Using NavigationBar to mimic Outlook To-Do bar

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Posted 10 years ago by Michael Fooks - Software Engineer, Automated Positioning Systems
Version: 9.1.0505
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I need to create a similar control as the Microsoft Outlook To-Do bar. I can achieve this by
1. using the NavigationBar
2. setting ArePanesVisible = false;
3. and using just one NavigationPane

However, like the To-Do bar, I would also like to add icons text and splitter lines to the bar when it is collapsed. From what I can tell, the NavigationBar only supports text via the Text property. Is it possible to add icons etc aswell and mimic the outlook To-Do bar?

Thanks heaps.

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Posted 10 years ago by Actipro Software Support - Cleveland, OH, USA
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Michael,

Sorry that isn't yet directly supported. It is on our TODO list though. However you could probably implement it yourself by cloning our default templates and modifying them to display a DataTemplate there maybe based off a new property you'd add to some NavigationPane-inherited classes. You can download the default styles/templates from your account if you own WPF Studio 2009.1.


Actipro Software Support

The latest build of this product (v2019.1 build 0681) was released 1 month ago, which was after the last post in this thread.

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