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Section Class

Defines a section in the document.

Declaration

export class Section

Properties

columnCount Property

Specifies the number of columns in the section's main document.

Declaration

columnCount: number

Property Value

Type Description
number

The number of columns.

Remarks

var sectionColumnCount = richEdit.document.sections.getByIndex(1).columnCount;

footerOffset Property

Specifies the footer offset.

Declaration

footerOffset: number

Property Value

Type Description
number

The offset, in twips.

headerOffset Property

Specifies the header offset.

Declaration

headerOffset: number

Property Value

Type Description
number

The offset, in twips.

index Property

Returns the the zero-based index of the section in the sections collection.

Declaration

readonly index: number

Property Value

Type Description
number

The section index.

Remarks

You can use the getByIndex(index) method to find a section by its index in the SectionCollection object.

var firstSection = richEdit.document.sections.getByIndex(1);

interval Property

Gets the text buffer interval occupied by the current section.

Declaration

readonly interval: Interval

Property Value

Type Description
Interval

An object that contains the interval settings.

margins Property

Specifies the margins of the section's pages.

Declaration

margins: Margins

Property Value

Type Description
Margins

An object that contains margin settings, in twips.

Remarks

richEdit.document.sections.getByIndex(1).margins = new DevExpress.RichEdit.Margins(1000,1000,1000,1000);

pageSize Property

Specifies the size of the section's pages.

Declaration

pageSize: Size

Property Value

Type Description
Size

An object that contains a page size, in twips.

Remarks

richEdit.document.sections.getByIndex(0).pageSize = new DevExpress.RichEdit.Size(8500,8500);

Methods

getFooter(type) Method

Returns a sub-document that is the section's footer.

Declaration

getFooter(type: HeaderFooterType): SubDocument

Parameters

Name Type Description
type HeaderFooterType

The type of footer to return.

Returns

Type Description
SubDocument

The section's footer.

getHeader(type) Method

Returns a sub-document that is the section's header.

Declaration

getHeader(type: HeaderFooterType): SubDocument

Parameters

Name Type Description
type HeaderFooterType

The type of header to return.

Returns

Type Description
SubDocument

The section's header.