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TileNavCategory Class

Represents a navigation element on the root level of the TileNavPane navigation hierarchy.

Namespace:DevExpress.Xpf.Navigation
Assembly:DevExpress.Xpf.Controls.v19.1.dll

Expanded Syntax

Expanded Remarks

The TileNavPane is a hierarchical control. Each hierarchy level is rendered as a tile bar, in which elements are represented as tiles. The top hierarchy level is a bar displaying categories (TileNavCategory) as tiles. The second hierarchy level is a bar displaying items (TileNavItem) as tiles. And the last hierarchy level is a bar displaying sub-items (TileNavSubItems) as tiles.

To specify the top-level navigation elements, use the TileNavPane.Categories collection. For each category, you can specify child elements using the Items collection. Finally, for each item, you can specify sub-items via the TileNavItem.Items collection.

A click on the Main Button shows top level navigation elements, i.e., TileNavCategory objects stored in the TileNavPane.Categories collection.

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
                      System.Windows.Controls.ContentControl
                         DevExpress.Xpf.WindowsUI.Base.veContentControlBase
                            DevExpress.Xpf.WindowsUI.Base.veContentControl
                               DevExpress.Xpf.WindowsUI.Base.veContentContainer
                                  DevExpress.Xpf.Controls.Primitives.ClickableBase
                                     DevExpress.Xpf.Navigation.TileBase
                                        DevExpress.Xpf.Navigation.TileSelectorItem
                                           DevExpress.Xpf.Navigation.NavElementBase
                                              TileNavCategory

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