DiagramOptionsBehavior.EllipseTool Property

Specifies the tool that is used when the end-user selects the Ellipse tool in the Ribbon.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraDiagram.Options

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraDiagram.v20.1.dll


public virtual DiagramTool EllipseTool { get; set; }
Public Overridable Property EllipseTool As DiagramTool

Property Value

Type Description

A DiagramTool object that represents the ellipse tool.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Object Type Path to EllipseTool


The Ellipse tool creates an oval shape.

To provide the end-user with a custom Ellipse tool available from the Ribbon, create a FactoryItemTool object and assign it to the EllipseTool property. See the example below.

diagramControl1.OptionsBehavior.EllipseTool = new FactoryItemTool("CustomEllipse", () => "CustomEllipse",
    diagram => new DiagramShape() {
    Shape = BasicShapes.Ellipse,
    ConnectionPoints = new PointCollection(new List<PointFloat>() { new PointFloat(0.5F, 0.5F) })},
    BasicShapes.Ellipse.DefaultSize, BasicShapes.Ellipse.IsQuick);
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