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ReportDesignExtension.AssociateReportWithExtension(XtraReport, String) Method

Associates the report with the custom design extension, to employ parameters of custom types.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraReports.Extensions

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraReports.v22.2.Extensions.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Win.Reporting


public static void AssociateReportWithExtension(
    XtraReport report,
    string contextName


Name Type Description
report XtraReport

An XtraReport class descendant.

contextName String

A String value, identifying the context.


To provide parameters of custom types to your report, you should create a custom report design extension inherited from the ReportDesignExtension class.

Then, register the extension (using the ReportDesignExtension.RegisterExtension method) and associate the report with the custom extension (using the AssociateReportWithExtension method).

To learn more, see Creating Custom Report Parameters.

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