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ButtonEdit Class

The text editor that supports built-in buttons in the edit box.

Namespace:DevExpress.XtraEditors
Assembly:DevExpress.XtraEditors.v17.1.dll

Expanded Syntax

Expanded Remarks

ButtonEdit editors are text editors which allow you to display an unlimited number of buttons in the edit box.

The ButtonEdit class overrides the Properties property to return a RepositoryItemButtonEdit object. You should use this object's RepositoryItemButtonEdit.Buttons property to access the collection of buttons displayed in the editor. Each button is represented by an EditorButton object that provides a number of properties specifying the button's appearance, shortcut, visibility, hint text, etc.

Handle the RepositoryItemButtonEdit.ButtonClick and RepositoryItemButtonEdit.ButtonPressed events to respond to clicking editor buttons.

Editor buttons use the paint style specified by the RepositoryItemButtonEdit.ButtonsStyle property.

Expanded Example

The following code creates a button edit control and places it onto a panel1 panel. The code changes default button kind (ellipsis) into ButtonPredefines.OK and adds another button (ButtonPredefines.Delete) to the button's collection.

The result of code execution is displayed below:

Expanded Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
    System.MarshalByRefObject
       System.ComponentModel.Component
          System.Windows.Forms.Control
             ControlBase
                BaseControl
                   BaseEdit
                      TextEdit
                         ButtonEdit
                            AppointmentDependencyTypeEdit
                            AppointmentLabelEdit
                            AppointmentResourceEdit
                            AppointmentResourcesEdit
                            AppointmentStatusEdit
                            BaseSpinEdit
                            BlobBaseEdit
                            BreadCrumbEdit
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                            CheckedComboBoxEdit
                            ColorEdit
                            ColorPickEdit
                            ColorPickEditBase
                            ComboBox
                            ComboBoxEdit
                            DateEdit
                            DurationEdit
                            FontEdit
                            GridLookUpEdit
                            GridLookUpEditBase
                            HyperLinkEdit
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                            ImageEdit
                            LookUpEdit
                            LookUpEditBase
                            MemoExEdit
                            MonthEdit
                            MRUEdit
                            PickImage
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                            PopupContainerEdit
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                            ResourcesComboBoxControl
                            ResourcesPopupCheckedListBoxControl
                            SearchControl
                            SearchLookUpEdit
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                            SpreadsheetNameBoxControl
                            StorageBindedImageComboBoxEdit
                            TimeEdit
                            TimeSpanEdit
                            TimeZoneEdit
                            TreeListLookUpEdit
                            WeekDaysEdit
                            WeekOfMonthEdit

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