DockLayoutManager.Rename(BaseLayoutItem) Method

Starts item renaming.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Docking

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Docking.v20.1.dll

Declaration

public bool Rename(
    BaseLayoutItem item
)
Public Function Rename(
    item As BaseLayoutItem
) As Boolean

Parameters

Name Type Description
item BaseLayoutItem

A BaseLayoutItem to be renamed.

Returns

Type Description
Boolean

true if item renaming has been initiated; otherwise, false.

Remarks

The Rename method opens a text box allowing an end-user to rename the specified item's caption. The method is in effect if item renaming is enabled. See the DockLayoutManager.AllowLayoutItemRename and DockLayoutManager.AllowDockItemRename options.

It's possible to prevent a specific item from being renamed via the BaseLayoutItem.AllowRename property.

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