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DiagramEditingSettings.AllowAddShape Property

Specifies whether a user can add a shape.

Namespace: DevExpress.Web.ASPxDiagram

Assembly: DevExpress.Web.ASPxDiagram.v22.2.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Web


public bool AllowAddShape { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description
Boolean true

true, to allow a user to perform the action; otherwise, false.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Library Object Type Path to AllowAddShape
ASP.NET MVC Extensions DiagramSettings
.SettingsEditing .AllowAddShape
ASP.NET Web Forms Controls ASPxDiagram
.SettingsEditing .AllowAddShape


Set the AllowAddShape property to false to prohibit the operation.

<dx:ASPxDiagram ID="Diagram" runat="server" Width="100%" Height="600px">
    <SettingsEditing AllowAddShape = "False" />

Note that in this case the RequestEditOperation event does not fire for the AddShape and AddShapeFromToolbox operations. For more information on edit operation restrictions, refer to the following help topic: Restrict Edit Operations.

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