PrinterUnit Enumeration

Specifies several of the units of measure used for printing.

Namespace:  System.Drawing.Printing
Assembly:  System.Drawing (in System.Drawing.dll)

public enum PrinterUnit

Member nameDescription
DisplayThe default unit (0.01 in.).
ThousandthsOfAnInchOne-thousandth of an inch (0.001 in.).
HundredthsOfAMillimeterOne-hundredth of a millimeter (0.01 mm).
TenthsOfAMillimeterOne-tenth of a millimeter (0.1 mm).

The PreviewPrintController, PrinterSettings, and PageSetupDialog classes use this enumeration.

For more information on printing, see the System.Drawing.Printing namespace overview.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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.
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