RichEditControl.InvalidFormatException Event

Fires when the supplied data could not be recognized as data in the assumed format for import.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.RichEdit

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.RichEdit.v19.2.dll


public event RichEditInvalidFormatExceptionEventHandler InvalidFormatException
Public Event InvalidFormatException As RichEditInvalidFormatExceptionEventHandler

Event Data

The InvalidFormatException event handler receives an argument of the RichEditInvalidFormatExceptionEventArgs type. The following properties provide information specific to this event:

Property Description
Exception Gets the exception which triggers the InvalidFormatException event.


The Data format can be specified explicitly or deduced from the file extension. When a proper importer is created, it performs a data check and raises the InvalidFormatException event if it fails.

You can handle the event and perform required actions (inform the end-user) or leave it as is. The event is handled automatically, so no data will be imported and the exception will not propagated further.

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