PrintDocument PrintDocument PrintDocument PrintDocument Class


Defines a reusable object that sends output to a printer.

public : class PrintDocument : DependencyObject
struct winrt::Windows::UI::Xaml::Printing::PrintDocument : DependencyObject
public class PrintDocument : DependencyObject
Public Class PrintDocument Inherits DependencyObject

Windows 10 requirements

Device family
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)


PrintDocument implements a print list concept whereby pages can be added to the print list, and then various methods can be called on the ongoing print list.


PrintDocument() PrintDocument() PrintDocument() PrintDocument()

Initializes a new instance of the PrintDocument class.


Dispatcher Dispatcher Dispatcher Dispatcher

Gets the CoreDispatcher that this object is associated with. The CoreDispatcher represents a facility that can access the DependencyObject on the UI thread even if the code is initiated by a non-UI thread.

(Inherited from DependencyObject)
DocumentSource DocumentSource DocumentSource DocumentSource

Gets a document source reference for this PrintDocument.

DocumentSourceProperty DocumentSourceProperty DocumentSourceProperty DocumentSourceProperty

Identifies the DocumentSource dependency property.


AddPage(UIElement) AddPage(UIElement) AddPage(UIElement) AddPage(UIElement)

Adds a XAML root visual element to the print list.

AddPagesComplete() AddPagesComplete() AddPagesComplete() AddPagesComplete()

Indicates that the application will not add more pages to the print list, and that the print list is ready to be released.

ClearValue(DependencyProperty) ClearValue(DependencyProperty) ClearValue(DependencyProperty) ClearValue(DependencyProperty)

Clears the local value of a dependency property.

(Inherited from DependencyObject)
GetAnimationBaseValue(DependencyProperty) GetAnimationBaseValue(DependencyProperty) GetAnimationBaseValue(DependencyProperty) GetAnimationBaseValue(DependencyProperty)

Returns any base value established for a dependency property, which would apply in cases where an animation is not active.

(Inherited from DependencyObject)
GetValue(DependencyProperty) GetValue(DependencyProperty) GetValue(DependencyProperty) GetValue(DependencyProperty)

Returns the current effective value of a dependency property from a DependencyObject.

(Inherited from DependencyObject)
InvalidatePreview() InvalidatePreview() InvalidatePreview() InvalidatePreview()

References the low-level print preview dialog API and invalidates the current print preview.

ReadLocalValue(DependencyProperty) ReadLocalValue(DependencyProperty) ReadLocalValue(DependencyProperty) ReadLocalValue(DependencyProperty)

Returns the local value of a dependency property, if a local value is set.

(Inherited from DependencyObject)
RegisterPropertyChangedCallback(DependencyProperty,DependencyPropertyChangedCallback) RegisterPropertyChangedCallback(DependencyProperty,DependencyPropertyChangedCallback) RegisterPropertyChangedCallback(DependencyProperty,DependencyPropertyChangedCallback) RegisterPropertyChangedCallback(DependencyProperty,DependencyPropertyChangedCallback)

Registers a notification function for listening to changes to a specific DependencyProperty on this DependencyObject instance.

(Inherited from DependencyObject)
SetPreviewPage(Int32, UIElement) SetPreviewPage(Int32, UIElement) SetPreviewPage(Int32, UIElement) SetPreviewPage(Int32, UIElement)

Sets the specified print page as the current print preview page.

SetPreviewPageCount(Int32, PreviewPageCountType) SetPreviewPageCount(Int32, PreviewPageCountType) SetPreviewPageCount(Int32, PreviewPageCountType) SetPreviewPageCount(Int32, PreviewPageCountType)

Sets the number of pages prepared for print preview and added to the print list.

SetValue(DependencyProperty,Object) SetValue(DependencyProperty,Object) SetValue(DependencyProperty,Object) SetValue(DependencyProperty,Object)

Sets the local value of a dependency property on a DependencyObject.

(Inherited from DependencyObject)
UnregisterPropertyChangedCallback(DependencyProperty,Int64) UnregisterPropertyChangedCallback(DependencyProperty,Int64) UnregisterPropertyChangedCallback(DependencyProperty,Int64) UnregisterPropertyChangedCallback(DependencyProperty,Int64)

Cancels a change notification that was previously registered by calling RegisterPropertyChangedCallback.

(Inherited from DependencyObject)


AddPages AddPages AddPages AddPages

Occurs when the PrintManager requests the final collection of pages to send to the printer.

GetPreviewPage GetPreviewPage GetPreviewPage GetPreviewPage

Occurs when the PrintManager requests a particular print page to be shown in the preview window.

Paginate Paginate Paginate Paginate

Occurs when the PrintManager requests the collection of print pages to be shown in the preview window.

See also