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BaseLayoutItem.ControlBoxContentTemplate Property

Gets or sets the template that defines how the object assigned to the BaseLayoutItem.ControlBoxContent property is displayed onscreen. This is a dependency property.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Docking

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Docking.v22.1.dll


public DataTemplate ControlBoxContentTemplate { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A DataTemplate object that defines the control box region’s presentation.


The following code sample displays the Open button at the panel header’s right (ControlBoxContentTemplate property) and the X button next to the tab caption (CaptionTemplate property):

<Window ...
                <dxdo:LayoutPanel Caption="Error List">
                            <Button Content="Open" />
                            <StackPanel Orientation="Horizontal">
                                <TextBlock Text="{Binding}" />
                                <Button Content="X" />
                <dxdo:LayoutPanel Caption="Solution Explorer" />
                <dxdo:LayoutPanel Caption="Find Replace" />

DockLayoutManager - Caption Buttons

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