New Theme Dialog

The New Theme dialog allows you to create a new theme.

To invoke this dialog, do the following:

Click New Theme in the ASP.NET Theme Builder Start Dialog.

You can also click File | New in the ASP.NET Theme Builder menu, click the New Theme button (ASPxThemeBuilder-NewButton) on the toolbar, or press the CTRL+N keyboard shortcut.


The dialog box contains the following elements.

  • Name - contains the name of the newly created theme.
  • Based on combo box - contains a list of DevExpress themes that you can use as a base for the new theme.
  • Products check box list - allows you to select the DevExpress products to which the created theme should be applied.
  • Parameters - allows you to change the base theme settings (font and base color).

The theme name and the list of included products can be changed later via the Theme Properties Dialog.