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TX Text Control Express - free, professional rich text editing

Upgrade your Microsoft Visual Studio toolbox with a true WYSIWYG rich text editor including printing, print preview and full table support.

Available for Windows Forms, TX Text Control Express is the free edition of TX Text Control - the market leading word processing component.

  • Integrate a professional WYSIWYG rich text editor into your applications.
  • Replace the standard .NET Framework RichTextBox.
  • Add ready-to-use toolbars and dialogs out of the box.
  • Load, save and print RTF and HTML documents.
  • Developed in sync with the Professional and Enterprise editions.
  • Completely free of charge (no royalties, no expiry date).

RichTextBox replacement

Replace the .NET Framework RichTextBox with a powerful component.

WYSIWYG word processing

Add comprehensive WYSIWYG word processing to your own applications with in minutes.


Fully featured printing

Print and Print Preview RTF and HTML documents.

Programmable TextFields

Replace text with programmable TextFields and build mail merge applications.


Automatic pagination

Text is paginated automatically according to the current page format (including sections with multiple formats).

Rich table support

Including nested tables, repeating table headers and table row wrap control between pages.


Full Visual Studio (.NET) integration

TX Text Control Express supports Visual Studio specific features such as the visual smart tags to access the most common tasks and it supports fully featured IntelliSense including property or method descriptions. This enables developers to take advantage of TX Text Control Express's new, intuitive class design, resulting in more effective programming, shortening of development cycles and reduction of development costs.

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About Text Control

Founded in 1991, Text Control is an award-winning Visual Studio Industry Partner and leading vendor of word processing and reporting components for Microsoft development technologies. The products help thousands of developers add comprehensive word processing functionality to their applications. Text Control is 100% self-owned and independent of all investor decisions. Customers benefit from these years of experience, large user-base, and at the same time, appreciate developing with a mature, reliable product.

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