XmlForm.Print method (Boolean)

Office 2013 and later

Prints the form content as it is rendered the form's active view by displaying the Print dialog box.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Office.InfoPath
Assembly:  Microsoft.Office.InfoPath (in Microsoft.Office.InfoPath.dll)

public abstract void Print(
	bool showPrintDialog
)

Parameters

showPrintDialog
Type: System.Boolean

Set to true to display the Print dialog box to allow the user to configure where and how to print the form. When set to false, the form is printed on the default printer.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidPrinterException

The form cannot be printed.

InvalidOperationException

The Print method was called from the ViewSwitched event.

InvalidOperationException

The Print method was called from the Loading event.

ArgumentNullException

The parameter passed to this method is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

ArgumentException

The parameter passed to this method is not valid. For example, it is of the wrong type or format.

SecurityException

The form template is not configured for Full Trust using the Security and Trust category of the Form Options dialog box.

The Print (showPrintDialog) method raises exceptions if the method was called from event handlers for the ViewSwitched or Loading events, or is called from a form that is not fully trusted.

This member can be accessed only by forms opened from a form template that has been configured to run with full trust using the Security and Trust category of the Form Options dialog box. This member requires full trust for the immediate caller and cannot be used by partially trusted code. For more information, see "Using Libraries from Partially Trusted Code" on MSDN.

This type or member can be accessed only from code running in forms opened in Microsoft InfoPath Filler.

In the following code example, the Print (showPrintDialog) method of the XmlForm class is used to print the current view by displaying the Print dialog box.

this.Print(true);

  • PrintingPermission 

    for printing the form. Associated enumeration: System.Drawing.Printing.PrintingPermissionLevel.DefaultPrinting

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