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BarItemLink.MostRecentlyUsed Property

Determines whether the current item link is initially visible when inside a submenu.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraBars

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraBars.v22.2.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Win.Navigation


public virtual bool MostRecentlyUsed { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

true if the current item link is initially visible; otherwise, false.


When an end-user opens a submenu, item links with disabled MostRecentlyUsed properties are not visible. To view all submenu items, a user needs to do one of the following:

If a user frequently clicks an initially hidden link, it can eventually become visible from the moment a submenu opens. The number of clicks required for this is determined by the BarManagerProperties.MostRecentItemsPercent property value.

See the Recently Used Items article to learn more.

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