Depending on the Expand parameter, the
Expand action expands or collapses the specified grid item. The effect is the same as when you click the item’s “+” (or “-”) button. You can also expand grid items by double-clicking on them (see
Expand 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|
|Expand||[in]||Optional||Boolean||Default value: True|
The method is applied to the following objects:
Developer Express PropertyGridControl, MFC PropertyGrid, Microsoft PropertyGrid, PropertyGridControlItem
This method is available in the Object Browser panel and in other panels and dialogs in both Basic and Advanced view modes.
The method has the following parameters:
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.
Specifies whether to expand or collapse the specified grid item.
If the specified item is not found,
Expand fails and posts an error message to the test log.
To expand 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
Expand action, see Expanding and Collapsing Items in Microsoft PropertyGrid.
Collapse Action (Specific to PropertyGrid Controls)
wExpanded Property (Specific to PropertyGrid Controls)