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HamburgerMenu.AllowBuiltInNavigation Property

Gets or sets whether to automatically set the Hamburger Menu content to a NavigationFrame instance, enabling the navigation capability. This is a dependency property.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.WindowsUI

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Controls.v24.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Wpf.Controls


public bool AllowBuiltInNavigation { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

true, to enable navigation by automatically set the menu content to a NavigationFrame; otherwise, false.


The AllowBuiltInNavigation property is only in effect if the menu’s Content property is set to null (the default value).

Use the menu item’s HamburgerMenuNavigationButtonBase<TOwner>.NavigationTargetType/HamburgerMenuNavigationButtonBase<TOwner>.NavigationTargetTypeName property to specify the page to be opened when an end-user clicks the menu item. However, to enable this functionality, you should do one of the following:


If both the HamburgerMenu.NavigationTarget and Content properties are set to a valid value, the HamburgerMenu.NavigationTarget property will be prioritized.

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