ShowPrintDialog Method

WebBrowser.ShowPrintDialog Method ()


Opens the Internet Explorer Print dialog box without setting header and footer values.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

Public Sub ShowPrintDialog

You can use this method to implement a Print menu item similar to the one on the Internet Explorer File menu. This method displays the Print dialog box, letting your users modify print settings prior to printing. To let your users specify page settings prior to printing, use the ShowPageSetupDialog method. To display the Print Preview dialog box, use the ShowPrintPreviewDialog method.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the ShowPrintDialog method to implement a Print menu option that is similar to the one on the Internet Explorer File menu. This example requires that your form contains a menu with a menu item called MenuItemFilePrint and a WebBrowser control called webBrowser1.

' Displays the Print dialog box.
Private Sub printToolStripMenuItem_Click( _
    ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As EventArgs) _
    Handles printToolStripMenuItem.Click


End Sub


for immediate callers to use this control. Demand value: LinkDemand; NIB: Named Permission Sets: FullTrust.


to access the printer through this method. Demand value: Demand. Associated enumeration: DefaultPrinting.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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