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RepositoryItemColorEdit.ShowColorDialog Property

Gets or sets whether an end-user can select a custom color with a color pick dialog (the "Select Color" dialog).

Namespace:DevExpress.XtraEditors.Repository
Assembly:DevExpress.XtraEditors.v17.2.dll

Expanded Syntax

Property value

Type: Boolean
true, if a color pick dialog is enabled; otherwise, false.
The default is true.

Expanded Remarks

Expanded Color Pick Dialog

The color pick dialog (the "Select Color" dialog) allows an end-user to select a custom color. The following image shows the default color pick dialog for the ColorPickEdit control.

Use the ColorDialogType property to select the color pick dialog type (advanced or simple).

For the ColorPickEdit control, you can customize additional color dialog settings from the RepositoryItemColorPickEdit.ColorDialogOptions property.

Expanded Invoke Color Pick Dialog

In the ColorEdit control, the color pick dialog can be invoked by right-clicking any box in the custom panel, which is initially empty. In code, you can access and modify the panel with the CustomColors property.

In the ColorPickEdit control, the color pick dialog can be opened by clicking the More Colors... button. This button can be hidden with the ShowMoreColorsButton option.

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