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DefaultLookAndFeel Class

Provides centralized access over look-and-feel settings for all DevExpress controls in the application.

Namespace:DevExpress.LookAndFeel
Assembly:DevExpress.Utils.v17.1.dll

Expanded Syntax

Expanded Remarks

The DefaultLookAndFeel component allows you to access the Default LookAndFeel object. It provides look and feel settings used by default by all DevExpress controls in the application. Customizing a single DefaultLookAndFeel component affects the appearance of all controls on all forms. Do not use multiple DefaultLookAndFeel objects in a single application.

The Default LookAndFeel object can be accessed via the LookAndFeel property. To access the Default LookAndFeel object in code, use the UserLookAndFeel.Default property.

A typical DevExpress control provides the LookAndFeel property of the UserLookAndFeel type, containing look and feel settings for this control. By default, the control's LookAndFeel.UseDefaultLookAndFeel property is set to true, and the control is painted according to the Default LookAndFeel object's settings.

See Look And Feel to learn more.

Expanded Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
    System.MarshalByRefObject
       System.ComponentModel.Component
          DefaultLookAndFeel

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