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How to: Create layout groups and items in code

The following example shows how to create a group within the LayoutControl's root group and add two layout items to it. A group is created using its constructor and added to the root group with the LayoutGroup.Add method.

The first layout item is created using the group's LayoutControlGroup.AddItem method.

The second item is created using the LayoutControlItem's constructor. It's then positioned to the right of the first item using the BaseLayoutItem.Move method.

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