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PrintPreviewDialog Control (Windows Forms)

Visual Studio .NET 2003

The Windows Forms PrintPreviewDialog control is a pre-configured dialog box used to display how a document will appear when printed. Use it within your Windows application as a simple solution in lieu of configuring your own dialog box. The control contains buttons for printing, zooming in, displaying one or multiple pages, and closing the dialog box.

In This Section

Introduction to the Windows Forms PrintPreviewDialog Control
Introduces the general concepts of the PrintPreviewDialog control, which allows you to display a pre-configured dialog box that users can use to see a version of their document as it will look when it prints.

Related Sections

Displaying Print Preview in Windows Applications
Explains how to view a page that is to be printed via an instance of the PrintPreviewDialog control at run time.
Controls You Can Use On Windows Forms
Provides a complete list of Windows Forms controls, with links to information on their use.
PrintPreviewDialog Class
Provides reference information on the PrintPreviewDialog class and its members.
Essential Code for Windows Forms Dialog Boxes
Discusses the Windows Forms dialog box controls and components and the code necessary for executing their basic functions.
Dialog-Box Controls and Components (Windows Forms)
Lists the different dialog-box controls for Windows Forms.
Dialog Boxes in Windows Forms
Describes how to create a dialog box for a Windows Form.
Printing Changes in Visual Basic .NET
Describes for users of Visual Basic 6.0 how printing is different in this version.