Kind Property

Applies to TestComplete 15.48, last modified on January 31, 2023

Specifies the component’s type.

Declaration

componentObj.Kind
Read-Write Property String
componentObj     One of the user forms components or objects listed in the Applies To section  

Applies To

This property applies to the following components and objects:

TcxButton, TcxDateEditProperties, TcxEditButton

Description

The meaning of the Kind property depends on the object that it is applied to.

TcxButton.Kind

The Kind property of a TcxButton component specifies the button type.

Property Value

One of the following string values:

Value Description
cxbkStandard The button is a standard push button.
cxbkDropDown This value is reserved.
cxbkDropDownButton The button has the down arrow on the right.

TcxDateEditProperties.Kind

The Kind property of a TcxDateEditProperties object specifies whether the DateEdit control and provides the capability to edit the time part of the stored value.

Property Value

One of the following string values:

Value Description
ckDateTime The component displays the date part of the value; the dropdown window holds only the calendar. This is the default value.
ckDateTime The component displays both date and time parts of the value; the dropdown window holds the calendar as well as well as the time edit control.

TcxEditButton.Kind

Use the TcxEditButton.Kind property to specify whether the button will contain text or an image.

Property Value

One of the following string values that specify the button type:

Value Description
bkEllipsis The button displays an ellipsis.
bkDown The button displays the standard down arrow (like the down arrow that is displayed within combo box controls).
bkGlyph The button displays the image that is specified by the Glyph property.
bkText The button displays the text that is specified by the Caption property.
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