BaseView.SaveLayoutToStream(Stream, Boolean) Method

Saves the layout in a specific stream in binary format.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraBars.Docking2010.Views

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraBars.v21.2.dll


public void SaveLayoutToStream(
    Stream stream,
    bool binaryStream


Name Type Description
stream Stream

The stream where the layout should be saved.

binaryStream Boolean

true to save the layout in binary format; false to save the layout in XML format.


Use the following methods to save the layout in the corresponding format/storage and subsequently restore it:


The ControlName property should be set to a unique value for documents populated with the content on the fly (see Deferred Load). Otherwise, these documents cannot be restored.


You can also utilize the Persistence Behavior or Workspace Manager component to save and restore layouts for all supported DevExpress controls.

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