XRDesignMdiControllerDesignSettings.DockingViewStyle Property

Specifies the View style for the Report Designer‘s dock panels and tabs.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraReports.UserDesigner

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraReports.v21.2.Extensions.dll


public DockingViewStyle DockingViewStyle { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description


A DevExpress.XtraBars.Docking2010.Views.DockingViewStyle enumeration value that specifies the View style.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Object Type Path to DockingViewStyle


The DockingViewStyle property allows you to enable the Light style for the End-User Report Designer. This View provides the following features:

  • one-pixel borders for all dock panels;
  • no borders for tab headers;
  • lightly highlights the selected tab.

When the DockingViewStyle is set to Default or Classic, the End-User Report Designer looks as follows:

See Change the Dock Panel View in the End-User Report Designer for more information.

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