PrintableAreaWidth Property

PrintDialog.PrintableAreaWidth Property


Gets the width of the printable area of the page.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public double PrintableAreaWidth { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Double

A Double that represents the width of the printable page area.

The following example shows how to get the value of the PrintableAreaWidth property by using Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML) markup and code.

<Button Width="200" Click="GetWidth">Get the Printable Width</Button>


private void GetWidth(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
    PrintDialog pDialog = new PrintDialog();
    PrintQueue pq = pDialog.PrintQueue;     //force initialization of the dialog's PrintTicket or PrintQueue
    txt2.Text = pDialog.PrintableAreaWidth.ToString() + " is the printable width";

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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