Collapse Action (RadPanelBarItem Objects)

Applies to TestComplete 15.64, last modified on June 12, 2024
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The Collapse action collapses the current tree view item. The effect is the same as if you clicked the “-” button of the expanded node. Note, however, that the Collapse action does not move the cursor.



TestObj A variable, parameter or expression that specifies a reference to one of the objects listed in the Applies To section
Result None

Applies To

The method is applied to the following object:

View Mode

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Result Value



To collapse an item, you can either call the Collapse action or the Expand action with the Expand parameter set to False.


To view an example that demonstrates how to use the Collapse action, see Expanding and Collapsing Tree View Items in Desktop Windows Applications.

See Also

Expand Action (RadPanelBarItem Objects)
Expanded Property (RadPanelBarItem Objects)

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