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.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

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