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TileNavPane.AppearanceSelected Property

Provides access to the default appearance settings used to paint pressed buttons (NavElements), when they reside within the nav bar. The specified background colors are also applied to the pressed element’s primary dropdown tile bar (if present).

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraBars.Navigation

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraBars.v22.2.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Win.Navigation


public AppearanceObject AppearanceSelected { get; }

Property Value

Type Description

The default appearance settings applied to all pressed buttons in the nav bar.


The appearance settings specified by the AppearanceSelected property are applied to:

  • An item displayed in the nav bar, when the item is pressed.
  • The background of this item’s primary dropdown tile bar.

In the image below, the background of the pressed item and its primary dropdown tile bar are painted in the light cyan color.


You can specify the AppearanceSelected setting for individual items. See NavElement.AppearanceSelected for more information.

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