-recent item links are displayed after a certain period of time.
Public property ShowScreenTipsInMenus Gets or sets whether bar item link tooltips should be displayed within context menus.
Public property ShowScreenTipsInToolbars Gets or sets whether hints are enabled for bar item links displayed within toolbars.
Public property ShowShortcutInScreenTips Gets or sets a value indicating whether a shortcut key should be displayed along with a hint for links belonging to the BarManager component.
Public property Site Gets or sets the System.ComponentModel.ISite of the System.ComponentModel.Component. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public property StatusBar Gets or sets the status bar for the current form.
Public property StatusBarBackColor Obsolete. Gets or sets the background color of the status bar owned by this BarManager.
Public property SubMenuBackColor Obsolete. Gets or sets the default background color for all submenus within the BarManager component.
Public property SubMenuBackgroundImage Obsolete. Gets or sets the default background image for all submenus within the BarManager component.
Public property SubMenuGlyphBackColor Obsolete. Gets or set the background color for item descriptive images.
Public property SubmenuHasShadow Obsolete. Gets or sets a value indicating whether a submenu casts a shadow.
Public property SubMenuNonRecentGlyphBackColor Obsolete. Gets or set the background color of non-recent item descriptive images.
Public property SubMenuOpenCloseInterval Returns the delay that occurs before a submenu displayed within another submenu is opened or closed, in milliseconds.
Public property ToolTipAnchor Gets or sets the point relative to which tooltips are displayed for BarItems within a BarManager. This property is not supported for the RibbonControl.
Public property ToolTipController Gets or sets the component that controls the behavior and appearance of hints displayed for the container component's visual elements. (Inherited from ComponentEditorContainer)
Public property TransparentEditors This property is provided for backward compatibility. Use the TransparentEditorsMode property instead.
Public property TransparentEditorsMode Gets or sets whether specific in-place editors, when focused, are painted using a transparent background color.
Public propertyStatic member UpdateMdiClientOnChildActivate This member supports the internal infrastructure, and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public property UseAltKeyForMenu Gets or sets whether the main menu is activated when the ALT key is pressed.
Public property UseF10KeyForMenu Gets or sets whether the main menu is activated when the F10 key is pressed.
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Public methodStatic member About Activates the About dialog.
Public method BeginInit Begins the runtime initialization of the BarManager.
Public method BeginUpdate Locks the BarManager object by preventing visual updates of the object and its elements until the EndUpdate method is called.
Public method CloseMenus Closes all dropdown and popup windows that belong to this BarManager.
Public method CreateDesignTimeToolbar This member supports the internal infrastructure, and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public method CreateObjRef Creates an object that contains all the relevant information required to generate a proxy used to communicate with a remote object. (Inherited from System.MarshalByRefObject)
Public method Customize Displays the BarManager's Customization Window.
Public method Dispose Releases all resources used by the System.ComponentModel.Component. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public method EndInit Notifies the component that the initialization has been completed. (Inherited from ComponentEditorContainer)
Public method EndUpdate Unlocks the BarManager object after a call to the BeginUpdate method and causes an immediate visual update.
Public methodStatic member Equals Determines whether the specified System.Object instances are considered equal. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method Equals Determines whether the specified System.Object is equal to the current System.Object. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method ForceInitialize Forces the Bar Manager to create bar item links within the BarManager's bars and menus.
Public method ForceLinkCreate Forces the Bar Manager to create bar item links within the BarManager's bars and menus.
Public method GetBarItemImages Returns all icons of bar items owned by this BarManager.
Public method GetController Returns the actual Bar and Docking Controllers specifying behavior and appearance settings for the corresponding bars.
Public method GetHashCode Serves as a hash function for a particular type. System.Object.GetHashCode is suitable for use in hashing algorithms and data structures like a hash table. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method GetLifetimeService Retrieves the current lifetime service object that controls the lifetime policy for this instance. (Inherited from System.MarshalByRefObject)
Public method GetNewBarName Returns a unique name for a bar which is about to be created.
Public method GetNewItemId Returns the new unique identifier of an item.
Public method GetPopupContextMenu Gets the popup menu assigned to a control.
Public method GetString Returns a localized string for the given string identifier.
Public method GetToolTipController Returns the actual tooltip controller that controls the behavior and appearance of hints for a container component's elements. (Inherited from ComponentEditorContainer)
Public method GetType Gets the System.Type of the current instance. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method HideCustomization Hides the Customization Window.
Public method HideToolBarsPopup Hides the customization menu.
Public method InitializeLifetimeService Obtains a lifetime service object to control the lifetime policy for this instance. (Inherited from System.MarshalByRefObject)
Public method InternalGetService This member supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public method LayoutChanged Forces the BarManager to repaint itself after you have made certain modifications to its layout.
Public method PerformClick Overloaded. Fires the ItemClick events for the specified bar item and its link.
Public methodStatic member ReferenceEquals Determines whether the specified System.Object instances are the same instance. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method ResetStyleDefaults Obsolete. This method is obsolete. Use the BarAndDockingController.ResetStyleDefaults method of a Bar and Docking Controllers to restore style settings which depend on the current paint scheme.
Public method ResetUsageData Clears the record of menu items recently accessed by a user in their application and restores the default set of visible item controls to menus and bars. This action will not undo any explicit customizations.
Public method RestoreFromRegistry Overloaded. Restores the bars' layout from the registry.
Public method RestoreFromStream Restores the bars' layout from a stream.
Public method RestoreFromXml Restores the BarManager component state from an xml file.
Public method RestoreLayoutFromRegistry Overloaded. Restores the bars' layout from the specified system registry path.
Public method RestoreLayoutFromStream Restores the bars' layout from the specified stream.
Public method RestoreLayoutFromXml Restores the bars' layout from the specified XML file.
Public method SaveLayoutToRegistry Overloaded. Saves the bars' layout to the system registry.
Public method SaveLayoutToStream Saves the bars' layout to a stream.
Public method SaveLayoutToXml Saves the bars' layout to an XML file.
Public method SaveToRegistry Overloaded. Saves the BarManager component's state to the system registry.
Public method SaveToStream Saves the BarManager component's state to a stream.
Public method SaveToXml Saves the BarManager component state to an xml file.
Public method SelectLink Selects the specified link.
Public method SetPopupContextMenu Sets the popup menu for a control within a form.
Public method ShowToolBarsPopup Overloaded. Displays the customization menu at the position of the mouse cursor.
Public method ToString Returns a System.String containing the name of the System.ComponentModel.Component, if any. This method should not be overridden. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public method UpdateLayout This member supports the internal infrastructure, and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
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Public event BeforeLoadLayout Occurs before a layout is restored from storage (a stream, xml file or the system registry).
Public event CloseButtonClick Occurs when a close button ('x') is clicked.
Public event CreateCustomizationForm Occurs before the Customization Window is displayed.
Public event CreateToolbar Allows you to customize a bar when it is created.
Public event CustomDrawItem Allows you to manually paint any BarButtonItemLink within this BarManager.
Public event Disposed Occurs when the component is disposed by a call to the System.ComponentModel.Component.Dispose method. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public event EditorKeyDown Occurs when a key is pressed within an in-place editor that belongs to the container component. (Inherited from ComponentEditorContainer)
Public event EditorKeyPress Occurs when a character key is pressed within an in-place editor that belongs to the container component. (Inherited from ComponentEditorContainer)
Public event EditorKeyUp Occurs when a pressed key is released within an in-place editor that belongs to the container component. (Inherited from ComponentEditorContainer)
Public event EndCustomization Occurs when a user finishes customizing the BarManager.
Public event HighlightedLinkChanged Fires immediately after the highlighted link has been changed.
Public event HyperlinkClick Occurs each time an end-user clicks a hyperlink within the BarManager control.
Public event ItemClick Occurs when a link within the bar is clicked.
Public event ItemDoubleClick Occurs when a link is double clicked.
Public event ItemPress Fires immediately after any of the links associated with the Bar Manager has been pressed.
Public event LayoutUpgrade Occurs after a layout whose version doesn't match the current layout's version has been loaded from storage(a stream, xml file or system registry).
Public event Merge Allows you to customize menus and bars when a child MDI form is activated or maximized (depending on the MdiMenuMergeStyle property value).
Public event PressedLinkChanged Fires immediately after a link has been pressed or released.
Public event QueryShowPopupMenu Occurs when a control's PopupContextMenu is about to appear.
Public event ShortcutItemClick Allows you to stop a bar item's shortcut that has been pressed from being processed by XtraBars.
Public event ShowToolbarsContextMenu Allows you to modify the customization menu before it is displayed onscreen.
Public event StartCustomization Occurs when a user starts customizing the BarManager component.
Public event UnMerge Allows you to customize menus and bars when a child MDI form becomes inactive or when it is restored or minimized from its maximized view (depending on the MdiMenuMergeStyle property value).
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