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TPaletteTab Class

TPaletteTab is the container with tabs corresponding to component palette pages

TPaletteTab = class(TCustomTabControl, IClassSelector);


TPaletteTab provides look and feel of a TPalette component similar to standard Borland IDE one. 

With TPaletteTab component all the installed components set themselves up to tabs with group names. 

User can shift between component groups clicking on TPaletteTab tabs.

The methods of the IClassSelector class are listed here. 
TPaletteTab Class
The properties of the TPaletteTab class are listed here. 
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IClassSelector Methods 
Called when selected in component palette component class was changed. 
Called when component palette was changed. 
TPaletteTab Class
TPaletteTab Class 
Determines how the control aligns within its container (parent control). 
Specifies how the control is anchored to its parent. 
Specifies the bi-directional mode for the control. 
Specifies the size constraints for the control. 
Indicates the image used to represent the mouse pointer when the control is being dragged. 
Specifies whether the control is being dragged normally or for docking. 
Determines how the control initiates drag-and-drop or drag-and-dock operations. 
Controls whether the control responds to mouse, keyboard, and timer events. 
Determines whether the button within component palettes has a 3D border that provides a raised or lowered look. 
Controls the attributes of text written on or in the control. 
Provide properties to adjust hints processing. 
Determines whether labels on the tab under the mouse are automatically highlighted. 
Specifies the images drawn in tabs. 
Determines whether the tabs can appear on more than one row. 
Occurs after a new tab is selected. 
Occurs immediately before a new tab is selected. 
Occurs when the user right-clicks the control or otherwise invokes the popup menu (such as using the keyboard). 
Occurs when the user drops an object being dragged. 
Occurs when the user drags an object over a control. 
Occurs when a tab is about to be drawn. 
Occurs when the dragging of an object ends, either by docking the object or by canceling the dragging. 
Occurs when the dragging of an object ends, either by dropping the object or by canceling the dragging. 
Occurs when a control receives the input focus. 
Occurs when the input focus shifts away from one control to another. 
Occurs when a tab is about to display its associated image. 
Occurs when the user presses a mouse button with the mouse pointer over a control. 
Occurs when the user moves the mouse pointer while the mouse pointer is over a control 
Occurs when the user releases a mouse button that was pressed with the mouse pointer over a component. 
Occurs immediately after the control is resized. 
Occurs when the user begins to drag the control or an object it contains by left-clicking on the control and holding the mouse button down. 
Specifies whether the tab control handles its own painting. 
Palette panel with components of the page, selected in palette tab. 
Specifies whether the control uses its parentís BiDiMode
Determines where a control looks for its font information. 
Determines where a control looks to find out if its Help Hint should be shown. 
Identifies the pop-up menu associated with the control. 
Specifies whether rows of tabs stretch to fill the width of the control. 
Specifies if current selected component class will be reset after changing tab page 
Determines how the rows of tabs are scrolled in a muliline tab control. 
Determines whether the control displays a Help Hint when the mouse pointer rests momentarily on the control. 
Specifies the style of the tab control. 
Specifies the height, in pixels, of the tabs in the tab control. 
Identifies the selected tab on a tab control. 
Indicates the position of the control in its parent's tab order. 
Determines whether tabs appear at the top or bottom. 
Contains the list of text strings that label the tabs of the tab control. 
Determines if the user can tab to a control. 
Specifies the horizontal size, in pixels, of the tabs in the tab control. 
Determines whether the component appears onscreen. 
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