TileControl.UseDirectXPaint Property

Gets or sets whether the DirectX Hardware Acceleration is enabled for this Tile Control.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraEditors

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraEditors.v21.2.dll


public DefaultBoolean UseDirectXPaint { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A DefaultBoolean enumerator value that specifies whether or not this control employs the DirectX Hardware Acceleration. The DefaultBoolean.Default value is equivalent to DefaultBoolean.True if the static WindowsFormsSettings.ForceDirectXPaint method was called, or to DefaultBoolean.False otherwise.

Available values:

Name Description

Corresponds to a Boolean value of true.


Corresponds to a Boolean value of false.


The default behavior determined by the control’s logic.


You can also call the WindowsFormsSettings.ForceDirectXPaint method at the application’s startup to enable the DirectX Hardware Acceleration for all compatible DevExpress controls in the application.


Only modify the UseDirectXPaint setting before the control’s handle is created. For instance, you can do this at design time, or in the form’s constructor.

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