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DiagramControl.RectangleTool Property

Specifies the tool that is used when the end-user selects the Rectangle tool in the Ribbon. This is a dependency property.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Diagram

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Diagram.v24.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Wpf.Diagram


public DiagramTool RectangleTool { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A DiagramTool object that represents the rectangle tool.


The Rectangle tool creates a rectangular shape.

To provide the end-user with a custom Rectangle tool available from the Ribbon, create a FactoryItemTool object and assign it to the RectangleTool property. See the example below.

diagram.RectangleTool = new FactoryItemTool("CustomRect", () => "CustomRect",
    diagram => new DiagramShape() { Shape = BasicShapes.Rectangle, ConnectionPoints = new DiagramPointCollection(new PointCollection { new System.Windows.Point(0.5, 0.5) }) },
    BasicShapes.Rectangle.DefaultSize, BasicShapes.Rectangle.IsQuick);
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