Question about ADXBackstageGroup.TopItems

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Question about ADXBackstageGroup.TopItems
David Potashinsky

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Joined: 2010-02-14

I would like to populate an ADXBackstageGroup.TopItems dynamically, in run-time, with a set of controls. How can I achieve that?

Ive tried to create a control that inherits from ADXBackstageLayoutContainer, added and initialized the controls in its constructor, same as if they were in InitializeComponent would do.
Then I created an instance of the control and added it to the TopItems of the designated container, but it just wont update on the screen. What am I missing?

Posted 15 Jan, 2017 10:47:52 Top
Andrei Smolin

Add-in Express team

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Joined: 2006-05-11
Hello David,

You cannot achieve this because the Ribbon UI is a static thing. You can pre-create a number of controls and show/hide/modify them at run time.

Regards from Belarus (GMT+3),

Andrei Smolin
Add-in Express Team Leader
Posted 16 Jan, 2017 05:00:39 Top