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LayoutGroup.AddGroup(BaseLayoutItem, InsertType) Method

Creates a new group at a position relative to an item within the current group.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraLayout

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraLayout.v22.2.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Win.Navigation


public LayoutGroup AddGroup(
    BaseLayoutItem baseItem,
    InsertType insertType


Name Type Description
baseItem BaseLayoutItem

A BaseLayoutItem descendant (owned by the current 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 layout group.


The following sample code uses the AddGroup method to create a new group that is positioned to the right of the first item within the parentGroup:

using DevExpress.XtraLayout;
using DevExpress.XtraLayout.Utils;
// ...

LayoutControlGroup newGroup = parentGroup.AddGroup(parentGroup.Items[0], InsertType.Right);
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