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SubDocument.GetOpenDocumentBytes(DocumentRange, OpenDocumentExporterOptions) Method

Exports the content of the specified document range as a document in Open Document (ODT) format and returns a byte array with this document.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit.API.Native

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

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


byte[] GetOpenDocumentBytes(
    DocumentRange range,
    OpenDocumentExporterOptions options


Name Type Description
range DocumentRange

The range to convert to ODT format.

options OpenDocumentExporterOptions

The object that contains OpenDocument export options.


Type Description

An array of bytes that is the document content in ODT format.


If you work with a selection range, make sure that the GetDocmBytes method is enclosed with the DocumentRange.BeginUpdateDocument - DocumentRange.EndUpdateDocument method pair. Otherwise, an incorrect document model might be selected, and the “Error: specified document position or range belongs to other document or subdocument” exception is thrown.

To retrieve section settings, make sure that the range contains the last section’s paragraph. Otherwise, the section settings are reset to default.

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