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TextEditSettings.MaskShowPlaceHolders Property

Gets or sets whether placeholders are displayed in a masked editor, for the RegEx mask type. This is a dependency property.

Namespace:DevExpress.Xpf.Editors.Settings
Assembly:DevExpress.Xpf.Core.v17.2.dll

Expanded Syntax

Property value

Type: Boolean
true to display placeholders in a masked editor; otherwise false.

Expanded Remarks

This property is in effect for the MaskType.RegEx mask type. For the MaskType.Regular and MaskType.Simple mask types, placeholders are always visible. For the MaskType.Numeric and MaskType.DateTime mask types, placeholders are not supported.

The placeholder can be specified via the MaskPlaceHolder property.

To learn more, see Using Placeholders in Masks.

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