Custom set size and theme of TabStrip

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  1. saint
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    Aug 2011

    Posted 19 Aug 2011 Link to this post

    I want to customize the size and color of TabStrip on pageview. I can change content area element color and view strip element color using Edit UI Elements. But not tab's color and size. Please help. 


  2. Boryana
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    Posted 23 Aug 2011 Link to this post

    Hello Nova,

    Thank you for writing.

    In case you would like to change the visual appearance of RadPageView, I highly recommend you to use our theming mechanism. To do this please refer to the steps below:

    1. Open Visual Style Builder tool and load the predefined theme you would like to use.
    2. In the Controls Structure panel navigate to RadPageView >> RadPageViewStripElement >> StripViewItemContainer >> StripViewItemLayout >> RadPageViewStripItem.
    3. Once you have the RadPageViewStripItem selected you can easily change its colors using the Element States panel. This help article demonstrates how to work with repository items. 
    4. Instead of setting the size of the tab items, I highly recommend you to set appropriate values to the Padding property of RadPageViewStripItem. To make this property visible, please select and right-click any item in the Elements Panel grid and choose the No Filter item from the context menu.
    5. To load and apply the customized theme to your application please follow the steps in this article.

    I hope you find this information useful. Let me know if you experience further issues. I will be glad to assist you.

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