Configuring the Hide Toolbar(s) command

In Task Assistant Manager, you can associate ArcMap commands with a step in the workflow. Task Assistant Manager contains prebuilt commands that may be useful during workflow creation.

The Hide Toolbar(s) command hides toolbars when a user executes a step in the task assistant workflow.


The Hide Toolbar(s) command will work with both ArcGIS Desktop and any custom toolbars.

  1. Start ArcMap.
  2. If necessary, click the Task Assistant Window button Task Assistant window on the Task Manager toolbar to display the Task Assistant window.
  3. Load a task assistant workflow.
  4. Click to highlight the step to configure in the Task Assistant window.
  5. Click the Designer tab.
  6. Click the cell next to Commands and click the ellipsis button (...) that appears.

    The Command Item Editor dialog box appears.

    Command Item Editor dialog box

  7. In the Categories list, click Task Manager Utilities.
  8. Double-click the Hide Toolbar(s) command.

    The Hide Toolbar(s) command is included in the Selected Commands list.

  9. Click the Command Parameters button Command Parameters.

    The Command Parameters dialog box appears.

    Command Parameters dialog box

  10. From the toolbars list, choose the toolbars you want to hide when the step is executed.

    Hold the CTRL key to choose multiple toolbars.

  11. Click OK.
  12. Click OK to close the Command Item Editor dialog box.

Published 6/7/2010