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.NET 6.0+

DetailView Class

Represents a Detail View.

Namespace: DevExpress.ExpressApp

Assembly: DevExpress.ExpressApp.v24.1.dll


public class DetailView :


The DetailView class is an ObjectView descendant. Use the DetailView class to view or edit an object’s properties.

ASP.NET Core Blazor
A Detail View in an XAF ASP.NET Core Blazor application, DevExpress
Windows Forms
A Detail View in an XAF Windows Forms application, DevExpress
ASP.NET Web Forms
A Detail View in an XAF ASP.NET Web Forms application, DevExpress

XAF automatically generates a user interface for Detail Views. You can customize an auto-generated Detail View in the Application Model. Use the Views | <DetailView> node. For example, you can specify the object that this Detail View displays and change the displayed View Items and their layout.

To customize a Detail View in code, use the Frame.View or ViewController.View property.

To specify the object displayed in the Detail View, use the DetailView.CurrentObject property.

To populate a View with View Items, use the following members:

To customize View Items’ layout, use the CompositeView.LayoutManager property.


To view and edit the properties of a collection of objects, use the ListView class.


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