Configuring Tabbar

Skinning Tabbar

There are 4 skins available for tabbar:

"material" (the default one)


"dhx_skyblue"


"dhx_web"


"dhx_terrace"


To set a skin for tabbar use the method setSkin()

// on init stage
var myTabbar = new dhtmlXTabBar({
    parent: "tabbarObj",
    skin:   "dhx_web"
});
 
// using setSkin
myTabbar.setSkin("dhx_web");

Setting Tabbar Offsets

dhtmlxTabbar supports offsets that can be useful in the full screen init. For example, to add a logo to the header or company's info to the footer.

1) you can set offset on init:

var myTabbar = new dhtmlXTabBar({
    parent: document.body,  
    tabs: [...],  
    offsets: {
        top: 10,
        right: 20,
        bottom: 30,
        left: 40
    }
});


2) or you can set it from JS code:

myTabbar.setOffsets({
    top: 10,
    right: 20,
    bottom: 30,
    left: 40
});


Setting Custom Text Style

You can define custom style of text in each tab separately by using the following construction:

myTabbar.tabs(id).setText(id, "<span style='color:red;'>Tab</span>");

Sizing Tabbar

There's a possibility to adjust tabbar if parent element size was changed:

var myTabbar = new dhtmlXTabBar("parentId");
 
// if you change parent's size
document.getElementById("parentId").style.width = "800px";
document.getElementById("parentId").style.height = "600px";
 
// tabbar needs to be adjusted
myTabbar.setSizes();

If the tabbar is attached to another DHTMLX component, the method is called automatically.

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