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DockLayoutManager.ShowContextMenu(BaseLayoutItem) Method

Displays a context menu with the dock commands related to the specified item.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Docking

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Docking.v19.1.dll

Declaration

public void ShowContextMenu(
    BaseLayoutItem item
)
Public Sub ShowContextMenu(
    item As BaseLayoutItem
)

Parameters

Name Type Description
item BaseLayoutItem

A BaseLayoutItem for which a context menu is to be displayed.

Remarks

Dock panels support context menus, invoked on right-clicking on the panel's caption:

ContextMenu

The ShowContextMenu method allows a panel's context menu to be manually invoked. The menu is displayed at the cursor's position.

To customize the menu, handle the DockLayoutManager.ShowingMenu event, or add menu customization actions via the DockLayoutManager.ContextMenuCustomizations property.

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