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ShapeFill.SetGradientFill(GradientType, Color, Color) Method

Applies a two-color gradient to a shape.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.API.Native

Assembly: DevExpress.RichEdit.v24.1.Core.dll

NuGet Packages: DevExpress.RichEdit.Core, DevExpress.Win.Navigation


void SetGradientFill(
    GradientType gradientType,
    Color color1,
    Color color2


Name Type Description
gradientType GradientType

An enumeration member that specifies the gradient type.

color1 Color

A color at the start point (0).

color2 Color

A color at the end point (1).


The example below shows how to apply a gradient to a rectangle.


// Add a rectangle to a document.
Shape rectangle = document.Shapes.InsertShape(document.Range.Start, ShapeGeometryPreset.Rectangle, new RectangleF(300, 200, 500, 300));
// Apply a two-color gradient to the rectangle.
rectangle.Fill.SetGradientFill(GradientType.Rectangle, Color.FromArgb(0xFF, 0x8B, 0x94), Color.FromArgb(0x4D, 0x64, 0x8D));

Use the ShapeFill.GradientFill property to adjust existing gradient settings or add more gradient stops.

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