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DXRichEditBehaviorOptions.EastAsianTextAlignment Property

Specifies whether the Distribute and Thai Distribute alignment operations are permitted.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.RichEdit

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.RichEdit.v22.2.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Wpf.RichEdit


public DocumentCapability EastAsianTextAlignment { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A DocumentCapability enumeration value.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Object Type Path to EastAsianTextAlignment
.BehaviorOptions .EastAsianTextAlignment


The EastAsianTextAlignment property affects the behavior of the following commands:

  • ToggleParagraphAlignmentDistributeCommand

  • ToggleParagraphAlignmentThaiDistributeCommand

They are executed by the Distribute and Thai Distribute buttons on the Home ribbon tab. These items are also available in the Alignment drop-down list in the Paragraph dialog.


These UI items are visible to users who have East-Asian languages installed on their machine.

Use the DXRichEditBehaviorOptions.RightToLeftTextDirection option to manage the availability of the ToggleParagraphRightToLeftCommand, ToggleParagraphLeftToRightCommand commands, and commands executed by the Justify drop-down list’s items.

The DXRichEditDocumentCapabilitiesOptions.ParagraphFormatting property also affects the availability of the above-mentioned commands. The EastAsianTextAlignment property has a priority over the ParagraphFormatting option.

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