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DXOpenFileDialogService Class

Represents a dialog box that allows end-users to specify a filename for one or more files to open.

Namespace:DevExpress.Xpf.Dialogs
Assembly:DevExpress.Xpf.Dialogs.v19.2.dll

Expanded Syntax

Expanded Remarks

The DXOpenFileDialogService provides the standard open file dialog functionality and supports DevExpress theming mechanism that allows your applications to look consistent.

When an end user changes a current directory in the DXSaveFileDialogService or DXOpenFileDialogService, the application's current directory changes too. You can get the application's current directory using the WPF standard GetCurrentDirectory (see System.IO.Directory.GetCurrentDirectory) method.

Multiple File Selection

Set the DXOpenFileDialog.Multiselect property to true to allow end users to select multiple files at once. Use the DXFileDialog.FileNames property to access the full list of selected files.

Expanded Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
    System.Windows.Threading.DispatcherObject
       System.Windows.DependencyObject
          System.Windows.Freezable
             System.Windows.Media.Animation.Animatable
                DevExpress.Mvvm.UI.Interactivity.AttachableObjectBase
                   DevExpress.Mvvm.UI.Interactivity.Behavior
                      DevExpress.Mvvm.UI.Interactivity.Behavior<System.Windows.FrameworkElement>
                         DevExpress.Mvvm.UI.ServiceBaseGeneric<System.Windows.FrameworkElement>
                            ServiceBase
                               DevExpress.Mvvm.UI.WindowAwareServiceBase
                                  DevExpress.Mvvm.UI.FileDialogServiceBase
                                     OpenFileDialogService
                                        DXOpenFileDialogService

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