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FavoritePropertyDirectoryExtension.TryLoadProperties(out DescriptionSet) Method

Loads favorite properties from the storage.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraReports.Extensions

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraReports.v24.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Reporting.Core


public override bool TryLoadProperties(
    out DescriptionSet descriptions


Name Type Description
descriptions DescriptionSet

An object that specifies the favorite list.


Type Description

true, if favorite properties has been successfully restored; otherwise, false.


The End-User Report Designer’s Properties panel provides the Favorite view that allows end-users to display only their favorite or most frequently used properties. By default, these properties are stored in the %localappdata%\Developer Express Inc\XtraReports Suite\ComponentProperties.xml file.

You can implement your custom file storage using the FavoritePropertyDirectoryExtension class. Use the TryLoadProperties method to obtain the favorite list from the storage.

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