Collapse action collapses the specified grid item. The effect is the same as when you click the item’s “-” button within the item’s label. You can also expand grid items by double-clicking on them (see
Collapse action does not move the mouse cursor.
|TestObj||A variable, parameter or expression that specifies a reference to one of the objects listed in the Applies To section|
The method is applied to the following objects:
Developer Express PropertyGridControl, MFC PropertyGrid, Microsoft PropertyGrid, PropertyGridControlItem
To view this method in the Object Browser panel and in other panels and dialogs, activate the Advanced view mode.
The method has the following parameter:
Specifies the index or caption of the desired item whose label needs to be clicked.
The index is zero-based, that is, the index of the first item is 0. The index of the last item is
wItemCount - 1.
The caption can contain asterisk (*) or question mark (?) wildcards or regular expressions. The asterisk corresponds to a string of any length (including an empty string), the question mark corresponds to any single character (including none). To specify more complicated parts of a caption, use regular expressions.
The caption can be case-sensitive or case-insensitive depending on the value of the Use case-sensitive parameters project setting.
If the specified item is not found,
Collapse fails and posts an error message to the test log.
To collapse an item, you can also call the
Expand action with the Expand parameter set to False, or use the
The script recorder recognizes mouse clicks on the “-” buttons within the items’ labels and records the
To view an example that demonstrates how to use the
Collapse action, see Expanding and Collapsing Items in Microsoft PropertyGrid.
Expand Action (Specific to PropertyGrid Controls)
wExpanded Property (Specific to PropertyGrid Controls)