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FreePosition.HorizontalAlignment Property

Gets or sets how the annotation will be located horizontally.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Charts

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Charts.v23.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Wpf.Charts


public AnnotationHorizontalAlignment HorizontalAlignment { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A AnnotationVerticalAlignment object specifying horizontal alignment.

Available values:

Name Description

The annotation is aligned to the left edge of a parent element.


The annotation is aligned to the center of the horizontal within a parent element.


The annotation is aligned to the right edge of a parent element.


This example demonstrates how to customize the annotation layout when the Annotation.ShapePosition property is specified as the FreePosition type.

To do this, dock the annotation to the required element using the FreePosition.DockTarget property. Then, specify the FreePosition.VerticalAlignment and FreePosition.HorizontalAlignment properties, to configure the annotation position.

View Example

    <dxc:FreePosition HorizontalAlignment="Right" 
                      DockTarget="{Binding ElementName=defaultPane}"/>

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