PrinterUnit Enumeration

Specifies several of the units of measure used for printing.

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

type PrinterUnit

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

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: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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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