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.NET Framework 4.5.2+

AutoCorrectOptions.DetectUrls Property

Gets or sets whether AutoCorrect should detect URI strings and format them as hyperlinks.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit

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

NuGet Package: DevExpress.RichEdit.Core


public virtual bool DetectUrls { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description
Boolean true

true to switch this functionality on; otherwise, false.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Library Object Type Path to DetectUrls
WinForms Controls RichEditControlOptions
WPF Controls RichEditControlOptions
Office File API RichEditControlOptionsBase
ASP.NET Web Forms Controls ASPxRichEditSettings


URI is detected by using regular expressions to validate URLs and email addresses. A hyperlink target string for email address is composed by adding the “mailto:” prefix.

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