OpenerView

OpenerView[{expr1, expr2}]
represents an object which displays as an opener, together with if the opener is closed, and both and if it is open.

OpenerView[{expr1, expr2}, state]
specifies the state of the opener, with False being closed, and True being open.

Details and OptionsDetails and Options

  • The opener displays as when closed, and when opened.
  • The opener is displayed at the top left, outside the .
  • OpenerView[list, Dynamic[state]] takes the opener state to be specified by the dynamically updated current value of state, with the value of state being reset if the opener is clicked.
  • The following options can be given:
  • AlignmentAutomatichow to align objects in the display area
    BackgroundNonebackground color to use
    BaselinePositionAutomaticalignment relative to surrounding text
    BaseStyle{}base style specifications for the opener view
    EnabledAutomaticwhether controls are enabled
    FrameMarginsAutomaticmargins inside the overall frame
    ImageMargins0margins around the display area
    ImageSizeAutomaticthe overall image size for the display area
  • With the default option setting ImageSize->Automatic, OpenerView leaves space only for the currently being displayed. ImageSize->All leaves space for the largest of the , so that its overall size does not change.
  • With the default setting BaselinePosition->Automatic, the baseline of the OpenerView is taken to be the baseline of the opener icon.
  • The settings for BaseStyle are appended to the default style typically given by the style in the current stylesheet.
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