.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Standard 2.0+

DocumentCapabilitiesOptions.FloatingObjects Property

Gets or sets the document’s capability to handle floating objects.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit

Assembly: DevExpress.RichEdit.v21.2.Core.dll


public virtual DocumentCapability FloatingObjects { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description


A DocumentCapability enumeration specifying the document’s capability to handle floating objects.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

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


This property affects the behavior of InsertFloatingObjectPictureCommand and InsertTextBoxCommand commands, and the ability to handle floating objects in the document.

The DocumentCapability.Default value for the FloatingObjects property is equal to DocumentCapability.Enabled, so that floating objects can be displayed for a currently loaded document.


The FloatingObjects property does not affect the availability of inline shapes. Use the DocumentCapabilitiesOptions.InlineShapes property to disable inline shapes.

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