UI for WinForms
The RichTextEditor for WinForms supports the import and export content controls from and to Office Open XML (docx) and XAML formats. The easiest way to create a content control is through the user interface - you can specify which type of content control you wish to insert from the predefined UI of RichTextEditor control from the Developer Tab of the ribbon UI.
The RichTextEditor in Telerik UI for WinForms by Progress offers an intuitive Microsoft Word-like editing experience, thanks to the specially built RichTextEditorRibbonBar component, context menus, mini toolbars, RadRichTextEditorRuler and dozens of dialogs designed to gear the control’s functionality.
With the WinForms RadRichTextEditor, you can display line numbers alongside each line of text. This feature proves especially beneficial for certain types of content, such as scripts, legal documents or medical documents, where line numbering is essential for reference and organization.
This control enables you to import and export files to and from DOCX, RTF, HTML, XAML and TXT, as well as export files to PDF, without writing a single line of code.
Ensure quick loading even of larger documents. Further editing can be performed without a significant performance hit due to the built-in UI Virtualization.
Take advantage of a rich pallet of predefined styles, or create your own custom styles and apply them to text and tables from the Styles and Table styles galleries.
Leverage a complete rich text editing experience with support for Lists, Tables, Inline and Floating Images, Hyperlinks, Bookmarks and Comments.
Use a standard text box layout (web layout) or a paged view with various sizes and headers and footers. Utilize the printing functionality that comes out-of-the-box with WinForms RichTextEditor.
The Format Painter is a great tool to adjust and specify the formatting of a piece of text or data to match the styling of the rest of the document. With the Format Painter in Telerik UI for WinForms RichTextEditor you and the end users of your application will be able to have more control over the styling of their documents and perform formatting actions faster.
Convenient options enabling end users to determine how to handle the styles when pasting content in the RichTextEditor control are available, allowing to Paste and keep the source formatting, Merge the formatting or Paste as plain text.
The integrated Spell Checker of WinForms RichTextEditor provide on-the-fly proofing all without leaving the document UI.
Track all changes made in the document and separate them semantically, as well as visually, from the rest of the content.
Create or open existing templates and fill in different data taken from database, spreadsheet or any other source. Preview the results in the RichTextEditor or proceed with exporting.
Watermarks are text or pictures that appear behind document text. They often add interest or identify the document status.
Code blocks enable users to add source code fragments to their documents and use the existing functionality to format and style those fragments. This can be done programmatically or via the Code dialog.
RadRichTextEditor supports continuous section breaks, which allow entering a section break and starting a new section on the same page. This is very useful for creating a formatting change, such as displaying different number of columns on a page.
WinForms RichTextEditor allows you to define different editing restrictions and enforce them on different parts of the document.
The Image Editor Control is integrated with the RichTextEditor so that you can edit images right into your documents without resorting to other applications.
Allow entering text in various languages, thanks to the built-in Input Method Editor and Right-to-Left support.
RadRichTextEditor provides rich design-time support, making customizations and configurations very easy. Some key capabilities include: