RichEditExtension.Open(String, DocumentFormat, Func<Stream>) Method

Opens a document specified by a stream.

Namespace: DevExpress.Web.Mvc

Assembly: DevExpress.Web.Mvc5.v20.2.dll


public RichEditExtension Open(
    string uniqueDocumentID,
    DocumentFormat format,
    Func<Stream> contentAccessorByStream
Public Function Open(
    uniqueDocumentID As String,
    format As DocumentFormat,
    contentAccessorByStream As Func(Of Stream)
) As RichEditExtension


Name Type Description
uniqueDocumentID String

A string value that uniquely identifies the document to open.

format DocumentFormat

A DocumentFormat object specifying the document format.

contentAccessorByStream Func<Stream>

A method delegate to obtain a stream from which to open the document.


Type Description

A RichEditExtension object representing the RichEdit extension.


This method tries to find the specified document in a list of already opened documents maintained by the DocumentManager. If the document is found, its instance is opened in RichEdit. If the specified document has not been found in the opened documents, a delegate method specified by the contentAccessorByStream parameter is called. It allows you to manually obtain a steam from which to open a document (for instance, to load a document from a database).

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