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TextEdit Class

The single-line text editor.

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

Expanded Syntax

Expanded Remarks

Use the TextEdit class to create a single-line text editor. The Properties property provides access to the repository item that holds the editor's settings. The RepositoryItemTextEdit object, available via this property, provides a number of properties to customize the control's appearance and behavior. Text editor specific settings allow you to specify character casing, the mask for entering data, the maximum number of characters allowed, etc.

The image below shows a sample text edit.

Methods provided by the TextEdit class give you the ability to:

The text displayed in the edit box can be specified via the inherited BaseEdit.Text property. This property value matches the editor's BaseEdit.EditValue property.

Note that text editors provide a built-in context menu allowing end-users to perform basic text editing operations. These operations include undoing the last modification, selecting the editor's content and working with the Clipboard. Note that this menu can be overridden by assigning a custom context menu to the RepositoryItem.ContextMenu property.

Expanded Inheritance Hierarchy

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

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