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XRRichTextStreamType Enum

Specifies the types of input and output streams used to load and save data in the XRRichText control.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraReports.UI

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraReports.v23.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Reporting.Core


public enum XRRichTextStreamType


Name Description

A Rich Text Format (RTF) stream.


A plain text stream that includes spaces in places of Object Linking and Embedding (OLE) objects.


An HTML stream.


A Microsoft Office Word Open XML Format (DOCX) stream.


Use the members of this enumeration when calling the XRRichText.LoadFile and XRRichText.SaveFile methods of the XRRichText control.


The following code snippet creates the XRRichText object, specifies certain properties, and saves its contents to a file.

using System;
using DevExpress.XtraReports.UI;
// ...

public XRRichText CreateXRRichText(){
    // Create a Rich Text Box control.
    XRRichText xrRichText1 = new XRRichText();

    // Set automatic height calculation,
    // and make the borders visible.
    xrRichText1.CanGrow = true;
    xrRichText1.CanShrink = true;         
    xrRichText1.Borders = DevExpress.XtraPrinting.BorderSide.All;

    // Add lines of text to the document.
    // The XRRichText control converts an array of strings into paragraphs.
    string[] boxLines = new String[3];
    boxLines[0] = "Line 1";
    boxLines[1] = "Line 2";
    boxLines[2] = "Line 3";
    xrRichText1.Lines = boxLines;

    // Export XRRichText contents to Microsoft Office Word OpenXml format (DOCX).
    xrRichText1.SaveFile("output.docx", XRRichTextStreamType.XmlText);

    return xrRichText1;
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