BackstageViewItem.AllowGlyphSkinning Property

Gets or sets whether the current BackstageViewItem‘s icon should be painted with the BackstageViewItem foreground color.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraBars.Ribbon

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraBars.v21.2.dll

Declaration

[DefaultValue(DefaultBoolean.Default)]
public DefaultBoolean AllowGlyphSkinning { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description
DefaultBoolean

Default

A DefaultBoolean enumerator value that specifies whether the current BackstageViewItem‘s icon should be painted with the BackstageViewItem foreground color.

Available values:

Name Description
True

Corresponds to a Boolean value of true.

False

Corresponds to a Boolean value of false.

Default

The default behavior determined by the control’s logic.

Remarks

If the AllowGlyphSkinning property equals DefaultBoolean.False , the BackstageViewItem‘s glyph is drawn as it is. Otherwise, if the AllowGlyphSkinning property equals DefaultBoolean.True, an icon receives a specific color hue, depending on the BackstageViewItem‘s fore color.

For best visual results, use gray-scale icons from the DevExpress Image Gallery for those items whose AllowGlyphSkinning property equals true.

Image Gallery - Grayscale Icons

To specify global settings common to all BackstageViewItems within a BackstageViewControl, use the BackstageViewControl.AllowGlyphSkinning property. This global setting is used for all BackstageViewItems whose AllowGlyphSkinning property equals DefaultBoolean.Default.

See the Bar and Ribbon Glyph Skinning topic to learn more.

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