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LayoutControl.AddGroup(String, BaseLayoutItem, InsertType) Method

Creates a new layout group with the specified caption at a position relative to an item within the root group.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraLayout

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraLayout.v22.2.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Win.Navigation


public LayoutControlGroup AddGroup(
    string text,
    BaseLayoutItem baseItem,
    InsertType insertType


Name Type Description
text String

A String value that specifies the group’s caption. This value is assigned to the BaseLayoutItem.Text property.

baseItem BaseLayoutItem

A BaseLayoutItem descendant (owned by the root group) next to which a new group is inserted.

insertType DevExpress.XtraLayout.Utils.InsertType

A DevExpress.XtraLayout.Utils.InsertType enumeration value that specifies the position of the new group relative to the specified item.


Type Description

The newly created group.


This method calls the root group’s LayoutControlGroup.AddGroup method. For more information, refer to the description of the corresponding LayoutGroup.AddGroup method overload.

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