AutoSuggestEdit.CustomPopupHighlightedText Event

Occurs when an end-user types into the editor's text box and allows you to provide a custom text to highlight.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Editors

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

Declaration

public event EventHandler<AutoSuggestEditCustomPopupHighlightedTextEventArgs> CustomPopupHighlightedText
Public Event CustomPopupHighlightedText As EventHandler(Of AutoSuggestEditCustomPopupHighlightedTextEventArgs)

Event Data

The CustomPopupHighlightedText event's data class is AutoSuggestEditCustomPopupHighlightedTextEventArgs. The following properties provide information specific to this event:

Property Description
Handled Gets or sets whether a text highlight operation is handled and no default processing is required.
Text Gets or sets a text to be highlighted.

Remarks

Handle the CustomPopupHighlightedText event to customize the text to highlight. Use the event arguments' Text property to get the default highlighted text, and to set the custom text.

<dxe:AutoSuggestEdit 
    ImmediatePopup="True"
    ItemStringFormat="City: {0}"
    ItemsSource="{Binding Cities}"
    PopupHighlightedTextCriteria="StartsWith"
    CustomPopupHighlightedText="AutoSuggestEdit_CustomPopupHighlightedText"/>
private void AutoSuggestEdit_CustomPopupHighlightedText(object sender, AutoSuggestEditCustomPopupHighlightedTextEventArgs e) {
    e.Text = string.IsNullOrEmpty(e.Text) ? null : "City: " + e.Text;
    e.Handled = true;
}
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