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.NET Framework 4.5.2+

Paragraph.WidowOrphanControl Property

Gets or sets whether to apply control over the widow and orphan lines.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.API.Native

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

NuGet Package: DevExpress.RichEdit.Core


public abstract bool WidowOrphanControl { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

true to apply widow/orphan control; otherwise, false.


Use the WidowOrphanControl property to control the last paragraph line printed by itself at the page top (widow line) and a first paragraph line printed by itself at the page bottom (orphan line). Setting the WidowOrphanControl property to true keeps the widow or orphan line together with the paragraph.

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