FlowDirection Property
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FlowLayoutPanel.FlowDirection Property

 

Gets or sets a value indicating the flow direction of the FlowLayoutPanel control.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public FlowDirection FlowDirection { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.FlowDirection

One of the FlowDirection values indicating the direction of consecutive placement of controls in the panel. The default is LeftToRight.

The FlowDirection property is the default property for the FlowLayoutPanel class.

The following code example sets the value of FlowDirection depending on the selected RadioButton.

  private void flowTopDownBtn_CheckedChanged(
System.Object sender, 
System.EventArgs e)
  {
      this.FlowLayoutPanel1.FlowDirection = FlowDirection.TopDown;
  }

  private void flowBottomUpBtn_CheckedChanged(
System.Object sender, 
System.EventArgs e)
  {
      this.FlowLayoutPanel1.FlowDirection = FlowDirection.BottomUp;
  }

  private void flowLeftToRight_CheckedChanged(
System.Object sender, 
System.EventArgs e)
  {
      this.FlowLayoutPanel1.FlowDirection = FlowDirection.LeftToRight;
  }

  private void flowRightToLeftBtn_CheckedChanged(
System.Object sender, 
System.EventArgs e)
  {
      this.FlowLayoutPanel1.FlowDirection = FlowDirection.RightToLeft;
  }

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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