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.NET Framework 4.5.2+

DrawingObject.Description Property

Gets or sets the alternative description for a shape.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.API.Native

Assembly: DevExpress.RichEdit.v22.2.Core.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.RichEdit.Core


string Description { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

The detailed explanation of shape content.


The Title and Description properties provide the alternative, text-based representation of shape content. This information can be useful for users with vision or cognitive impairments who may not be able to see or understand the object.

Use the AltText property to obtain the entire alternative text content (both the title and description).

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