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RibbonExtension.BindToXML(String, String, String) Method

Binds the Ribbon extension to the XML file specified by its name, XPath expression and transformation file name

Namespace: DevExpress.Web.Mvc

Assembly: DevExpress.Web.Mvc5.v18.2.dll


public RibbonExtension BindToXML(
    string fileName,
    string xPath,
    string transformFileName
Public Function BindToXML(
    fileName As String,
    xPath As String,
    transformFileName As String
) As RibbonExtension


Name Type Description
fileName String

A string specifying the file name.

xPath String

A string specifying the XPath expression.

transformFileName String

A string specifying the transformation file name.


Type Description

A RibbonExtension object representing the Ribbon extension.


You can specify data source fields to which the tabs, groups and items properties are mapped using the RibbonSettings.TabDataFields, RibbonSettings.GroupDataFields, and RibbonSettings.ItemDataFields properties respectively.


The fileName parameter must refer to a physical file on the server, not a url

BindToXML(HttpContext.Current.Server.MapPath("~/App_Data/MyDataFile.xml"), "/Root/*", "transformFileName")
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