Please Help: How to add DropdownButton to toolbar Item using xcu for extensions

Mark Hung marklh9 at
Tue May 5 08:51:19 UTC 2020


I made a complex toolbar samples based on SDK samples and source code long
time ago:


Harish Kumar <harishbhaskaruni at> 於 2020年5月5日 週二 下午2:32寫道:

> Hi Team,
> I am a starter and want to know on How to add a drop down button with sub
> items (buttons or Text) using the xcu file that we give while creating an
> extension. My xcu file for toolbar items looks like below
> <node oor:name="OfficeToolBar">
>         <node oor:name="org.libreoffice.example.StarterProject.toolbar" oor:op="replace">
>             <prop oor:name="Title" oor:type="xs:string">
>                 <value>Starter Project</value>
>             </prop>
>             <node oor:name="t01" oor:op="replace">
>                 <prop oor:name="URL" oor:type="xs:string">
>                     <value>service:org.libreoffice.example.StarterProject?actionOne</value>
>                 </prop>
>                 <prop oor:name="Target" oor:type="xs:string">
>                     <value>_self</value>
>                 </prop>
>                 <prop oor:name="Context" oor:type="xs:string"> <value>,</value>
>                 </prop>
>                 <prop oor:name="Title" oor:type="xs:string">
>                     <value xml:lang="en-US">Action One</value>
>                 </prop>
>         </node>
> I have added ControlType property as below
> <prop oor:name="ControlType" oor:type="xs:string">
>       <value>DropdownButton</value>
> </prop>
>  which resulted in the button to look like dropdown. But i am confused on
> how to add sub items in this fashion.
> For example LibreOffice uses Save DropdownButton under which we have sub
> items like Save As, Export etc.
> I didn't get any response from our forum too. Please guide
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