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.NET Framework 4.5.2+

Shape.WidthRelative Property

Gets or sets the shape width relative to an element specified by the RelativeHorizontalSize property.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.API.Native

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

NuGet Package: DevExpress.RichEdit.Core


float WidthRelative { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A value that specifies the ratio of the shape width to the width of the specified element. A valid value is from 0 (0%) to 10 (1000%).


Use the following properties to resize a shape relative to a given document element, as a percentage:

The following example creates a rectangle and sets its width and height to 50% of the page size:

Document document = wordProcessor.Document;
// Create a rectangle.
Shape rectangle = document.Shapes.InsertShape(document.Range.Start, ShapeGeometryPreset.Rectangle);
// Set the rectangle width to 50% of the page width.
rectangle.RelativeHorizontalSize = ShapeRelativeHorizontalSize.Page;
rectangle.WidthRelative = 0.5f;
// Set the rectangle height to 50% of the page height.
rectangle.RelativeVerticalSize = ShapeRelativeVerticalSize.Page;
rectangle.HeightRelative = 0.5f;
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