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WebBrowser.ShowPageSetupDialog Method

Opens the Internet Explorer Page Setup dialog box.

Namespace: System.Windows.Forms
Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in

public void ShowPageSetupDialog ()
public void ShowPageSetupDialog ()
public function ShowPageSetupDialog ()
Not applicable.

You can use this method to implement a Page Setup menu item similar to the one on the Internet Explorer File menu. This method displays the Page Setup dialog box, which lets your users specify header and footer values and other page settings prior to printing. To print the current document, use the Print method or the ShowPrintDialog method. To display the Print Preview dialog box, use the ShowPrintPreviewDialog method.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the ShowPageSetupDialog method to implement a Page Setup menu option that is similar to the one on the Internet Explorer File menu. This example requires that your form contains a menu with a menu item called MenuItemFilePageSetup and a WebBrowser control called webBrowser1.

// Displays the Page Setup dialog box.
private void pageSetupToolStripMenuItem_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0