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XtraLayoutPanelBase.AutoTabOrder Property

Gets or sets whether the panel maintains an automatic tab order of its child controls.

Namespace: DevExpress.Utils.Layout

Assembly: DevExpress.Utils.v23.1.dll

NuGet Packages: DevExpress.Utils, DevExpress.Wpf.Core


public bool AutoTabOrder { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description
Boolean true

true, if the panel automatically maintains the tab order of its controls according to the controls’ positions; false, if the tab order is specified by the Control.TabIndex property of the controls.


If the AutoTabOrder property is enabled, the panel maintains the automatic tab order of its controls according to the controls’ positions within the panel:

  • For the StackPanel, the tab order is from the near edge to the far edge (from left to right or right to left, according to the current locale).
  • For the TablePanel, the tab order is across then down.
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