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

RichEditControlCompatibility.KeepLastParagraphOnDeletion Property

A static property that enables you to retain the behavior when the last paragraph cannot be deleted.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraRichEdit

Assembly: DevExpress.RichEdit.v20.1.Core.dll


public static bool KeepLastParagraphOnDeletion { get; set; }
Public Shared Property KeepLastParagraphOnDeletion As Boolean

Property Value

Type Description

True, to retain the former behavior and not remove the last paragraph when the last range is deleted; otherwise, false.


Consider a sample document containing four paragraphs:


When attempting to delete the last paragraph, the paragraph range is deleted but the last paragraph remains. This is the default behavior in recent versions:


When the KeepLastParagraphOnDeletion is set to false, the last paragraph is deleted with the paragraph range:


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