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OfficeNavigationBar.ShowPeekForm Method

Displays the Peek Form for the specified item.

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

Expanded Syntax

Parameters

item
Type: NavigationBarItem
An Items collection item for which the Peek Form needs to be displayed.

Expanded Remarks

A Peek Form is a popup that allows you to display a custom content for an OfficeNavigationBar control item being hovered over. The form's content needs to be provided via the QueryPeekFormContent event. If no content is provided, the Peek Form is not displayed.

By default, the Peek Form is displayed after a short delay (PeekFormShowDelay) on hovering items. The ShowPeekForm method allows you to manually display the Peek Form for individual items, even if they are not being hovered over at the moment.

See ShowPeekFormOnItemHover to learn more.

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