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BarEditItem.AutoFillWidth Property

Gets or sets a value specifying whether the width of links corresponding to this BarEditItem is automatically increased to fill the owning bar row in its entirety.

Namespace:DevExpress.XtraBars
Assembly:DevExpress.XtraBars.v17.2.dll

Expanded Syntax

Property value

Type: Boolean
true, if the links corresponding to this item are automatically enlarged to fill the width of the owning bar row; otherwise false.
The default is false.

Expanded Remarks

The image below displays the edit item whose AutoFillWidth property is set to false and true respectively. After the property is set to true, the bar occupies the entire row on which it resides.

If two or more bars reside within the same row, the AutoFillWidth property is in effect only for links that belong to the leftmost bar. Other bars in this row are shrunk to their minimum size. See the image below for an example (the font name editor is enlarged in the leftmost bar, while the two following bars are minimized).

To specify a similar behavior for BarEditItems hosted within menus, use the AutoFillWidthInMenu property instead.

Note

The AutoFillWidth property is not in effect when a BarEditItem object is used within a bar whose BarOptions.MultiLine option is enabled.

Note

The BarItem.Size.Width property is ignored if the auto-fill feature is enabled for this bar item.

Note

When using a BarEditItem object within a RibbonControl, setting the AutoFillWidth property has no effect.

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