Windows.Graphics.Printing Windows.Graphics.Printing Windows.Graphics.Printing Windows.Graphics.Printing Namespace

Contains the classes, interfaces, structures and other components that are used by the print driver and by the Windows print system to create and manipulate documents.


Informs Windows that an application wishes to participate in printing. The PrintManager class is also used for programmatically initiating printing.

Stores formatting data for a single section of printable pages.

Represents a printing operation including the content to be printed, as well as providing access to information describing how the content is to be printed.

Reports the completion of the print task.

Represents a collection of methods and properties for managing the options which define how the content is to be printed.

Contains the event arguments for the Progressing event. This event is raised during the submitting phase of the PrintTask.

Contains the request from the system to create a print task. This object is available from the PrintTaskRequestedEventArgs object passed to the PrintTaskRequested event.

Used to defer the request for a print task.

Event arguments associated with the PrintTaskRequest.

Arguments associated with the PrintTaskSourceRequestedHandler delegate. Provides a method for handing the content to be printed to the Print Task.

Used to defer the request for a print task source.

Provides access to the canonical names for the options represented by the PrintTaskOptions class. You can use the StandardPrintTaskOptions class to identify print options displayed in the user experience or to retrieve specific options using the PrintTaskOptionDetails class.


Represents the data that describes a document page.


Initialized when a print task is initialized for the print system.

Represents the core functionality for a PrintTaskOptions object.

An interface with properties that provide access to the core options for a print task.

An interface that provides access to the core UI configuration functionality that is supported by the print task options.


Specifies the print binding option.

Specifies the bordering printing option.

Specifies the collation option.

Specifies the color mode option.

Specifies the duplex option.

Specifies the hole punch option.

Specifies the media size option.

Specifies the media types for the printed output.

Specifies the orientation options for the printed output.

Specifies the print quality options for the printed output.

Specifies the staple options.

Specifies the completion status of a print task.


Occurs when a print task requests the document to print. The supplied print document must implement the IPrintDocumentSource interface.