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Ribbon Control Integration

Expanded Integration With the ThemedWindow

Use the ThemedWindow.WindowKind property to integrate the RibbonControl with a window:

The following image illustrates the result:

Expanded DXRibbonWindow


This section is outdated. Use the ThemedWindow.WindowKind property to integrate the RibbonControl with a window.

The DXRibbonWindow is a window that supports integration with a RibbonControl. Once you define a RibbonControl at the top of the DXRibbonWindow, the control is displayed as a part of the window:


DXRibbonWindow is not designed to be used without a RibbonControl. To correctly integrate a RibbonControl with a DXRibbonWindow, the RibbonControl must be displayed at the top of the window.

Create a DXRibbonWindow

To replace the standard Window class in your application with the DXRibbonWindow, do the following:

  • In your code file (.cs), change:


  • In a XAML file, change:



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