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VGridControlBase.HtmlImages Property

Gets or sets a collection of images that can be embedded in row headers and cells using the image tag.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraVerticalGrid

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraVerticalGrid.v24.1.dll

NuGet Packages: DevExpress.Win.Navigation, DevExpress.Win.VerticalGrid


public object HtmlImages { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description
Object null

An image collection.


You can use a set of HTML-inspired tags to format text in row headers and cells.

The BaseOptionsView.AllowHtmlText property activates HTML formatting for row headers. To format cell text with HTML tags, use a RepositoryItemHypertextLabel as an in-place editor.

When you compose an HTML string, you can use the image tag to insert an image from an image collection and project’s resources into the text.

To insert an image from an image collection, do the following:

See HTML Text Formatting for more information.


The following example shows how to display an image in a Company row header using HTML tags.


string imageName = "company";
imageCollection1.AddImage(Image.FromFile("c:\\company-16x16.png"), imageName);

vGridControl1.OptionsView.AllowHtmlText = true;
vGridControl1.HtmlImages = imageCollection1;
rowCompanyName.Properties.Caption = "Company <image=" + imageName + ">";
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