Redistribution and Deployment

Certain DevExpress libraries are considered redistributable under the End User License Agreement (EULA) and can be distributed to end-users of your applications. You must have a valid license to legally distribute applications that use DevExpress components.

This topic covers the DevExpress redistribution policy and contains a list of redistributable assemblies.

Application Deployment

The following documents describe which DevExpress libraries you might need to deploy along with your desktop reporting applications:

The following documents describe which DevExpress libraries you might need to deploy along with your web reporting applications:

The following topics describe the deployment of legacy applications created for discontinued platforms:

Tip

See the following topics in MSDN for general information about deploying .NET applications:

Non-Redistributable Libraries

Some DevExpress libraries are considered non-redistributable, and their deployment is strictly prohibited according to the End-User License Agreement (EULA).

These libraries include all DevExpress design-time assemblies that have the ".Design" postfix in their names,for example:

  • DevExpress.XtraReports.v18.2.Design.dll
  • DevExpress.XtraEditors.v18.2.Design.dll
  • DevExpress.XtraPrinting.v18.2.Design