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BaseAppearanceCollection.RestoreLayoutFromStream(Stream) Method

Restores the appearance settings from the specified stream.

Namespace: DevExpress.Utils

Assembly: DevExpress.Utils.v19.2.dll


public virtual void RestoreLayoutFromStream(
    Stream stream


Name Type Description
stream Stream

A Stream descendant from which the appearance settings are read.


Use the RestoreLayoutFromStream method to load the appearance settings from a stream to which these settings were saved via the BaseAppearanceCollection.SaveLayoutToStream method. If the specified stream is empty or null (Nothing in Visual Basic), an exception is raised.


The following sample code saves the appearance settings used to paint the XtraGrid's elements to a memory stream and then restores them.

System.IO.Stream str;
str = new System.IO.MemoryStream();
str.Seek(0, System.IO.SeekOrigin.Begin);

// ...

str.Seek(0, System.IO.SeekOrigin.Begin);
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