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FlowLayoutProperties.FlowDirection Property

Gets or sets the direction based on which this WidgetView arranges its documents.

Namespace:DevExpress.XtraBars.Docking2010.Views.Widget
Assembly:DevExpress.XtraBars.v17.1.dll

Expanded Syntax

Property value

Type: FlowDirection
A FlowDirection enumerator value that specifies the direction based on which this WidgetView arranges its documents.
The default is FlowDirection.LeftToRight.

Expanded Remarks

When a WidgetView is in Flow Layout Mode (see the WidgetView.LayoutMode property), documents within this View follow each other depending on the FlowDirection property value, forming a column or row. Direction options are left-to-right, right-to-left, bottom-up or top-down.

When the widget sequence reaches the View edge, all successive widgets can start a new column (row) or continue being displayed in the specified direction, even continuing outside the View borders. To set the required behavior, use the WrapContent property.

See the Widget View topic to learn more.

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