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DiagramContentItem Class

Represents a diagram item with custom content.

Namespace:DevExpress.Xpf.Diagram
Assembly:DevExpress.Xpf.Diagram.v18.2.dll

Expanded Syntax

Expanded Remarks

Simple Shapes in a DiagramControl display only their content as an editable string. Use the DiagramContentItem class to add custom elements to diagram items. DiagramContentItem has the ContentTemplate property, which can be used to put any elements into the item.

To register a DiagramContentItem in the toolbox, use the DiagramStencil.RegisterTool method with DevExpress.Diagram.Core.FactoryItemTool as a parameter:

After that, register the stencil using DiagramToolboxRegistrator.RegisterStencil.

Note

To properly deserialize a DiagramContentItem, it's necessary to set its DiagramItem.CustomStyleId property, which accepts a key of a Style applied to the item.

Expanded Example

The following example shows how to create diagram items that display custom content.

Expanded Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
    System.Windows.Threading.DispatcherObject
       System.Windows.DependencyObject
          System.Windows.Media.Visual
             System.Windows.UIElement
                System.Windows.FrameworkElement
                   System.Windows.Controls.Control
                      DiagramItem
                         DiagramContentItem

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