.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Standard 2.0+

Comment Interface

A comment in the document - a text note that is attached to a DocumentRange.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.API.Native

Assembly: DevExpress.RichEdit.v21.2.Core.dll


public interface Comment


Comments are contained in the CommentCollection, which is accessed by the SubDocument.Comments property.

Use the CommentCollection.Create to create a new comment with the specified settings.


When the user adds a comment from the User Interface, the comment’s author is obtained from the CommentOptions.Author property.



Document document = server.Document;
server.LoadDocument("Documents\\Grimm.docx", DocumentFormat.OpenXml);
DocumentRange docRange = document.Paragraphs[2].Range;
string commentAuthor = "Johnson Alphonso D";
document.Comments.Create(docRange, commentAuthor, DateTime.Now);

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