PrintAction Enumeration

Specifies the type of print operation occurring.

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

public enum PrintAction

Member nameDescription
PrintToFileThe print operation is printing to a file.
PrintToPreviewThe print operation is a print preview.
PrintToPrinterThe print operation is printing to a printer.

The PrintAction is used by the PrintEventArgs type to indicate what type of Print event is occurring.

NoteNote

The PrintEventArgs.PrintAction does not reliably indicate the type of print operation occurring, and returns PrintToFile in all cases.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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