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.NET Framework 4.5.2+

ShapeCollection.InsertPicture(DocumentPosition, DocumentImageSource) Method

Inserts a picture in the document.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.API.Native

Assembly: DevExpress.RichEdit.v22.1.Core.dll

Declaration

Shape InsertPicture(
    DocumentPosition pos,
    DocumentImageSource imageSource
)

Parameters

Name Type Description
pos DocumentPosition

The position of the picture’s anchor.

imageSource DocumentImageSource

An object that specifies the image source.

Returns

Type Description
Shape

The picture embedded in the document.

Remarks

The InsertPicture method positions a floating picture at the top-left corner of the page that contains the picture’s anchor. The TextWrapping property is set to InFrontOfText.

The Word Processing Document API and Rich Text Editors support the following image types:

  • Bitmap (*.bmp, *.dib)
  • JPEG File Interchange Format (*.jpg, *.jpeg)
  • Portable Network Graphics (*.png)
  • Graphics Interchange Format (*.gif)
  • Tagged Image Format (*.tif, *.tiff)
  • Microsoft Enhanced Metafile (*.emf)
  • Windows Metafile (*.wmf)

The example below inserts a picture and specifies its horizontal alignment.

Document document = wordProcessor.Document;
document.AppendText("Line One\nLine Two\nLine Three");
Shape myPicture = document.Shapes.InsertPicture(document.CreatePosition(15),
    DocumentImageSource.FromFile("Documents\\beverages.png"));
myPicture.HorizontalAlignment = ShapeHorizontalAlignment.Center;

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