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

IModelLayoutItem.MinSize Property

Specifies the layout item's minimum size.

Namespace: DevExpress.ExpressApp.Model

Assembly: DevExpress.ExpressApp.v20.2.dll


Size MinSize { get; set; }
Property MinSize As Size

Property Value

Type Description

A System.Drawing.Size object that specifies the minimum size of the layout item.


This property value is passed to the LayoutControlItem.MinSize property. If using the MinSize property produces unexpected effects, use the Control.MinimumSize property as shown below.

using System;
using DevExpress.ExpressApp;
using DevExpress.ExpressApp.Editors;
using System.Windows.Forms;
public class MyController : ViewController <DetailView> {
    protected override void OnActivated() {
        ViewItem item = View.FindItem("FullName");
        item.ControlCreated += Item_ControlCreated;
    private void Item_ControlCreated(object sender, EventArgs e) {
        ((ViewItem)sender).ControlCreated -= Item_ControlCreated;
        ((Control)((ViewItem)sender).Control).MinimumSize = new System.Drawing.Size(300, 0);
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