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RibbonControl.Categories Property

Gets a collection of categories used to logically organize bar items.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraBars.Ribbon

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraBars.v24.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Win.Navigation


public BarManagerCategoryCollection Categories { get; }

Property Value

Type Description

A BarManagerCategoryCollection object that represents the collection of categories.


Categories are used to logically organize items thus providing a convenient way to access items from the Customization Form. The Categories property allows you to add, remove and get individual categories. Each category is represented by a BarManagerCategory object.

You can assign an item to a specific category by specifying the item’s BarItem.Category property.

For more information, see How To: Organize Bar Items into Categories .

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