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LayoutGroup Properties

Represents the base class for regular layout groups.

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Public property AllowBorderColorBlending Gets or sets whether to colorize the layout group border and caption according to the BorderColor setting in skinning paint schemes.
Public property AllowCustomizeChildren Gets or sets whether the layout of the current container can be customized using drag and drop. (Inherited from LayoutItemContainer)
Public property AllowDrawBackground Gets or sets whether to paint the group's background when the GroupBordersVisible property is set to false.
Public property AllowGlyphSkinning Gets or sets whether the LayoutGroup's icon should be painted in the same color as the LayoutGroup's foreground color.
Public property AllowHide Gets or sets whether the item can be hidden to the Customization Form. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property AllowHtmlStringInCaption Gets or sets whether HTML formatting is allowed within the layout group caption.
Public property AppearanceGroup Provides access to the properties that control the group's appearance. (Inherited from LayoutItemContainer)
Public property AppearanceItemCaption Gets the appearance settings used to paint a layout item's caption. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property AppearanceTabPage Provides access to a tabbed group's appearance settings. (Inherited from LayoutItemContainer)
Public property BackgroundImage Gets or sets the group's background image that can be stretched across the group, tiled, centered, etc.
Public property BackgroundImageLayout Gets or sets the position and behavior of the background image assigned to the BackgroundImage property.
Public property BackgroundImageVisible Gets or sets whether the background image, specified by the BackgroundImage property, is in effect.
Public property BestFitWeight Gets or sets the width of the current LayoutGroup relative to other items' width after the LayoutControl.BestFit method has been called. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property BindingContext Gets or sets the BindingContext for the item. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property Bounds Gets the layout item's bounding rectangle. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property CanChangeLayoutModeForChildSelectedGroup Returns whether the layout mode can be changed for a LayoutGroup.
Public property CanCreateTabbedGroupForSelectedGroup Returns whether a new tabbed group can be created within the current group which will display a selected child group.
Public property CanGroupSelectedItems Returns whether a new group can be created within the current group which will display selected child items.
Public property CaptionImage Specifies the image to display within the group's caption area.
Public property CaptionImageIndex Gets the index of an image in an image collection which must be displayed within the group's caption.
Public property CaptionImageLocation Gets or sets the relative position of an image within the group caption.
Public property CaptionImagePadding Gets or sets padding for the image displayed in the current group's page header.
Public property CaptionImageVisible Gets or sets whether the group caption image is visible.
Public property CellSize Obsolete. Not supported.
Public property Container Gets the System.ComponentModel.IContainer that contains the System.ComponentModel.Component. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public property ContentImage Gets or sets the group's background image that is displayed "as is", and can be aligned to any group's edge.
Public property ContentImageAlignment Gets or sets the content image's alignment within the group.
Public property Count Gets the number of items that the current group owns.
Public property CustomHeaderButtons Gets or sets the collection of custom buttons displayed in the group header.
Public property CustomizationFormText Gets or sets the layout item's caption within the Customization Form. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property DataBindings Gets the data bindings for the layout item. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property DefaultLayoutType Gets or sets the default layout type for newly created items within the current group.
Public property Enabled Gets or sets whether layout items that belong to the current group are enabled.
Public property EnableIndentsWithoutBorders Gets or sets whether a layout group's indents, specified by its BaseLayoutItem.Spacing and BaseLayoutItem.Padding properties, are applied when the group's borders are hidden.
Public property ExpandButtonLocation Obsolete. Gets or sets the position of the expand button within the group header.
Public property ExpandButtonMode Gets or sets the direction of the expand button's arrow.
Public property ExpandButtonVisible Gets or sets whether the group's expand button is visible.
Public property Expanded Gets or sets whether the current group is expanded.
Public property ExpandOnDoubleClick Gets or sets whether the group is expanded/collapsed on double-clicking its caption.
Public property FlowDirection Gets or sets the direction according to which the LayoutGroup arranges its child elements.
Public property GroupBordersVisible Gets whether the group's borders are visible.
Public property HeaderButtonsLocation Gets or sets whether the group header buttons are displayed before or after text.
Public property Height Gets or sets the layout item's height. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property ImageList Gets an image collection whose images can be displayed within the group.
Public property IsDisposing Gets whether the current item is being disposed of. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property IsGroup Gets whether the current layout item represents a Layout Group. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property IsHidden Gets whether the layout item is hidden. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property IsInTabbedGroup Gets whether the current group is displayed as a tab within a tabbed group.
Public property IsUpdateLocked Gets whether the layout item has been locked for updating. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property Item Provides indexed access to the items that belong to the current group.
Public property Items Provides access to the collection of items owned by the current group.
Public property LayoutMode Gets or sets layout the mode for a LayoutGroup.
Public property Location Gets or sets the coordinates of the layout item's top left corner. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property MaxSize Gets the maximum size of the group.
Public property MinSize Gets the minimum size of the group.
Public property Name Gets or sets the layout item's name. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property OptionsCustomization Contains options that specify which operations can be performed on the layout item at runtime. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property OptionsIconToolTip Obsolete. This member is obsolete. Use the BaseLayoutItem.OptionsToolTip property instead. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property OptionsItemText Gets the options that determine how the controls displayed within the current group are aligned.
Public property OptionsItemToolTip Obsolete. This member is obsolete. Use the BaseLayoutItem.OptionsToolTip property instead. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property OptionsPrint Provides access to options that specify how the LayoutGroup is printed/exported .
Public property OptionsTableLayoutGroup Provides settings and events for table layout customization.
Public property OptionsTableLayoutItem Provides access to the options that specify how a layout item is arranged within a table layout. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property OptionsToolTip Contains options that allow tooltips to be assigned to layout items and their images. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property Owner Gets or set the LayoutControl that owns the current layout item. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property Padding Gets or sets the amount of space in pixels between the item's borders and its contents. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property PageEnabled Gets or sets whether the tab that corresponds to the current group is enabled. This property is in effect when the group is represented as a tab page within a TabbedControlGroup.
Public property PaintAppearanceGroup Provides access to the appearance settings currently used to paint the layout group. (Inherited from LayoutItemContainer)
Public property PaintAppearanceItemCaption Provides access to the appearance settings currently used to paint layout items that belong to the current container. (Inherited from LayoutItemContainer)
Public property Parent Gets or sets the group that owns the current group.
Public property ParentName Gets or sets the name of the item's parent. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property ParentTabbedGroup Gets the parent tabbed group if the current group is displayed as a tab.
Public property Selected Gets or sets the selection state of the current item. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property SelectedItems Provides access to the collection of selected items within the current group.
Public property ShowInCustomizationForm Gets or sets whether the layout item is displayed within the Customization Form when the item is hidden. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property ShowTabPageCloseButton Gets or sets whether a Close button is displayed within a group when it's embedded into a TabbedGroup.
Public property Site Gets or sets the System.ComponentModel.ISite of the System.ComponentModel.Component. (Inherited from System.ComponentModel.Component)
Public property Size Gets or sets the group's size.
Public property Spacing Gets or sets the outer indents of the item's borders. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property StartNewLine Gets or sets whether the current item starts a new row within a flow layout. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property TabbedGroupParentName Gets the name of the group's parent if the current group is displayed as a tab.
Public property TabPageWidth Gets or sets the width, in pixels, of tab headers. (Inherited from LayoutItemContainer)
Public property Tag Gets or sets an object that contains data on the current layout item. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property Text Gets or sets the text associated with the layout item. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property TextLocation Gets or sets the container's side along which its caption is displayed. (Inherited from LayoutItemContainer)
Public property TextSize Not supported. (Inherited from LayoutItemContainer)
Public property TextToControlDistance Not supported. (Inherited from LayoutItemContainer)
Public property TextVisible Gets or sets whether the text region is visible. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property TypeName Gets the name of the item's type.
Public property ViewInfo Gets the object which contains the information used to render the layout group.
Public property Visibility Gets or sets whether the layout item is visible within the LayoutControl in regular mode (when layout customization is not performed) and in customization mode. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property Visible Gets whether the layout item is visible. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property Width Gets or sets the layout item's width. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property X Gets or sets the X coordinate of the item's top left corner relative to the parent's top left corner. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
Public property Y Gets or sets the Y coordinate of the item's top left corner relative to the parent's top left corner. (Inherited from BaseLayoutItem)
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