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:
property FlowDirection FlowDirection {
	FlowDirection get();
	void set(FlowDirection value);
}

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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