RepositoryItemPopupBaseAutoSearchEdit.ImmediatePopup Property

Gets or sets whether the popup window is displayed immediately after an end-user has typed a character in the edit box.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraEditors.Repository

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraEditors.v20.1.dll

Declaration

[DXCategory("Behavior")]
[DefaultValue(false)]
public virtual bool ImmediatePopup { get; set; }
<DXCategory("Behavior")>
<DefaultValue(False)>
Public Overridable Property ImmediatePopup As Boolean

Property Value

Type Default Description
Boolean

false

true, if the popup window is displayed immediately after an end-user has typed a character in the edit box; otherwise, false.

Remarks

Set the ImmediatePopup property to true to display a popup window immediately after an end-user has typed a character to select an item from the popup list. The popup window can also be opened as follows:

To open the dropdown via code, see the PopupBaseEdit.ShowPopup method.

For LookUpEdit editors, the ImmediatePopup property is only in effect when the RepositoryItemLookUpEdit.SearchMode property is set to SearchMode.AutoComplete. In SearchMode.AutoFilter mode, the dropdown is opened automatically when typing within the edit box. In SearchMode.OnlyInPopup search mode, typing within the edit box never opens the dropdown.

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