DashboardTabPage.ShowItemAsTabPage Property

Changes the appearance of a single dashboard item on a page so that it looks like a tab page.

Namespace: DevExpress.DashboardCommon

Assembly: DevExpress.Dashboard.v18.2.Core.dll


public bool ShowItemAsTabPage { get; set; }
Public Property ShowItemAsTabPage As Boolean

Property Value

Type Default Description


True to display a single dashboard item as tab page; otherwise, false.


If the ShowItemAsTabPage setting is true and the tab page contains a single dashboard item, the item's visual borders are merged with the tab page borders and the item's caption becomes the tab caption, as illustrated below:


When you drop an item to an empty tab page in a dashboard designer, the item is displayed as tab page because the default ShowItemAsTabPage value is true.

To disable Display Item as Page feature, use one of the following methods:

  • Select the tab page and click the Display Item as Page button in the Design ribbon tab.
  • Select Display Item as Page command in the tab page context menu:

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