BaseView.AllowResetLayout Property

Gets or sets whether the current DocumentManager‘s layout can be reset to default.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraBars.Docking2010.Views

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraBars.v21.2.dll


public virtual DefaultBoolean AllowResetLayout { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description


true if the current DocumentManager‘s layout can be reset to default; otherwise, false.

Available values:

Name Description

Corresponds to a Boolean value of true.


Corresponds to a Boolean value of false.


The default behavior determined by the control’s logic.


End-users can modify a DocumentManager‘s layout at runtime. For instance, in TabbedView, new DocumentGroups can be created by dragging Documents. To reset a DocumentManager’s layout to default, call the IBaseViewController.ResetLayout method.

To specify if a layout can be reset, use the AllowResetLayout property.

The AllowResetLayout property specifies the availability of a related BarDockingMenuItem‘s ‘Reset Window Layout’ item. The image below illustrates a Bar Docking Menu Item’s drop-down menu when the AllowResetLayout property is set to DefaultBoolean.False:

DocumentManager - ResetLayout (disabled)

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