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UserLookAndFeel.UseWindowsXPTheme Property

Gets or sets whether controls should be painted using the native Windows theme.

Namespace:DevExpress.LookAndFeel
Assembly:DevExpress.Utils.v17.2.dll

Expanded Syntax

Property value

Type: Boolean
true if controls should be painted using the native Windows theme; otherwise, false.
The default is false.

Expanded Remarks

UseWindowsXPTheme specifies whether controls should be painted using the native Windows theme or the style determined by the Style property. UseWindowsXPTheme and Style are only in effect if the UseDefaultLookAndFeel property is set to false.

The actual style currently applied is determined by the ActiveStyle property. This returns one of the ActiveLookAndFeelStyle values based on UseWindowsXPTheme and Style property values of the currently applied LookAndFeel object. See the ActiveLookAndFeel topic for more information.

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