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  • Hi everyone

    How do you make a WPF (.net 4.5) RibbonGroup stay in button only mode, which when clicked then displays its content in a dropdown. It goes to this mode when you make the window width smaller.

    Or how to get the same thing with another drop down control where I can add other controls.

    <RibbonGroup Header="View Box" Style="{StaticResource View}"  KeyTip="W">
           <ListBox Width="100" Height="65"></ListBox>
    </RibbonGroup>


    • Edited by hypodyne1 Monday, January 16, 2017 7:06 AM added info
    Monday, January 16, 2017 7:04 AM

Answers


  • Hi hypodyne1,

    I suggest you can try adding RibbonMenuButton/RibbonMenuItem in RibbonGroup.

        <RibbonGroup x:Name="ViewBoxGroup" Header="View Box">   
                        <RibbonMenuButton LargeImageSource="Images\Tulips.jpg" Label="View Box" KeyTip="W">   
                            <RibbonMenuItem ImageSource="Images\Tulips.jpg" Header="test" KeyTip="T"/>   
                            <RibbonMenuItem ImageSource="Images\Tulips.jpg" Header="Test1" KeyTip="S"/>   
                        </RibbonMenuButton>   
                       <RibbonButton SmallImageSource="Images\Tulips.jpg" Label="Cut" KeyTip="X" />      
                    </RibbonGroup>   


    The following links for your reference.

    Ribbon Control in WPF 4.5:
    http://www.c-sharpcorner.com/UploadFile/013102/ribbon-control-in-wpf-4-5/

    Ribbon (WPF):
    https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff799534.aspx

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    • Marked as answer by hypodyne1 Tuesday, March 28, 2017 9:31 PM
    Tuesday, January 17, 2017 8:45 AM