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ASPxFileManager.ItemMoving Event

Fires on the server side before an item is moved and allows you to cancel the action.

Namespace: DevExpress.Web

Assembly: DevExpress.Web.v22.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Web


public event FileManagerItemMoveEventHandler ItemMoving

Event Data

The ItemMoving event's data class is FileManagerItemMoveEventArgs. The following properties provide information specific to this event:

Property Description
Cancel Gets or sets a value indicating whether the action that raised the event should be canceled. Inherited from FileManagerActionEventArgsBase.
DestinationFolder Gets a folder where the current item is being moved.
ErrorText Gets or sets a text for the explanatory message. Inherited from FileManagerActionEventArgsBase.
Item Gets an item object related to the event.


Each time an item is going to be moved on the server side, the ItemMoving event occurs, allowing you to cancel the item move. The event parameter’s FileManagerItemMoveEventArgs.Item property identifies the item that is being processed. The new location of an item can be obtained via the FileManagerItemMoveEventArgs.DestinationFolder property. To cancel the moving operation, set the FileManagerActionEventArgsBase.Cancel property to true. In order to show the message, explaining the reason for the move cancellation, specify the FileManagerActionEventArgsBase.ErrorText property.

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