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DXRichEditDocumentCapabilitiesOptions.ParagraphFormatting Property

Gets or sets the document’s capability to change paragraph formatting.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.RichEdit

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

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Wpf.RichEdit


public DocumentCapability ParagraphFormatting { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A DocumentCapability enumeration specifying the document’s capability to handle the paragraph formatting.

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 ParagraphFormatting
.DocumentCapabilitiesOptions .ParagraphFormatting


This property affects the behavior of the following commands:

The DocumentCapability.Default value for the ParagraphFormatting property is equal to DocumentCapability.Enabled, so that the paragraph formatting is available for a document currently loaded in the RichEditControl.

Use the DXRichEditBehaviorOptions.RightToLeftTextDirection option to manage the availability of the ToggleParagraphRightToLeftCommand and ToggleParagraphLeftToRightCommand commands.

The DXRichEditBehaviorOptions.EastAsianTextAlignment property has a priority over the ParagraphFormatting option.

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