MVVM & customised document window header

Docking/MDI for WPF Forum

Posted 9 years ago by Andrea McPherson
Version: 11.1.0542
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I am using MVVM to create a set of documents in a tabbed MDI host (this is working fine). I want to be able to create a customised header with a circular progress bar as shown in the docking samples / docking window header app and bind whether the progress bar is showing based on a property in the view model. Any help in achieving this will be greatly appreciated.

Andrea

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Posted 9 years ago by Actipro Software Support - Cleveland, OH, USA
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Hi Andrea,

You would probably have to use a Style to bind the Header property to the current DataContext (i.e. <Setter Property="Header" Value="{Binding}" />). Then you'd define your custom header using the HeaderTemplate property. In that DataTemplate, you can bind to your view-model as the implicit context.


Actipro Software Support

The latest build of this product (v2019.1 build 0684) was released 12 days ago, which was after the last post in this thread.

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