PrinterUnit Enumeration

Specifies several of the units of measure used for printing.

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

type PrinterUnit

Member nameDescription
DisplayThe default unit (0.01 in.).
HundredthsOfAMillimeterOne-hundredth of a millimeter (0.01 mm).
TenthsOfAMillimeterOne-tenth of a millimeter (0.1 mm).
ThousandthsOfAnInchOne-thousandth of an inch (0.001 in.).

The PreviewPrintController, PrinterSettings, and PageSetupDialog classes use this enumeration.

For more information on printing, see the System.Drawing.Printing namespace overview.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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