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. The main goal of this tool is to repaint built-in themes easily.

Download WPF Theme Designer

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


Navigate the "Download ZIP" link on the WPF Theme Designer web page to download an offline installation.

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

  • Getting Started

    Guides you through a simple scenario of creating, editing, saving and applying a theme in your application.

  • Workspace

    Describes all visual elements, tools and commands.

  • Creating a New Theme

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

  • Building and Exporting New Themes

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

  • Importing Themes

    Provides information on how to import your existing custom themes to the Theme Designer.

  • Upgrading Themes

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


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.