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LayoutAllowEventArgs.Allow Property

Gets or sets whether to allow upgrading the control layout.

Namespace:DevExpress.Utils
Assembly:DevExpress.Data.v19.2.dll

Expanded Syntax

Property value

Type: Boolean
true to allow the operation; otherwise, false.

Expanded Remarks

Set the Allow property to false, to prevent the layout from being upgraded.

To obtain the textual representation of the previous layout version, use the LayoutUpgradeEventArgs.PreviousVersion property.

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