Styling the RadPaneGroup

The RadPaneGroup control groups multiple RadPanes in a single container. This article will demonstrate how you can style the control.

Targeting the RadPaneGroup Element

In order to style all RadPaneGroups in a RadDocking, you should create a style targeting RadPaneGroup.

Example 1: Creating an implicit style targeting RadPaneGroup

<Application.Resources> 
    <!-- If you are using the NoXaml binaries, you will have to base the style on the default one for the theme like so:  
    <Style TargetType="telerik:RadPaneGroup" BasedOn="{StaticResource RadPaneGroupStyle}"> --> 
 
    <Style TargetType="telerik:RadPaneGroup"> 
        <Setter Property="Background" Value="Red" /> 
    </Style> 
</Application.Resources> 
 
<Grid> 
 
    <telerik:RadDocking> 
        <telerik:RadSplitContainer> 
            <telerik:RadPaneGroup> 
                <telerik:RadPane Header="Pane 1" /> 
                <telerik:RadPane Header="Test 2"/> 
                <telerik:RadPane Header="Test 3" /> 
                <telerik:RadPane Header="Test 4" /> 
            </telerik:RadPaneGroup> 
        </telerik:RadSplitContainer> 
    </telerik:RadDocking> 
</Grid> 

Figure 1: Styled RadPaneGroup in the Office2016 theme

Styled RadPaneGroup in the Office2016 theme

In order to learn how to further modify the control by extracting its ControlTemplate, read the Editing Control Templates article.

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