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How to set or get a WinForms Docking Manager AutoHide mode?

Platform: WinForms |
Control: DockingManager


The methods SetAutoHideMode and GetAutoHideMode are used to set and get the autohide state of the controls. Please refer the below code snippet which illustrates this.


// Sets panel 1 as AutoHidden window
dockingManager1.SetAutoHideMode(panel1, true); //false to remove autohiding
//Gets the AutoHide state of panel1
MessageBox.Show("Panel1 is in AutoHide State:"+dockingManager1.GetAutoHideMode(panel1).ToString());



' Sets panel 1 as AutoHidden window
DockingManager1.SetAutoHideMode(panel1, true) 'false to remove autohiding.
'Gets the AutoHide state of panel1
MessageBox.Show("Panel1 is in AutoHide State:" & DockingManager1.GetAutoHideMode(Panel1).ToString())

Sample: http://help.syncfusion.com/support/samples/kb/Tools.Windows/TDAHMode/AHMode.zip

UG document link: https://help.syncfusion.com/windowsforms/dockingmanager/auto-hide-window#auto-hide-programmatically

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