VGridControlBase.RestoreLayoutFromStream(Stream) Method

Restores a vertical grid’s layout from the specified stream.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraVerticalGrid

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraVerticalGrid.v21.2.dll

Declaration

public virtual void RestoreLayoutFromStream(
    Stream stream
)

Parameters

Name Type Description
stream Stream

A Stream descendant from which the vertical grid’s settings are read. If null (Nothing in Visual Basic), an exception is raised.

Remarks

Use the RestoreLayoutFromStream method to load the vertical grid’s layout from the stream to which the layout was saved via the VGridControlBase.SaveLayoutToStream method.

Example

The following sample code saves the vertical grid’s layout to a file stream and then applies it to another vertical grid. The VGridControlBase.SaveLayoutToStream and VGridControlBase.RestoreLayoutFromStream methods are used for this purpose.

using System.IO;

string fileName = "C:\\XtraVerticalGridLayout";
FileStream outFile = new FileStream(fileName, FileMode.Create);
vGridControl1.SaveLayoutToStream(outFile);
outFile.Close();
vGridControl2.DataSource = vGridControl1.DataSource;
FileStream inFile = new FileStream(fileName, FileMode.Open);
vGridControl2.RestoreLayoutFromStream(inFile);
inFile.Close();
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