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LayoutPanel Class

Represents a dock panel.

Namespace:DevExpress.Xpf.Docking
Assembly:DevExpress.Xpf.Docking.v17.2.dll

Expanded Syntax

Expanded Remarks

The LayoutPanel object represents a regular dock panel:

To specify a content for a panel, use the ContentItem.Content property. In XAML, an element added between the start and end LayoutPanel tags is used to initialize the ContentItem.Content property.

Note

1. Do not combine dock and layout items within a single group.

2. Do not combine groups containing dock items with groups containing layout items. If you need to arrange layout items next to dock items, add the layout items into a dock panel (a LayoutPanel object).

3. Do not use dock items outside the DockLayoutManager control.

Note

Do not place a DocumentPanel into a LayoutPanel, and vice versa.

See Layout (Dock) Panels to learn more.

For an example of creating various kinds of panels, see the How to create a simple layout of dock panes help topic.

Expanded Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
    System.Windows.Threading.DispatcherObject
       System.Windows.DependencyObject
          System.Windows.Media.Visual
             System.Windows.UIElement
                System.Windows.FrameworkElement
                   System.Windows.Controls.Control
                      DevExpress.Xpf.Docking.psvFrameworkElement
                         BaseLayoutItem
                            ContentItem
                               LayoutPanel
                                  DocumentPanel

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