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BarManagerActionContainer Class

Provides access to actions for a specific BarManagerController.

Namespace:DevExpress.Xpf.Bars
Assembly:DevExpress.Xpf.Core.v17.2.dll

Expanded Syntax

Expanded Remarks

To define actions, use the Actions collection.

A BarManagerActionContainer object can be used to define actions within a template (a System.Windows.DataTemplate object). This template can then be assigned to the TemplatedBarManagerController.

See Bar Actions to learn more.

Expanded Example

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A complete sample project is available in the DevExpress Code Examples database at http://www.devexpress.com/example=E1731.

This example demonstrates how to modify the current BarManager's layout in case you do not have direct access to this BarManager. The main idea is to use ControllerBehavior that provides the capability to compose bars or ribbons from templates using built-in Bar Actions.

For versions prior to 15.1:
Use BarManager.Controllers to set a predefined DataTemplate.

The following image shows the result:

Expanded Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
    System.Windows.Threading.DispatcherObject
       System.Windows.DependencyObject
          System.Windows.Media.Visual
             System.Windows.UIElement
                System.Windows.FrameworkElement
                   BarManagerActionContainer

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