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

ParagraphPropertiesBase.BackColor Property

Gets or sets the background color of paragraph(s).

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.API.Native

Assembly: DevExpress.RichEdit.v20.2.Core.dll


Color? BackColor { get; set; }
Property BackColor As Color?

Property Value

Type Description

A Color value representing the background color, or null for a mixture of values.


To change the background color for the entire document in a XtraRichEdit control, 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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