Navigation Pane Sides

The supplemental pane can be drawn in and out from all the four sides. The Position property is used to change the side of pane and the values are:

  • Left
  • Right
  • Top
  • Bottom

The default position is Left.

<Window x:Class="NavigationDrawerWPF.MainWindow"
        xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation"
        xmlns:x="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml"
        xmlns:d="http://schemas.microsoft.com/expression/blend/2008"
        xmlns:mc="http://schemas.openxmlformats.org/markup-compatibility/2006"
        xmlns:syncfusion="http://schemas.syncfusion.com/wpf"
        xmlns:local="clr-namespace:NavigationDrawerWPF"
        mc:Ignorable="d"
        Title="MainWindow" Height="450" Width="800">
    <Window.DataContext>
        <local:ViewModel/>
    </Window.DataContext>
    <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer x:Name="navigationDrawer" 
                                   DrawerWidth="300"
                                   Position="Left">
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.ContentView>
            <Grid x:Name="mainContentView" 
                  Background="White">
                <Grid.RowDefinitions>
                    <RowDefinition Height="auto"/>
                    <RowDefinition/>
                </Grid.RowDefinitions>
                <StackPanel Background="#1aa1d6" 
                            Orientation="Horizontal">
                    <Button x:Name="hamburgerButton" 
                            BorderBrush="Transparent" 
                            Height="50" Width="50" 
                            HorizontalAlignment="Left"  
                            FontSize="16" 
                            Background="#1aa1d6" Foreground="White" 
                            Click="HamburgerButton_Click">
                        <Image Source="hamburger_icon.png" 
                               Height="20" 
                               Width="20" 
                               HorizontalAlignment="Center" 
                               VerticalAlignment="Center"/>
                    </Button>
                    <Label x:Name="headerLabel" 
                           Height="50" 
                           HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                           VerticalContentAlignment="Center" 
                           Content="Home" 
                           FontSize="16" 
                           Foreground="White" 
                           Background="#1aa1d6"/>
                </StackPanel>
                <Label Grid.Row="1" 
                       x:Name="contentLabel" 
                       VerticalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       Content="Content View" 
                       FontSize="14" Foreground="Black"/>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.ContentView>
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerHeaderView>
            <Grid Background="#31ade9">
                <Label Content="Header View" 
                       FontSize="20" 
                       FontWeight="Bold" 
                       HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       VerticalContentAlignment="Center"/>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerHeaderView>
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerContentView>
            <Grid>
                <ListBox x:Name="list" 
                         ItemsSource="{Binding Contents}">
                    <ListBox.ItemTemplate>
                        <DataTemplate>
                            <TextBlock  Text="{Binding Name}" 
                                        Padding="15" 
                                        TextAlignment="Center" 
                                        FontSize="18" 
                                        Foreground="Black"/>
                        </DataTemplate>
                    </ListBox.ItemTemplate>
                </ListBox>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerContentView>
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerFooterView>
            <Grid Background="#31ade9">
                <Label Content="Footer View" 
                       FontSize="20" 
                       FontWeight="Bold" 
                       HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       VerticalContentAlignment="Center"/>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerFooterView>
    </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer>
</Window>
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Windows;

namespace NavigationDrawerWPF
{
    /// <summary>
    /// Interaction logic for MainWindow.xaml
    /// </summary>
    public partial class MainWindow : Window
    {
        public MainWindow()
        {
            InitializeComponent();
            navigationDrawer.Position = Syncfusion.UI.Xaml.NavigationDrawer.Position.Left;
        }

        private void HamburgerButton_Click(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
        {
            navigationDrawer.ToggleDrawer();
        }
    }

    public class ViewModel
    {
        public ViewModel()
        {
            Contents = new List<Model>();

            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Home" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Profile" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Inbox" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Outbox" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Sent" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Trash" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Sign Out" });
        }

        public List<Model> Contents { get; set; }
    }

    public class Model
    {
        public string Name { get; set; }
    }
}

Left_Position

The following code example shows how to set the SfNavigationDrawer to the right.

<Window x:Class="NavigationDrawerWPF.MainWindow"
        xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation"
        xmlns:x="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml"
        xmlns:d="http://schemas.microsoft.com/expression/blend/2008"
        xmlns:mc="http://schemas.openxmlformats.org/markup-compatibility/2006"
        xmlns:syncfusion="http://schemas.syncfusion.com/wpf"
        xmlns:local="clr-namespace:NavigationDrawerWPF"
        mc:Ignorable="d"
        Title="MainWindow" Height="450" Width="800">
    <Window.DataContext>
        <local:ViewModel/>
    </Window.DataContext>
    <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer x:Name="navigationDrawer" 
                                   DrawerWidth="300"
                                   Position="Right">
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.ContentView>
            <Grid x:Name="mainContentView" 
                  Background="White">
                <Grid.RowDefinitions>
                    <RowDefinition Height="auto"/>
                    <RowDefinition/>
                </Grid.RowDefinitions>
                <StackPanel Background="#1aa1d6" 
                            Orientation="Horizontal">
                    <Button x:Name="hamburgerButton" 
                            BorderBrush="Transparent" 
                            Height="50" Width="50" 
                            HorizontalAlignment="Left"  
                            FontSize="16" 
                            Background="#1aa1d6" Foreground="White" 
                            Click="HamburgerButton_Click">
                        <Image Source="hamburger_icon.png" 
                               Height="20" 
                               Width="20" 
                               HorizontalAlignment="Center" 
                               VerticalAlignment="Center"/>
                    </Button>
                    <Label x:Name="headerLabel" 
                           Height="50" 
                           HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                           VerticalContentAlignment="Center" 
                           Content="Home" 
                           FontSize="16" 
                           Foreground="White" 
                           Background="#1aa1d6"/>
                </StackPanel>
                <Label Grid.Row="1" 
                       x:Name="contentLabel" 
                       VerticalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       Content="Content View" 
                       FontSize="14" Foreground="Black"/>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.ContentView>
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerHeaderView>
            <Grid Background="#31ade9">
                <Label Content="Header View" 
                       FontSize="20" 
                       FontWeight="Bold" 
                       HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       VerticalContentAlignment="Center"/>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerHeaderView>
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerContentView>
            <Grid>
                <ListBox x:Name="list" 
                         ItemsSource="{Binding Contents}">
                    <ListBox.ItemTemplate>
                        <DataTemplate>
                            <TextBlock  Text="{Binding Name}" 
                                        Padding="15" 
                                        TextAlignment="Center" 
                                        FontSize="18" 
                                        Foreground="Black"/>
                        </DataTemplate>
                    </ListBox.ItemTemplate>
                </ListBox>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerContentView>
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerFooterView>
            <Grid Background="#31ade9">
                <Label Content="Footer View" 
                       FontSize="20" 
                       FontWeight="Bold" 
                       HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       VerticalContentAlignment="Center"/>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerFooterView>
    </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer>
</Window>
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Windows;

namespace NavigationDrawerWPF
{
    /// <summary>
    /// Interaction logic for MainWindow.xaml
    /// </summary>
    public partial class MainWindow : Window
    {
        public MainWindow()
        {
            InitializeComponent();
            navigationDrawer.Position = Syncfusion.UI.Xaml.NavigationDrawer.Position.Right;
        }

        private void HamburgerButton_Click(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
        {
            navigationDrawer.ToggleDrawer();
        }
    }

    public class ViewModel
    {
        public ViewModel()
        {
            Contents = new List<Model>();

            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Home" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Profile" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Inbox" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Outbox" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Sent" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Trash" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Sign Out" });
        }

        public List<Model> Contents { get; set; }
    }

    public class Model
    {
        public string Name { get; set; }
    }
}

Right_Position

The following code example shows how to set the SfNavigationDrawer at the top.

<Window x:Class="NavigationDrawerWPF.MainWindow"
        xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation"
        xmlns:x="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml"
        xmlns:d="http://schemas.microsoft.com/expression/blend/2008"
        xmlns:mc="http://schemas.openxmlformats.org/markup-compatibility/2006"
        xmlns:syncfusion="http://schemas.syncfusion.com/wpf"
        xmlns:local="clr-namespace:NavigationDrawerWPF"
        mc:Ignorable="d"
        Title="MainWindow" Height="450" Width="800">
    <Window.DataContext>
        <local:ViewModel/>
    </Window.DataContext>
    <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer x:Name="navigationDrawer" 
                                   DrawerHeight="200"
                                   Position="Top">
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.ContentView>
            <Grid x:Name="mainContentView" 
                  Background="White">
                <Grid.RowDefinitions>
                    <RowDefinition Height="auto"/>
                    <RowDefinition/>
                </Grid.RowDefinitions>
                <StackPanel Background="#1aa1d6" 
                            Orientation="Horizontal">
                    <Button x:Name="hamburgerButton" 
                            BorderBrush="Transparent" 
                            Height="50" Width="50" 
                            HorizontalAlignment="Left"  
                            FontSize="16" 
                            Background="#1aa1d6" Foreground="White" 
                            Click="HamburgerButton_Click">
                        <Image Source="hamburger_icon.png" 
                               Height="20" 
                               Width="20" 
                               HorizontalAlignment="Center" 
                               VerticalAlignment="Center"/>
                    </Button>
                    <Label x:Name="headerLabel" 
                           Height="50" 
                           HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                           VerticalContentAlignment="Center" 
                           Content="Home" 
                           FontSize="16" 
                           Foreground="White" 
                           Background="#1aa1d6"/>
                </StackPanel>
                <Label Grid.Row="1" 
                       x:Name="contentLabel" 
                       VerticalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       Content="Content View" 
                       FontSize="14" Foreground="Black"/>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.ContentView>
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerHeaderView>
            <Grid Background="#31ade9">
                <Label Content="Header View" 
                       FontSize="20" 
                       FontWeight="Bold" 
                       HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       VerticalContentAlignment="Center"/>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerHeaderView>
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerContentView>
            <Grid>
                <ListBox x:Name="list" 
                         ItemsSource="{Binding Contents}">
                    <ListBox.ItemTemplate>
                        <DataTemplate>
                            <TextBlock  Text="{Binding Name}" 
                                        Padding="15" 
                                        TextAlignment="Center" 
                                        FontSize="18" 
                                        Foreground="Black"/>
                        </DataTemplate>
                    </ListBox.ItemTemplate>
                </ListBox>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerContentView>
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerFooterView>
            <Grid Background="#31ade9">
                <Label Content="Footer View" 
                       FontSize="20" 
                       FontWeight="Bold" 
                       HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       VerticalContentAlignment="Center"/>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerFooterView>
    </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer>
</Window>
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Windows;

namespace NavigationDrawerWPF
{
    /// <summary>
    /// Interaction logic for MainWindow.xaml
    /// </summary>
    public partial class MainWindow : Window
    {
        public MainWindow()
        {
            InitializeComponent();
            navigationDrawer.Position = Syncfusion.UI.Xaml.NavigationDrawer.Position.Top;
        }

        private void HamburgerButton_Click(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
        {
            navigationDrawer.ToggleDrawer();
        }
    }

    public class ViewModel
    {
        public ViewModel()
        {
            Contents = new List<Model>();

            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Home" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Profile" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Inbox" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Outbox" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Sent" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Trash" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Sign Out" });
        }

        public List<Model> Contents { get; set; }
    }

    public class Model
    {
        public string Name { get; set; }
    }
}

Top_Position

The following code example shows how to set the SfNavigationDrawer at the bottom.

<Window x:Class="NavigationDrawerWPF.MainWindow"
        xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation"
        xmlns:x="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml"
        xmlns:d="http://schemas.microsoft.com/expression/blend/2008"
        xmlns:mc="http://schemas.openxmlformats.org/markup-compatibility/2006"
        xmlns:syncfusion="http://schemas.syncfusion.com/wpf"
        xmlns:local="clr-namespace:NavigationDrawerWPF"
        mc:Ignorable="d"
        Title="MainWindow" Height="450" Width="800">
    <Window.DataContext>
        <local:ViewModel/>
    </Window.DataContext>
    <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer x:Name="navigationDrawer" 
                                   DrawerHeight="150"
                                   Position="Bottom">
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.ContentView>
            <Grid x:Name="mainContentView" 
                  Background="White">
                <Grid.RowDefinitions>
                    <RowDefinition Height="auto"/>
                    <RowDefinition/>
                </Grid.RowDefinitions>
                <StackPanel Background="#1aa1d6" 
                            Orientation="Horizontal">
                    <Button x:Name="hamburgerButton" 
                            BorderBrush="Transparent" 
                            Height="50" Width="50" 
                            HorizontalAlignment="Left"  
                            FontSize="16" 
                            Background="#1aa1d6" Foreground="White" 
                            Click="HamburgerButton_Click">
                        <Image Source="hamburger_icon.png" 
                               Height="20" 
                               Width="20" 
                               HorizontalAlignment="Center" 
                               VerticalAlignment="Center"/>
                    </Button>
                    <Label x:Name="headerLabel" 
                           Height="50" 
                           HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                           VerticalContentAlignment="Center" 
                           Content="Home" 
                           FontSize="16" 
                           Foreground="White" 
                           Background="#1aa1d6"/>
                </StackPanel>
                <Label Grid.Row="1" 
                       x:Name="contentLabel" 
                       VerticalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       Content="Content View" 
                       FontSize="14" Foreground="Black"/>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.ContentView>
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerHeaderView>
            <Grid Background="#31ade9">
                <Label Content="Header View" 
                       FontSize="20" 
                       FontWeight="Bold" 
                       HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       VerticalContentAlignment="Center"/>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerHeaderView>
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerContentView>
            <Grid>
                <ListBox x:Name="list" 
                         ItemsSource="{Binding Contents}">
                    <ListBox.ItemTemplate>
                        <DataTemplate>
                            <TextBlock  Text="{Binding Name}" 
                                        Padding="15" 
                                        TextAlignment="Center" 
                                        FontSize="18" 
                                        Foreground="Black"/>
                        </DataTemplate>
                    </ListBox.ItemTemplate>
                </ListBox>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerContentView>
        <syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerFooterView>
            <Grid Background="#31ade9">
                <Label Content="Footer View" 
                       FontSize="20" 
                       FontWeight="Bold" 
                       HorizontalContentAlignment="Center" 
                       VerticalContentAlignment="Center"/>
            </Grid>
        </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer.DrawerFooterView>
    </syncfusion:SfNavigationDrawer>
</Window>
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Windows;

namespace NavigationDrawerWPF
{
    /// <summary>
    /// Interaction logic for MainWindow.xaml
    /// </summary>
    public partial class MainWindow : Window
    {
        public MainWindow()
        {
            InitializeComponent();
            navigationDrawer.Position = Syncfusion.UI.Xaml.NavigationDrawer.Position.Bottom;
        }

        private void HamburgerButton_Click(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
        {
            navigationDrawer.ToggleDrawer();
        }
    }

    public class ViewModel
    {
        public ViewModel()
        {
            Contents = new List<Model>();

            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Home" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Profile" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Inbox" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Outbox" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Sent" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Trash" });
            Contents.Add(new Model() { Name = "Sign Out" });
        }

        public List<Model> Contents { get; set; }
    }

    public class Model
    {
        public string Name { get; set; }
    }
}

Bottom_Position