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XRControl.AnchorHorizontal Property

Specifies the horizontal anchoring type of a report control.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraReports.UI

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraReports.v23.2.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Reporting.Core


public virtual HorizontalAnchorStyles AnchorHorizontal { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

The type of horizontal anchoring.

Available values:

Name Description

Identical to the Left member.


Anchors a control to the left edge of its container.


Anchors a control to the right edge of its container.


Anchores a control to the left and right edges of its container.


This property defines how to resize a report control to maintain the distance to the left and right edges of its container. You can set the value of this property to one of the HorizontalAnchorStyles enumeration values. The following examples demonstrate how different property values affect anchoring:

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The property is hidden in the following descendants of the XRControl class:


The AnchorHorizontal property does not work with controls inside a subreport unless the GenerateOwnPages option is enabled for the subreport.

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