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PrintDialog.PrintVisual Method

Prints a visual (non-text) object, which is derived from the Visual class, to the PrintQueue that is currently selected.

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

public void PrintVisual(
	Visual visual,
	string description
You cannot use methods in XAML.


Type: System.Windows.Media.Visual

The Visual to print.

Type: System.String

A description of the job that is to be printed. This text appears in the user interface (UI) of the printer.


visual is null.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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