ExpandCollapsePattern.ExpandCollapsePatternInformation.ExpandCollapseState Property

Gets the ExpandCollapseState of the AutomationElement.

Namespace: System.Windows.Automation
Assembly: UIAutomationClient (in uiautomationclient.dll)
XML Namespace:  http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation

property ExpandCollapseState ExpandCollapseState {
	ExpandCollapseState get ();
/** @property */
public ExpandCollapseState get_ExpandCollapseState ()

public function get ExpandCollapseState () : ExpandCollapseState

Not applicable.

Property Value

The ExpandCollapseState of AutomationElement.

ExpandCollapseState refers to the visibility of immediate child objects only; it does not refer to the visibility of all descendant objects.

The default value is Expanded.

In the following example, an AutomationElement representing a menu item is passed to a function that attempts to expand or collapse the menu item based on its current ExpandCollapseState.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0

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