Icon on Document Window tab

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Posted 12 years ago by Miriam Kuruvilla
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How can I add an icon to the DocumentWindow tab?

What I need to do is have an icon on the DocumentWindow tab - for example a + sign - such that if the user clicks on it it will add another DocumentWindow.

Is this type of behaviour supported?

[Modified at 10/16/2008 09:36 AM]

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Posted 12 years ago by Actipro Software Support - Cleveland, OH, USA
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You can use the Image property but be sure to have DockManager.TabbedMdiTabImagesVisible set to true. Also there is a ContextImage on the DocumentWindow class.

Those will show images however there isn't a way now to know if a user clicks on it.


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Posted 12 years ago by Miriam Kuruvilla
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Can we add a button to the tab instead of an icon?

Is this functionality that might be added in future releases?
Posted 12 years ago by Actipro Software Support - Cleveland, OH, USA
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At this time we don't have any plans to add buttons to the tabs.


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The latest build of this product (v2020.1 build 0402) was released 26 days ago, which was after the last post in this thread.

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