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.NET MAUI DataForm Custom Layout Definition

The DataFormCustomLayout definition allows you to arrange the items using a custom layout.

To build the custom layout you have to use the LayoutTemplate (DataTemplate) property.

XAML definition of RadDataForm with CustomLayout applied using a RadWrapLayout

<Grid>
    <telerik:RadDataForm x:Name="dataForm">
        <telerik:RadDataForm.LayoutDefinition>
            <telerik:DataFormCustomLayout>
                <telerik:DataFormCustomLayout.LayoutTemplate>
                    <DataTemplate>
                        <telerik:RadWrapLayout/>
                    </DataTemplate>
                </telerik:DataFormCustomLayout.LayoutTemplate>
            </telerik:DataFormCustomLayout>
        </telerik:RadDataForm.LayoutDefinition>
        <telerik:RadDataForm.BindingContext>
            <local:EditorsViewModel/>
        </telerik:RadDataForm.BindingContext>
    </telerik:RadDataForm>
</Grid>

The Model used for the DataForm editors

public class EditorsViewModel : NotifyPropertyChangedBase
{
    private string name;
    private DateTime? startDate;
    private DateTime? endDate;
    private double? people;
    private bool? visited;
    private TimeSpan? duration;
    private EnumValue accommodation = EnumValue.Apartment;
    public enum EnumValue
    {
        SingleRoom,
        Apartment,
        House
    }

    [Required]
    [Display(Name = "Select accomodation")]
    public EnumValue Accommodation
    {
        get
        {
            return this.accommodation;
        }
        set
        {
            if (this.accommodation != value)
            {
                this.accommodation = value;
                this.OnPropertyChanged();
            }
        }
    }

    [Required]
    [Display(Name = "First Name")]
    public string FirstName
    {
        get => this.name;
        set => this.UpdateValue(ref this.name, value);
    }

    [Required]
    [Display(Name = "Start date")]
    public DateTime? StartDate
    {
        get => this.startDate;
        set => this.UpdateValue(ref this.startDate, value);
    }

    [Required]
    [Display(Name = "End Date")]
    public DateTime? EndDate
    {
        get => this.endDate;
        set => this.UpdateValue(ref this.endDate, value);
    }

    [Required]
    [Display(Name = "Number of People")]
    [Range(1, 10)]
    public double? People
    {
        get => this.people;
        set => this.UpdateValue(ref this.people, value);
    }

    [Display(Name = "Visited before")]
    public bool? Visited
    {
        get => this.visited;
        set => this.UpdateValue(ref this.visited, value);
    }

    [Display(Name = "Duration")]
    public TimeSpan? Duration
    {
        get => this.duration;
        set => this.UpdateValue(ref this.duration, value);
    }
}

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