Toolbars are one of main Notepad X features, basically they are fully customizable .xml files located at Toolbars directory located at Notepad X root path. Notepad X includes the MainMenu.xml toolbar file which is the default menu of Notepad X.
To install a toolbar copy your .xml plug-in file with all his decency folders, to “Toolbars” directory located at Notepad X root path (usually C:Program FilesNotepad X).
Then to activate it launch Notepad X , open the Options Dialog from Main Menu (Tools -> Options) , then select the Toolbars tab, your toolbar will appear automatically at the list located bellow. To Activate click the check box of your item then press the apply button to apply your changes.
To deactivate a toolbar launch Notepad X , open the Options Dialog from Main Menu (Tools -> Options) , then select the Toolbars tab. Uncheck the check box of your item , press the Remove button if you want to delete the toolbar file, then press the apply button to apply your changes.
Alternatively to delete a toolbar file delete, your .xml Toolbar file with all his decency folders, from “Toolbars” directory located at Notepad X root path (usually C:Program FilesNotepad X).
To create a toolbar you can use the Toolbar Editor Plugin.
To create an toolbar file create a new .xml file and follow the basic structure of the Notepad X Toolbars
Enter your details for your toolbar.
Now to create items you can choose between the available item types
Buttons are the basic button controls which can execute any of the available build-in functions.
A typical button item example.
The only difference between labels and buttons is that Button can be pressed and execute functions. Labels are mostly use display text and images at the toolbar.
A typical label item example.
They doesn’t have any parameters the only use to separate visually the other items
A specator item example.
Dropdown are controls which can hold inside them the other three item types Buttons, Labels and Spectators
A typical dropdown item example.
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