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XtraTabControl.Appearance Property

Gets the appearance settings used to paint the XtraTabControl.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraTab

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraEditors.v24.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Win.Navigation


public virtual AppearanceObject Appearance { get; }

Property Value

Type Description

A AppearanceObject object which provides the appearance settings used to paint the tab control.


Use the Appearance property to specify the tab control’s background color and gradient mode. The control’s XtraTabControl.BackColor property is equivalent to the BackColor property accessible via the Appearance property.

To customize the appearance of all the tab pages in the XtraTabControl use the XtraTabControl.AppearancePage property. To provide custom appearance settings for individual tab pages use the XtraTabPage.Appearance property.

For more information on appearances, see the Application Appearance and Skin Colors document.

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