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DockingAttribute Class

Specifies the default docking behavior for a control.

System.Object
  System.Attribute
    System.Windows.Forms.DockingAttribute

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)
[AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Class)]
public sealed class DockingAttribute : Attribute

The DockingAttribute type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public methodDockingAttribute()Initializes a new instance of the DockingAttribute class.
Public methodDockingAttribute(DockingBehavior)Initializes a new instance of the DockingAttribute class with the given docking behavior.
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  NameDescription
Public propertyDockingBehaviorGets the docking behavior supplied to this attribute.
Public propertyTypeIdWhen implemented in a derived class, gets a unique identifier for this Attribute. (Inherited from Attribute.)
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  NameDescription
Public methodEqualsCompares an arbitrary object with the DockingAttribute object for equality. (Overrides Attribute.Equals(Object).)
Public methodGetHashCodeThe hash code for this object. (Overrides Attribute.GetHashCode().)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodIsDefaultAttributeSpecifies whether this DockingAttribute is the default docking attribute. (Overrides Attribute.IsDefaultAttribute().)
Public methodMatchWhen overridden in a derived class, returns a value that indicates whether this instance equals a specified object. (Inherited from Attribute.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
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  NameDescription
Public fieldStatic memberDefaultThe default DockingAttribute for this control.
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  NameDescription
Explicit interface implemetationPrivate method_Attribute.GetIDsOfNamesMaps a set of names to a corresponding set of dispatch identifiers. (Inherited from Attribute.)
Explicit interface implemetationPrivate method_Attribute.GetTypeInfoRetrieves the type information for an object, which can be used to get the type information for an interface. (Inherited from Attribute.)
Explicit interface implemetationPrivate method_Attribute.GetTypeInfoCountRetrieves the number of type information interfaces that an object provides (either 0 or 1). (Inherited from Attribute.)
Explicit interface implemetationPrivate method_Attribute.InvokeProvides access to properties and methods exposed by an object. (Inherited from Attribute.)
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You can create new controls in Windows Forms derived either from an existing control or from UserControl. Use this attribute on new controls to describe how the control should dock by default when placed on a form.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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