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FormLayoutItemBase.Enabled Property

Specifies whether the auto-generated editors in the Form Layout are enabled.

Namespace: DevExpress.Blazor.Base

Assembly: DevExpress.Blazor.v24.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Blazor


public bool Enabled { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description
Boolean true

true if the editors are enabled; otherwise, false.


Use the Enabled property to enable or disable auto-generated editors in the Form Layout. Users cannot focus disabled editors.

<DxFormLayout Data="forecast">
    <DxFormLayoutGroup Caption="Weather Forecast">
        <DxFormLayoutItem Caption="Date" Field="@nameof(WeatherForecast.Date)" ReadOnly="true" />
        <DxFormLayoutItem Caption="Temperature" Field="@nameof(WeatherForecast.TemperatureC)" Enabled="false" />

    public class WeatherForecast
        public DateTime Date { get; set; }
        public int TemperatureC { get; set; }
        public double Precipitation { get; set; }
    WeatherForecast forecast = new WeatherForecast() { Date = new DateTime(2020, 05, 11), TemperatureC = 20, Precipitation = 5};

Disbled and ReadOnly items

You can also disable all auto-generated editors in groups, tabs and tab pages:

<DxFormLayout Data="forecast">
    <DxFormLayoutItem Caption="Date" Field="@nameof(WeatherForecast.Date)" />
    <DxFormLayoutGroup Caption="Information" Enabled="false">
        <DxFormLayoutItem Caption="Temperature" Field="@nameof(WeatherForecast.TemperatureC)" />
        <DxFormLayoutItem Caption="Precipitation" Field="@nameof(WeatherForecast.Precipitation)" />

Disabled Groups

The Form Layout and its elements (tabs, tab pages, and groups) apply this property’s value to nested elements. You can specify the corresponding property for a nested element to override this setting.

Component Property
Form Layout Enabled
Tab Pages Enabled
Tab Page Enabled
Group Enabled
Item Enabled
Editor <Editor_name>.Enabled
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