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PrinterSettings.Duplex Property

Gets or sets the printer setting for double-sided printing.

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

public Duplex Duplex { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Drawing.Printing.Duplex
One of the Duplex values. The default is determined by the printer.


The value of the Duplex property is not one of the Duplex values.

You can use the CanDuplex property to check to see if the printer supports duplex printing.

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