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ImageSource.FromFile(String) Method

Creates an ImageSource object and specifies its ImageSource.SvgImage or ImageSource.Image property depending on the image stored in the specified file.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraPrinting.Drawing

Assembly: DevExpress.Printing.v23.1.Core.dll

NuGet Packages: DevExpress.Printing.Core, DevExpress.Win.Dashboard.Design


public static ImageSource FromFile(
    string filename


Name Type Description
filename String

A file name to be used to get an image for the created ImageSource object.


Type Description

An ImageSource object that stores the image from the specified file.


Use this static method to create an ImageSource object for the image that is stored in a specified file. This method detects the image type and saves the image to the corresponding ImageSource.SvgImage or ImageSource.Image property.

using DevExpress.Utils.Svg;
using DevExpress.XtraPrinting.Drawing;
SvgImage myImage = SvgImage.FromFile(@"../../myImage.svg");
ImageSource = ImageSource.FromFile(@"../../myImage.svg")
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