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Visible

The Visible property determines if the control is visible to the user during specification.

Property Type: Dynamic

Default Value: True

Hierarchical Reference: ControlNameVisible

When the property is set to TRUE, the control is visible.

When the property is set to FALSE, the control is not visible.

Visible Behavior when Value is False

Form Designer - The control will be shown

Form Design Test - The control will not be shown

Specification Test Mode - The control will be shown

To Change the Default Value

The default value of the property can be changed by any of the following methods:

  • Enter the required value directly into the enabled property field.
    1. Click in the property for the control to be changed.
    2. Type the required value directly into the property field.
  • Activate the rule builder.
    1. Click in the property for the control to be changed.
    2. Click the build button at the end of the property field to launch the rule builder .
    3. Enter the rule in the rule editor and click OK to apply.

Examples

Visible Property ValueResultNotes
IF(NumberOfSections>=3 , TRUE, FALSE)When the control NumberOfSections is greater than or equal to 3 the control will be visible (TRUE), otherwise it will not be visible (FALSE)Launch the rule builder by selecting the property and clicking the build button to apply the rule.
MyCheckBoxReturnAs the Check Box, MyCheckBox, returns a TRUE or FALSE value the visible property will be controlled by the value coming from the check box.Launch the rule builder by selecting the property and clicking the build button to apply the rule.

Value can be controlled by a rule.

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