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SvgImageCollection Class

Stores vector images added by you and provides these images to DevExpress controls.

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

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Other DevExpress image storages

Expanded Default Image Size

The SvgImageCollection provides the ImageSize property, which specifies the default image size. If you do not manually specify an image size on a control's side (the ImageOptions.SvgImageSize property), a vector image has this default size.

Expanded Add Images from Disk, Project Resources or Image Gallery

Invoke the component smart tag and click "Edit Collection" to invoke the Collection Editor dialog. Use the "Add" selector to choose where to import SVG images from.

When images are imported in the collection, you can change their names in Collection Editor. These names are used to access images from code.

Expanded Add Images from Assemblies

The SvgImageCollection can retrieve vector images from a compiled assembly.

Add a project folder and populate it with icons, then change their Build Action property to EmbeddedResource.

Now call the static FromResources method to initialize a collection that stores these images. This method requires two parameters:

  • resourceBaseName - a path to a folder that stores your images (uses dots instead of slashes as path separators).
  • assembly - a related System.Reflection.Assembly.

Expanded Access Images From Code

The SvgImageCollection can return both "real" vector images (by accessing images directly using indexers or image names), and regular raster images produced from vector ones (by calling the GetImage method). The code below illustrates different methods of how to assign a 164x164-pixel image to a simple button if the source image is stored in the SvgImageCollection.

Expanded Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
    System.MarshalByRefObject
       System.ComponentModel.Component
          SvgImageCollection

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