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ContextItem.AnchorElement Property

Gets or sets an item (anchor element) relative to which the current item is aligned.

Namespace:DevExpress.Utils
Assembly:DevExpress.Utils.v17.1.dll

Expanded Syntax

Property value

Type: ContextItem
A ContextItem relative to which the current item is aligned.
The default is null.

Expanded Remarks

Instead of aligning the current item relative to the owner control (see Alignment), you can align it relative to another item—anchor element. Use the AnchorElement property to specify the item relative to which the current item is aligned. You can also specify the anchor element by its globally unique identifier using the AnchorElementId property.

To specify the alignment relative to the anchor element, use the AnchorAlignment property.

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