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LayoutController.Move(BaseLayoutItem, BaseLayoutItem, MoveType) Method

Moves the specified item to the position next to another item or into another group.

Namespace:DevExpress.Xpf.Docking
Assembly:DevExpress.Xpf.Docking.v17.1.dll

Expanded Syntax

Parameters

item
Type: BaseLayoutItem
A BaseLayoutItem object to be moved.
target
Type: BaseLayoutItem
A BaseLayoutItem object to which (or next to which) the item is moved.
type
Type: MoveType
A MoveType value that specifies how the item is moved.

Return value

Type: Boolean
A Boolean value that specifies that the item has been successfully moved.

Expanded Remarks

An item cannot be moved if the BaseLayoutItem.AllowMove option is disabled. After an item has been moved, the DockLayoutManager.LayoutItemMoved event fires.

The following code shows how to move item1 inside group1:

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A complete sample project is available in the DevExpress Code Examples database at http://www.devexpress.com/example=E1895.

This example shows how to programmatically move a layout item to another position. To move layout items, the DockLayoutManager.LayoutController.Move method is used.
In the example, an item is moved on the left of another item.

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