LayoutGroup.MoveFocusRightToLeft Property

Gets or sets whether, in Automatic Tab Order mode when TAB is pressed, the focus moves across grouped controls from right to left.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraLayout

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraLayout.v20.2.dll


public DefaultBoolean MoveFocusRightToLeft { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description


true to move focus from right to left; false to move focus from left to right. Default uses the OptionsFocus.MoveFocusRightToLeft setting.

Available values:

Name Description

Corresponds to a Boolean value of true.


Corresponds to a Boolean value of false.


The value is determined by the current object's parent object setting (e.g., a control setting).


If the LayoutControl's OptionsFocus.EnableAutoTabOrder property is set to true, pressing the TAB key moves focus between controls according to the settings specified by the OptionsFocus.MoveFocusDirection and OptionsFocus.MoveFocusRightToLeft properties. The LayoutGroup.MoveFocusDirection and MoveFocusRightToLeft properties allow you to override these settings for the current group.

See the Focus Management topic for more information.

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