LayoutControlGroup.AddItem(String, Control) Method

Creates a new layout item with the specified text and control, and adds it to the current group.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraLayout

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraLayout.v20.1.dll


public LayoutControlItem AddItem(
    string text,
    Control control
Public Function AddItem(
    text As String,
    control As Control
) As LayoutControlItem


Name Type Description
text String

A String value that specifies the layout item's text.

control Control

The control to display in the layout item. This value is used to initialize the LayoutControlItem.Control property.


Type Description

The newly created item.


The default layout type is determined by the LayoutGroup.DefaultLayoutType property. By default, it is set to LayoutType.Vertical, so the new item is positioned at the bottom of the current group. If this property is set to LayoutType.Horizontal, the new item is positioned at the current group's right edge.

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