Starts the document's printing process.
Assembly: System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)
Use the PrinterSettings.PrinterName property to specify which printer should print the document.
The method prints the document without using a print dialog. Use a PrintDialog when you want to offer the user the ability to choose print settings.
If an exception that is not handled by the method is thrown during printing, the printing of the document is aborted.
The following code example prints the file that is specified through the command line to the default printer.
The example requires that each line fits within the page width.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.