How To: Create New Paragraph Style

The following example shows how to create a paragraph style.

To create a paragraph style, perform the following steps:

Document document = server.Document;
document.LoadDocument("Documents\\Grimm.docx", DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.DocumentFormat.OpenXml);
ParagraphStyle pstyle = document.ParagraphStyles["MyPStyle"];
if (pstyle == null)
{
    pstyle = document.ParagraphStyles.CreateNew();
    pstyle.Name = "MyPStyle";
    pstyle.LineSpacingType = ParagraphLineSpacing.Double;
    pstyle.Alignment = ParagraphAlignment.Center;
    document.ParagraphStyles.Add(pstyle);
}
document.Paragraphs[2].Style = pstyle;