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DiagramShape.Shape Property

Gets or sets the shape kind.

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

Expanded Syntax

Property value

Type: ShapeDescription
An object that specifies the shape kind.

Expanded Remarks

Shape kinds are specified by certain DevExpress.Diagram.Core.ShapeDescription class objects.

Using the following classes, you can access predefined shapes. These classes provide sets of static properties that return specific ShapeDescription objects:

  • DevExpress.Diagram.Core.BasicShapes
  • DevExpress.Diagram.Core.BasicFlowchartShapes
  • DevExpress.Diagram.Core.SDLDiagramShapes
  • DevExpress.Diagram.Core.ArrowShapes
  • DevExpress.Diagram.Core.SoftwareIcons
  • DevExpress.Diagram.Core.DecorativeShapes
See the Diagram Items document for information on shapes provided by these classes.

Expanded Example

The following code assigns the DevExpress.Diagram.Core.BasicFlowchartShapes.Decision shape kind to a shape and specifies the shape text and size.

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