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How to change background color for SymbolPalette in WPF

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80661 Apr 21,2009 01:28 PM UTC Sep 2,2010 08:38 AM UTC WPF 3
Tags: Diagram
Kevin Ashley
Asked On April 21, 2009 01:28 PM UTC

How to change background color for SymbolPalette in WPF?

Can you provide an example of customization of the way SymbolPalette looks?

Nikhil A [Syncfusion]
Replied On April 21, 2009 01:59 PM UTC

Hi Kevin,

Thanks for your interest in Syncfusion products.The current version of EssentialDiagram WPF does not provide support for the customization of the SymbolPalette. We will provide this support in the Volume 3 release of Essential Diagram which will probably be in the month of August 2009. This will provide complete customization of the SymbolPalette along with options for customizing the SymbolPaletteFilter and SymbolPaletteGroup's Label , background and foreground etc.

Please let us know if you have any concerns.


Replied On September 1, 2010 02:25 PM UTC

Im struggling to get the various backgrounds of the symbol palette to show linearGradientBrushes.... Is there a trick to it?



Jegan R [Syncfusion]
Replied On September 2, 2010 08:38 AM UTC

Hi Stefan,

Thanks for your interest in Syncfusion products.

SymbolPalette supports Background with any kind of Brush, We have represented Custom Palette in FeaturesDemo sample from Dashboard, by clicking on MenuItem named ‘CustomPalette’, SymbolPalette’s Background will be set to DrawingBrush. However, for your continence we have created a sample with LinearGradientBrush, please refer the sample from the following link.

Sample Link: http://files.syncfusion.com/Support/Diagram.WPF/Samples/F80661/SymbolPaletteBackground.zip

For more details about customizing the look and feel of SymbolPalette, please refer online Documentation http://help.syncfusion.com/ug_83/User%20Interface/WPF/Diagram/ and navigate to Concepts and Features -> SymbolPalette -> Customize the SymbolPalette.

Please let us know if you have any concerns.



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