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LayoutControlItem.SizeConstraintsType Property

Gets or sets the size constraints type.

Namespace:DevExpress.XtraLayout
Assembly:DevExpress.XtraLayout.v17.1.dll

Expanded Syntax

Property value

Type: SizeConstraintsType
A SizeConstraintsType enumeration value which specifies the manner in which the current layout item can be resized.
The default is SizeConstraintsType.Default.

Expanded Remarks

If the SizeConstraintsType property is set to SizeConstraintsType.Default, the current layout item's size constraints are automatically determined based upon the type of the layout item's control. See Default Size Constraints.

Custom size constraints can be applied if the SizeConstraintsType property is set to SizeConstraintsType.Custom. To set the constraints in this mode, use the MinSize and MaxSize or ControlMinSize and ControlMaxSize properties.

When size constraints are applied and OptionsView.UseSkinIndents option is enabled, control sizes might change when changing a paint scheme. This occurs because the real size of a control is affected by layout item padding.

See the Size Constraints topic for more details.

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