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Contains one or more groups of controls on the Ribbon.
Assemblies: Microsoft.Office.Tools.Common.v4.0.Utilities (in Microsoft.Office.Tools.Common.v4.0.Utilities.dll)
Microsoft.Office.Tools.Common (in Microsoft.Office.Tools.Common.dll)
Thetype exposes the following members.
|ControlId||Gets or sets the unique name by which a Microsoft Office application refers to the tab.|
|Groups||Gets the collection of groups that are on the .|
|KeyTip||Gets or sets the keyboard shortcut for the tab.|
|Label||Gets or sets the text that appears on the tab.|
|Name||Gets or sets the name of this RibbonComponent. (Inherited from RibbonComponent.)|
|Parent||Gets a RibbonComponent that represents the parent of this RibbonComponent. (Inherited from RibbonComponent.)|
|Position||Gets or sets the position of the tab on the Ribbon in relation to the built-in tabs.|
|Ribbon||Gets the top-level Ribbon object that contains the control hierarchy. (Inherited from RibbonComponent.)|
|RibbonUI||Infrastructure. Gets the IRibbonUI instance that is provided by the Microsoft Office application to the Ribbon extensibility code. (Inherited from RibbonComponent.)|
|Site||Gets or sets the ISite associated with the IComponent. (Inherited from IComponent.)|
|Tag||Gets or sets application-specific data that is associated with this RibbonComponent. (Inherited from RibbonComponent.)|
|Visible||Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the tab is visible.|
|Dispose||Performs application-defined tasks associated with freeing, releasing, or resetting unmanaged resources. (Inherited from IDisposable.)|
|PerformDynamicLayout||Calls the Microsoft.Office.Core.IRibbonUI.InvalidateControl method of the parent control if the RibbonComponent has a dynamic parent, such as a dynamic menu, and layout is not suspended. (Inherited from RibbonComponent.)|
|PerformLayout||Calls Microsoft.Office.Core.IRibbonUI.InvalidateControl if the RibbonComponent has a parent and layout is not suspended. (Inherited from RibbonComponent.)|
|ResumeLayout||Reverses the effect of the SuspendLayout method. (Inherited from RibbonComponent.)|
|ResumeLayout(Boolean)||Reverses the effect of the SuspendLayout method. (Inherited from RibbonComponent.)|
|SuspendLayout||Prevents the Microsoft Office application from refreshing the state of controls on the Ribbon. (Inherited from RibbonComponent.)|
The Ribbon Designer supports custom and built-in tabs.
There are two ways to access the RibbonFactory object:
By using the Factory property of the Ribbon class. Use this approach from code in your Ribbon class.
By using the Globals.Factory.GetRibbonFactory method. Use this approach from code outside your Ribbon class.
This interface is implemented by the Visual Studio Tools for Office runtime. It is not intended to be implemented in your code. For more information, see Visual Studio Tools for Office Runtime Overview.
This documentation describes the version of this type that is used in Office projects that target the .NET Framework 4 and the .NET Framework 4.5. In projects that target the .NET Framework 3.5, this type might have different members and the code examples provided for this type might not work. For documentation about this type in projects that target the .NET Framework 3.5, see the following reference section in the Visual Studio 2008 documentation: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=160658.