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BeforeExportDocumentEventArgs.HideItem(String) Method

Hides the dashboard item with the specified name in the exported dashboard.

Namespace: DevExpress.DashboardCommon

Assembly: DevExpress.Dashboard.v19.1.Core.dll


public void HideItem(
    string itemComponentName
Public Sub HideItem(
    itemComponentName As String


Name Type Description
itemComponentName String

A String that specifies the component name of the dashboard item to hide.


This example demonstrates how to hide dashboard filter items when a dashboard is exported to PDF and the ExportFilters export option is set to false.

This method can be the used to handle the following events:

using DevExpress.DashboardCommon;
// ...
        dashboardDesigner1.BeforeExportDocument += DashboardDesigner1_BeforeExportDocument;
// ...
    private void DashboardDesigner1_BeforeExportDocument(object sender, BeforeExportDocumentEventArgs e)
        if (e.ExportAction == DashboardExportAction.ExportToPdf &&
            e.PdfExportOptions.ExportFilters == false)
            e.HideItem(item => item is FilterElementDashboardItem ||
            item is DateFilterDashboardItem);
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