Skip to main content
.NET Framework 4.5.2+

CharacterPropertiesBase.Hidden Property

Gets or sets a value indicating whether a character(s) is hidden.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.API.Native

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

NuGet Package: DevExpress.RichEdit.Core


bool? Hidden { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

true if characters are hidden; otherwise, false or null, for a mixture of true and false.


Use the CharacterProperties interface to change character formatting.

The ToggleHiddenTextCommand command can also be used to mark the text as hidden.

To display hidden text, preserving its characteristic as hidden, specify the FormattingMarkVisibilityOptions.HiddenText option or execute the ToggleShowWhitespaceCommand command.

The following code snippets (auto-collected from DevExpress Examples) contain references to the Hidden property.


The algorithm used to collect these code examples remains a work in progress. Accordingly, the links and snippets below may produce inaccurate results. If you encounter an issue with code examples below, please use the feedback form on this page to report the issue.

See Also