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DocumentManager Members

The component that allows you to implement tabbed, native MDI, Windows 10-inspired or Widget application UIs.

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Public method DocumentManager Overloaded. Initializes a new instance of the DocumentManager class.
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Public property BarAndDockingController Gets or sets the BarAndDockingController that will provide default appearance options for the DocumentManager's elements.
Public property Bounds Gets the bounding rectangle of the area occupied by the DocumentManager.
Public property ClientControl Gets or sets a client control to the current DocumentManager, switching it to the Non-Document Mode.
Public property Container Gets the System.ComponentModel.IContainer that contains the System.ComponentModel.Component. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public property ContainerControl Gets or sets a control capable of containing the current DocumentManager within.
Public property DockManager Gets a DockManager that belongs to the same container as the current DocumentManager.
Public property DocumentActivationScope Gets or sets which Documents a Document Selector will display.
Public property Images Provides access to the collection of images that can be associated with documents.
Public property IsDisposing (Inherited from DevExpress.XtraBars.Docking2010.Base.BaseComponent)
Public property IsDocumentSelectorVisible Gets if a document selector for this DocumentManager is currently visible.
Public property IsInitialized (Inherited from DevExpress.XtraBars.Docking2010.Base.BaseComponent)
Public property IsInitializing (Inherited from DevExpress.XtraBars.Docking2010.Base.BaseComponent)
Public property IsUpdateLocked (Inherited from DevExpress.XtraBars.Docking2010.Base.BaseComponent)
Public property MaxThumbnailCount Gets or sets the maximum number of Document thumbnails within the Windows Task Bar for this DocumentManager.
Public property MdiParent Gets or sets the parent MDI form.
Public property MenuManager Gets or sets an object that controls the look and feel of the DocumentManager's popup menus.
Public propertyStatic member RecreateMdiChildHandle This member supports the internal infrastructure, and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public property RibbonAndBarsMergeStyle Gets or sets whether Bar Managers and Ribbon Controls from this DocumentManager's child Documents should be automatically merged to Bars and Ribbons in the main application form.
Public property RightToLeftLayout Gets or sets whether right-to-left mirror placement is turned on.
Public property ShowThumbnailsInTaskBar Gets or sets whether thumbnails for the Documents within this DocumentManager should be displayed in Windows Task Bar.
Public property ShowToolTips Gets or sets whether a tooltip should be displayed when the mouse pointer is over Document headers.
Public property Site Gets or sets the System.ComponentModel.ISite of the System.ComponentModel.Component. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public property SnapMode Gets or sets whether or not Documents owned by this DocumentManager can stick to each other, parent forms or screen edges.
Public property ToolTipController Gets or sets the tooltip controller component that controls the appearance, position and content of hints displayed for the current DocumentManager.
Public property View Gets or sets a View object that displays child forms(or controls) in a specific manner.
Public property ViewCollection Provides access to a collection of BaseView descendants that can be used within the DocumentManager.
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Public methodStatic member About Activates the DocumentManager's About dialog box.
Public method BeginUpdate (Inherited from DevExpress.XtraBars.Docking2010.Base.BaseComponent)
Public method CalcHitInfo Returns information on an object located at the specified position.
Public method CancelUpdate (Inherited from DevExpress.XtraBars.Docking2010.Base.BaseComponent)
Public method ClientToScreen Converts client coordinates to screen coordinates.
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 CreateView Creates a BaseView object for the current DocumentManager.
Public method Dispose Releases all resources used by the System.ComponentModel.Component. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public method EndUpdate (Inherited from DevExpress.XtraBars.Docking2010.Base.BaseComponent)
Public method Equals Determines whether the specified System.Object is equal to the current System.Object. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public methodStatic member Equals Determines whether the specified System.Object instances are considered equal. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method ForceInitialize Forces the control to finish its initialization.
Public methodStatic member FromContainer Gets a DocumentManager hosted within the specific container and control.
Public methodStatic member FromControl Gets a DocumentManager hosted within the specific control.
Public methodStatic member FromCurrentControl Retrieves a DocumentManager component from the target control.
Public method GetDocument Returns a document that displays the specified control/dock panel/form.
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 GetType Gets the System.Type of the current instance. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method InitializeLifetimeService Obtains a lifetime service object to control the lifetime policy for this instance. (Inherited from System.MarshalByRefObject)
Public method Invalidate Overloaded. Invalidates the specified region occupied by the DocumentManager (adds it to the update region that will be repainted during the next paint operation), and causes a paint message to be sent to the DocumentManager.
Public method IsReadyToPerformUIOperations This member supports the internal infrastructure, and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Public method LayoutChanged (Inherited from DevExpress.XtraBars.Docking2010.Base.BaseComponent)
Public methodStatic member ReferenceEquals Determines whether the specified System.Object instances are the same instance. (Inherited from System.Object)
Public method ScreenToClient Converts the screen coordinates of a specified point on the screen to client-area coordinates.
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 Invalidates the region occupied by the current DocumentManager.
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Public event Disposed Occurs when the component is disposed by a call to the System.ComponentModel.Component.Dispose method. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public event DocumentActivate Occurs whenever a Document within this DocumentManager is activated.
Public event ViewChanged Occurs after the DocumentManager has switched to another view.
Public event ViewChanging Occurs when the current DocumentManager changes its active view and allows you to respond to these changes before they are applied.
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