wEnabled Property (ToolBar Controls)

Applies to TestComplete 15.65, last modified on July 17, 2024
This property is not supported in web tests (including cross-platform web tests) that use XPath expressions and CSS selectors to locate web elements. This property can be only used in tests that locate web objects by using internal identification properties provided by TestComplete.


Use the wEnabled property to determine whether a toolbar item is enabled of disabled.



Read-Only Property Boolean
TestObj A variable, parameter or expression that specifies a reference to one of the objects listed in the Applies To section
Item [in]    Required    Variant    

Applies To

The property is applied to the following objects:

View Mode

To view this property in the Object Browser panel and in other panels and dialogs, activate the Advanced view mode.


The property has the following parameter:


Specifies the desired item. You can enter the item’s index (from 0) or its caption. 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.

Property Value

Returns True if the specified item is enabled. Returns False if the specified item is desabled.


  • Microsoft ToolStrip, WPF ToolBar

    If the specified item is not found or it is not a check button, the property returns False.

  • Infragistics UltraWebToolbar, Infragistics UltraToolBarsDockArea, Syncfusion XPToolbar, Telerik RadToolBar for ASP.NET AJAX, Bootstrap Button Group, Bootstrap Button Toolbar, Bootstrap Navigation Bar, Oracle Forms Button Bar

    If the specified item is not found, the property returns False and posts an error message to the test log.

If you use Python or DelphiScript, you should enclose the parameter of the wEnabled property in square brackets: wEnabled[Item].

See Also

Checking the Toolbar Buttons' State in Desktop Windows Applications
wEnabled Property (Specific to Win32, MFC ToolBar and MFC MenuBar Controls)
wChecked Property (ToolBar Controls)
wGrayed Property (ToolBar Controls)
wVisible Property (ToolBar Controls)
wButtonCount Property (ToolBar and MenuBar Controls)
wButtonPos Property (ToolBar and MenuBar Controls)

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