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DXRichEditDocumentCapabilitiesOptions.HeadersFooters Property

Gets or sets the document’s capability to load, insert, modify and export headers and footers.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.RichEdit

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.RichEdit.v23.2.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Wpf.RichEdit


public DocumentCapability HeadersFooters { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A DocumentCapability enumeration specifying the document’s capability to work with headers and footers.

Available values:

Name Description

The value is determined by the current setting. The default value is automatically set if it is not explicitly specified.


The feature is not allowed and the corresponding commands are shown disabled.


The feature is available and the corresponding commands are shown enabled.


The feature is not available and the corresponding commands are hidden.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Object Type Path to HeadersFooters
.DocumentCapabilitiesOptions .HeadersFooters


The DocumentCapability.Default value for the HeadersFooters property is equal to DocumentCapability.Enabled, so that headers and footers can be displayed for a document currently loaded in the RichEditControl and end-users can insert or edit them using the corresponding commands on the Insert tab (in the Header & Footer group) and Header & Footer Tools contextual tab of the control’s ribbon UI.

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