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Enabled

Enabled
is an option for objects such as Slider that specifies whether the objects should be enabled for interactive manipulation.
  • With the setting Enabled->False, objects are typically displayed dimmed.
  • The typical default Enabled->Automatic effectively inherits from enclosing constructs.
Compare enabled and disabled Slider:
Compare enabled and disabled Slider:
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Many additional controls have a different look and behavior when disabled, including Checkbox:
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