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RichEditControl.DockLayoutManagerName Property

Obtains the name of the DockLayoutManager containing RichEditControl and Reviewing Pane.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.RichEdit

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.RichEdit.v20.2.dll


public static string DockLayoutManagerName { get; }

Property Value

Type Description

A string that is the name of the DockLayoutManager used to access the Reviewing Pane.


Use the DockLayoutManagerName property to access the Reviewing Pane and customize it, as shown in the code snippet below.


View Example

//Access the DockLayoutManager in the template: 
string name = RichEditControl.DockLayoutManagerName;
DockLayoutManager manager = (DockLayoutManager)richEdit.Template.FindName(name, richEdit);

//Retireve the Reviewing Pane 
LayoutPanel commentPanel = manager.LayoutRoot.Items[0] as LayoutPanel;
DocumentPanel documentPanel = manager.LayoutRoot.Items[1] as DocumentPanel;

//Dock panel to the right 
manager.DockController.Dock(commentPanel, documentPanel, DockType.Right);

//Hide the pane to the tab 
commentPanel.AutoHidden = true;

//Disable floating 
commentPanel.AllowFloat = false;
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