.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Standard 2.0+
.NET Core 3.0+

ViewItem.BreakLinksToControl(Boolean) Method

Unsubscribes from the control's events and, depending on the parameter, also disposes of the control and removes the link to the control.

Namespace: DevExpress.ExpressApp.Editors

Assembly: DevExpress.ExpressApp.v20.1.dll


public virtual void BreakLinksToControl(
    bool unwireEventsOnly
Public Overridable Sub BreakLinksToControl(
    unwireEventsOnly As Boolean


Name Type Description
unwireEventsOnly Boolean

true to only unsubscribe from events, false to also dispose of the control and remove the link to the control.


This method supports the internal infrastructure. You do not need to call this method manually in most cases.

You can override this method in ViewItem descendants to dispose of custom recourses.

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