DockLayoutManager.ActiveDockItem Property

Gets or sets the active dock item. This is a dependency property.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Docking

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Docking.v21.1.dll


public BaseLayoutItem ActiveDockItem { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A BaseLayoutItem object that is the active dock item.


An active dock item is the item that has been clicked or contains a focused control.

Before a dock item is activated, the DockLayoutManager.DockItemActivating event fires. It allows you to prevent item activation. The notification DockLayoutManager.DockItemActivated event fires after the item has been activated.

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