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How to show/hide the collapse and expand buttons in the XPTaskBar?

Platform: WinForms |
Control: XPTaskbar |
Published Date: April 30, 2011 |
Last Revised Date: August 19, 2015

In the XPTaskBar, the property named ShowCollapseButton in the XPTaskBarBox helps to show or hide the collapse and expand buttons.

The following code example demonstrates the same.







  1. XPTaskBarBox has a property, ShowCollapseButton that returns a Boolean value.
  2. The default value of the ShowCollapseButton is true.


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Figure 1: Collapse button in XPTaskBar

Figure 2: Collapse button hidden in XPTaskBar

Sample Links:

C#: XPTaskBar_CollapseButton_Visibility_C#

VB: XPTaskBar_CollapseButton_Visibility_VB

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