GroupControl Class

The panel with a title which can be aligned along the top, bottom, left or right edge.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraEditors

Assembly: DevExpress.Utils.v21.2.dll

Declaration

public class GroupControl :
    PanelControl,
    IGroupBoxButtonsPanelOwner,
    IButtonsPanelOwner,
    IButtonPanelControlAppearanceOwner,
    IAppearanceOwner,
    IToolTipControlClient,
    IGroupStyleProvider,
    ISupportImageDragDrop

Remarks

The GroupControl is a container control that can be used to define groups of controls. It displays a frame around controls and allows you to display text and image within the header region.

GroupControl2

The control’s main features include:

The GroupControl supports both the look and feel and appearances technologies. The XtraScrollableControl.LookAndFeel and PanelControl.Appearance inherited properties allow the control’s look and feel and appearance settings to be accessed, respectively.

The GroupControl.AppearanceCaption property provides the appearance settings used to paint the GroupControl’s caption. The GroupControl also allows its caption to be painted manually. For this purpose, handle the GroupControl.CustomDrawCaption event.

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