An object of the ContextualTabGroup class represents a group of ribbon tabs which are only shown in a certain context. A Ribbon control manages a ContextualTabGroupCollection object, which is available through the ContextualTabGroups property. It contains all tab groups belonging to the ribbon.


public class ContextualTabGroup
Public Class ContextualTabGroup

Introduced: X14.


The following example shows a ContextualTabGroup class. The class uses its two properties (Name and BackColor) to set the name and color of the group.

TXTextControl.Windows.Forms.Ribbon.ContextualTabGroup tabGroup = new TXTextControl.Windows.Forms.Ribbon.ContextualTabGroup();
    tabGroup.Name = "-------";
    tabGroup.BackColor = System.Drawing.Color.White;
Dim tabGroup As TXTextControl.Windows.Forms.Ribbon.ContextualTabGroup = New TXTextControl.Windows.Forms.Ribbon.ContextualTabGroup()
   tabGroup.Name = "-------"
   tabGroup.BackColor = System.Drawing.Color.White


Constructor Description
ContextualTabGroup Initializes a new instance of the ContextualTabGroup class.


Property Description
BackColor Gets or sets the background color of the group's label.
ContextualTabs Gets a list of all RibbonTab objects contained in this group.
Header Gets or sets the group's header.
Name Gets or sets the group's name.
Visible Gets or sets the group's visibility.