Feature request #15022

Customization: set a tristate checkbox for items that have children

Added by Harrissou Santanna almost 8 years ago. Updated over 6 years ago.

Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:
Easy fix?:No Copied to github as #:22969


I don't know if the request is the good answer for the issue but my concern is that when some widgets are unchecked and then their parents have been collapsed, it's hard to find them in the tree later (let's say in case you want to set them visible). Unless you exactly know where it is, the single solution you have is to check all the widgets (which is not a friendly behavior).

The parent item can have its checkbox:
  • checked if all of its children (and their children...) are checked
  • unchecked if all of its children (and their children...) are unchecked
  • partially checked if both states (checked and unchecked) concern its children

Of course, ticking manually the parent will pass its state to its children (and their children...) as reported in #15009


#1 Updated by Giovanni Manghi about 7 years ago

  • Easy fix? set to No

#2 Updated by Jürgen Fischer over 6 years ago

  • Category set to Unknown

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