WPF Theme Designer

The Theme Designer is a standalone tool designed to enable you to modify built-in DevExpress themes with ease and create your new themes based on them.

Download WPF Theme Designer 18.2

The Theme Designer is distributed as a ClickOnce installation package. ClickOnce checks for updates on each application run.

Use the following links to find more information about the Theme Designer for WPF.

  • Prerequisites

    Before you can start editing your first theme, there are a few things you need to do.

  • Workspace

    Describes all visual elements, tools and commands.

  • Getting Started

    Provides complete information on how to create, edit, save, and implement an edited theme in your application.

  • Build and Export New Themes

    Provides information on how to build and export themes created with the Theme Designer.

  • Import Themes

    Provides information on how to import custom themes from the Theme Editor to the Theme Designer.

  • Upgrade Themes

    Provides information on how to upgrade your themes to a newer version of DevExpress installation.

  • Edit a theme in XAML

    Provides information on how to edit your theme source files.


The WPF Theme Designer supports the DevExpress WPF Controls v17.1.6 and higher. Download the old version of the WPF Theme Designer to work with v17.1.2 and v17.1.5.