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 As FlowDirection

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 Sub flowTopDownBtn_CheckedChanged( _
ByVal sender As System.Object, _
ByVal e As System.EventArgs) _
Handles flowTopDownBtn.CheckedChanged

    Me.FlowLayoutPanel1.FlowDirection = FlowDirection.TopDown

End Sub

Private Sub flowBottomUpBtn_CheckedChanged( _
ByVal sender As System.Object, _
ByVal e As System.EventArgs) _
Handles flowBottomUpBtn.CheckedChanged

    Me.FlowLayoutPanel1.FlowDirection = FlowDirection.BottomUp

End Sub

Private Sub flowLeftToRight_CheckedChanged( _
ByVal sender As System.Object, _
ByVal e As System.EventArgs) _
Handles flowLeftToRight.CheckedChanged

    Me.FlowLayoutPanel1.FlowDirection = FlowDirection.LeftToRight

End Sub

Private Sub flowRightToLeftBtn_CheckedChanged( _
ByVal sender As System.Object, _
ByVal e As System.EventArgs) _
Handles flowRightToLeftBtn.CheckedChanged

    Me.FlowLayoutPanel1.FlowDirection = FlowDirection.RightToLeft

End Sub

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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