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TreeView.ExpandAll Method

Opens every node in the tree.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

public void ExpandAll()

The ExpandAll method provides a convenient way to open every node in the tree.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the ExpandAll method to expand all the nodes in the TreeView control at the same time.

<%@ Page Language="C#" %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" 
    "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<script runat="server">

  void Button_Command(Object sender, CommandEventArgs e)
  {

    switch(e.CommandName)
    {

      case "Expand":
        LinksTreeView.ExpandAll();
        break;
      case "Collapse":
        LinksTreeView.CollapseAll();
        break;
      default:
        // Do nothing. 
        break;

    }

  }

</script>

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
  <head runat="server">
    <title>TreeView ExpandAll and CollapseAll Example</title>
</head>
<body>
    <form id="form1" runat="server">

      <h3>TreeView ExpandAll and CollapseAll Example</h3>

      <asp:TreeView id="LinksTreeView"
        Font-Names= "Arial"
        ForeColor="Blue"
        runat="server">

        <LevelStyles>

          <asp:TreeNodeStyle ChildNodesPadding="10" 
            Font-Bold="true" 
            Font-Size="12pt" 
            ForeColor="DarkGreen"/>
          <asp:TreeNodeStyle ChildNodesPadding="5" 
            Font-Bold="true" 
            Font-Size="10pt"/>
          <asp:TreeNodeStyle ChildNodesPadding="5" 
            Font-UnderLine="true" 
            Font-Size="10pt"/>
          <asp:TreeNodeStyle ChildNodesPadding="10" 
            Font-Size="8pt"/>

        </LevelStyles>

        <Nodes>

          <asp:TreeNode Text="Table of Contents"
            SelectAction="None">

            <asp:TreeNode Text="Chapter One">

              <asp:TreeNode Text="Section 1.0">

                <asp:TreeNode Text="Topic 1.0.1"/>
                <asp:TreeNode Text="Topic 1.0.2"/>
                <asp:TreeNode Text="Topic 1.0.3"/>

              </asp:TreeNode>

              <asp:TreeNode Text="Section 1.1">

                <asp:TreeNode Text="Topic 1.1.1"/>
                <asp:TreeNode Text="Topic 1.1.2"/>
                <asp:TreeNode Text="Topic 1.1.3"/>
                <asp:TreeNode Text="Topic 1.1.4"/>

              </asp:TreeNode>

            </asp:TreeNode>

            <asp:TreeNode Text="Chapter Two">

              <asp:TreeNode Text="Section 2.0">

                <asp:TreeNode Text="Topic 2.0.1"/>
                <asp:TreeNode Text="Topic 2.0.2"/>

              </asp:TreeNode>

            </asp:TreeNode>

          </asp:TreeNode>
          <asp:TreeNode Text="Appendix A" />
          <asp:TreeNode Text="Appendix B" />
          <asp:TreeNode Text="Appendix C" />

        </Nodes>

      </asp:TreeView>

      <hr />

      <asp:Button id="ExpandButton" 
        CommandName="Expand"
        Text="Expand All Nodes"
        OnCommand="Button_Command"
        runat="server"/>

      &nbsp;

      <asp:Button id="CollapseButton" 
        CommandName="Collapse"
        Text="Collapse All Nodes"
        OnCommand="Button_Command"
        runat="server"/>

    </form>
  </body>
</html>

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The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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