Hide a floating panel

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  1. Edward
    Edward  avatar
    32 posts
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    Jan 2008

    Posted 23 Jan 2008 Link to this post

    I want my program to hide and float a DockPanel.  Initially, I create a dock panel in the designer and set the DockState to Hidden.

    To show the panel, I just set DockState to Floating.  This works fine.

    However, I cannot hide the panel.  I tried the following:

    - Set the DockState to Hidden
    - DockPanel.Hide()

    However, the panel continues to float.  The only way I figure to get it work is to DockTo another panel, then set the DockState to Hidden.  This seems to be cumbersome so I wonder if there is a way to hide it better.
  2. Julian Benkov
    Julian Benkov avatar
    1135 posts

    Posted 25 Jan 2008 Link to this post

    Hi Edward,

    In order to hide a DockPanel, please use the code snippet below:

    private void button2_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)  
        if (dockPanel2.DockingSite.HostForm != null)  
    private void button3_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)  

    I hope this was helpful. Please contact us again if you have additional questions.

    Best wishes,
    Julian Benkov
    the Telerik team

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