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FileManagerSettingsUpload.AutoStartUpload Property

Specifies whether file uploading starts automatically when a file is added to the upload panel.

Namespace: DevExpress.Web

Assembly: DevExpress.Web.v22.1.dll


public bool AutoStartUpload { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description
Boolean false

true, to automatically start file uploading; otherwise false.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:



The file manager automatically starts file uploading when a user drags and drops (FileManagerUploadAdvancedModeSettings.EnableDragAndDrop) files to a drop area ((file area and upload panel)) regardless of the AutoStartUpload property value.


Web Forms (in markup):

<dx:ASPxFileManager ID="fileManager" runat="server" >
    <SettingsUpload ShowUploadPanel="true" Enabled="true" AutoStartUpload="true" />

Web Forms (in code):

ASPxFileManager fm = new ASPxFileManager();
fm.SettingsUpload.ShowUploadPanel = true;
fm.SettingsUpload.Enabled = true;
fm.SettingsUpload.AutoStartUpload = true;


@Html.DevExpress().FileManager( settings => {
    settings.Name = "fileManager";
    settings.SettingsUpload.ShowUploadPanel = true;
    settings.SettingsUpload.Enabled = true;
    settings.SettingsUpload.AutoStartUpload = true;
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