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.NET Framework 4.5.2+

Paragraph.BackColor Property

Gets or sets the background color of the paragraph.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.API.Native

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

NuGet Package: DevExpress.RichEdit.Core


public abstract Color BackColor { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A Color value representing the background color.


To change the background color for the entire document, use the RichEditView.BackColor property. To modify the background color for certain characters, use the CharacterPropertiesBase.BackColor property.


The semi-transparent alpha component (i.e. the Color’s alpha parameter set to value less than 255) is reset to opaque (255) during export to Word-like formats.

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