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ControlBase Methods

Represents the base class for most controls and editors available in the DevExpress Editors Library, along with their descendants.

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Public method BeginInvoke Executes the specified delegate asynchronously on the thread that the control's underlying handle was created on. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method BringToFront Brings the control to the front of the z-order. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member ClearPreferredSizeCache Clears the value of the size of a rectangular area, into which the specified control can fit, from the program cache.
Public methodStatic member ClearPrefferedSizeCache Obsolete. Clears the value of the size of a rectangular area, into which the specified control can fit, from the program cache.
Public method Contains Retrieves a value indicating whether the specified control is a child of the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method CreateControl Forces the creation of the control, including the creation of the handle and any child controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method CreateGraphics Creates the System.Drawing.Graphics for the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method CreateObjRef Creates an object that contains all the relevant information required to generate a proxy used to communicate with a remote object. (Inherited from System.MarshalByRefObject)
Public method Dispose Releases all resources used by the System.ComponentModel.Component. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public method DoDragDrop Begins a drag-and-drop operation. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method DrawToBitmap Supports rendering to the specified bitmap. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method EndInvoke Retrieves the return value of the asynchronous operation represented by the System.IAsyncResult passed. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member Equals Determines whether the specified System.Object instances are considered equal. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method Equals Determines whether the specified System.Object is equal to the current System.Object. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method FindForm Retrieves the form that the control is on. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method Focus Sets input focus to the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member FromChildHandle Retrieves the control that contains the specified handle. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member FromHandle Returns the control that is currently associated with the specified handle. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member GetCanProcessMnemonic Returns the value of the control's CanProcessMnemonic property, if this property exists.
Public method GetChildAtPoint Retrieves the child control that is located at the specified coordinates, specifying whether to ignore child controls of a certain type. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method GetContainerControl Returns the next System.Windows.Forms.ContainerControl up the control's chain of parent controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method GetHashCode Serves as a hash function for a particular type. System.Object.GetHashCode is suitable for use in hashing algorithms and data structures like a hash table. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method GetLifetimeService Retrieves the current lifetime service object that controls the lifetime policy for this instance. (Inherited from System.MarshalByRefObject)
Public method GetNextControl Retrieves the next control forward or back in the tab order of child controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method GetPreferredSize Retrieves the size of a rectangular area into which a control can be fitted. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method GetType Gets the System.Type of the current instance. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public methodStatic member GetUnvalidatedControl This member supports the internal infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public methodStatic member GetValidationCanceled Returns the ValidationCancelled property value of a control, if this property exists.
Public methodStatic member GetValidationCanceledSource Returns the parent container of the specified control that canceled validation.
Public method Hide Conceals the control from the user. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method InitializeLifetimeService Obtains a lifetime service object to control the lifetime policy for this instance. (Inherited from System.MarshalByRefObject)
Public method Invalidate Invalidates the specified region of the control (adds it to the control's update region, which is the area that will be repainted at the next paint operation), and causes a paint message to be sent to the control. Optionally, invalidates the child controls assigned to the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method Invoke Executes the specified delegate on the thread that owns the control's underlying window handle. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member IsKeyLocked Determines whether the CAPS LOCK, NUM LOCK, or SCROLL LOCK key is in effect. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member IsMnemonic Determines if the specified character is the mnemonic character assigned to the control in the specified string. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member IsUnvalidatedControlIsParent This member supports the internal infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public method LogicalToDeviceUnits (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method PerformLayout Forces the control to apply layout logic to all its child controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method PointToClient Computes the location of the specified screen point into client coordinates. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method PointToScreen Computes the location of the specified client point into screen coordinates. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method PreProcessControlMessage Preprocesses keyboard or input messages within the message loop before they are dispatched. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method PreProcessMessage Preprocesses keyboard or input messages within the message loop before they are dispatched. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method RectangleToClient Computes the size and location of the specified screen rectangle in client coordinates. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method RectangleToScreen Computes the size and location of the specified client rectangle in screen coordinates. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member ReferenceEquals Determines whether the specified System.Object instances are the same instance. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method Refresh Forces the control to invalidate its client area and immediately redraw itself and any child controls. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetBackColor Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.BackColor property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetBindings Causes a control bound to the System.Windows.Forms.BindingSource to reread all the items in the list and refresh their displayed values. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetCursor Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Cursor property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetFont Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Font property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetForeColor Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.ForeColor property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetImeMode Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.ImeMode property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetRightToLeft Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.RightToLeft property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ResetText Resets the System.Windows.Forms.Control.Text property to its default value. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public methodStatic member ResetValidationCanceled Resets the control's ValidationCancelled property. This method supports the internal infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public method ResumeLayout Resumes usual layout logic, optionally forcing an immediate layout of pending layout requests. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method Scale Scales the control and all child controls by the specified scaling factor. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ScaleBitmapLogicalToDevice (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method Select Activates the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method SelectNextControl Activates the next control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method SendToBack Sends the control to the back of the z-order. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method SetBounds Sets the specified bounds of the control to the specified location and size. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method Show Displays the control to the user. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method SuspendLayout Temporarily suspends the layout logic for the control. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
Public method ToString Returns a System.String containing the name of the System.ComponentModel.Component, if any. This method should not be overridden. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public method Update Causes the control to redraw the invalidated regions within its client area. (Inherited from System.Windows.Forms.Control)
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