PageArea Class

Serves as the base for classes that specify information to be displayed in page header and page footer areas.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraPrinting

Assembly: DevExpress.Printing.v20.1.Core.dll

Declaration

public class PageArea
Public Class PageArea

Related API Members

The following members accept/return PageArea objects:

Remarks

The PageArea class introduces the PageArea.Content property that contains three strings, specifying the kind of information to be displayed in a page header and page footer. In addition, this class introduces the PageArea.Font and PageArea.LineAlignment properties, that determine the appearance of this information.

Examples

This example demonstrates how to use the link's PageHeaderFooter to add extra information to the document's page header.

TIP

A complete sample project is available in the DevExpress Code Examples database at http://www.devexpress.com/example=E1021.

using System;
using System.Windows.Forms;
using DevExpress.XtraPrinting;
// ...

private void button1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) {
    string leftColumn = "Pages: [Page # of Pages #]";
    string middleColumn = "User: [User Name]";
    string rightColumn = "Date: [Date Printed]";

    // Create a PageHeaderFooter object and initializing it with
    // the link's PageHeaderFooter.
    PageHeaderFooter phf = printableComponentLink1.PageHeaderFooter as PageHeaderFooter;

    // Clear the PageHeaderFooter's contents.
    phf.Header.Content.Clear();

    // Add custom information to the link's header.
    phf.Header.Content.AddRange(new string[] { leftColumn, middleColumn, rightColumn });
    phf.Header.LineAlignment = BrickAlignment.Far;

    // Show the document's preview.
    printableComponentLink1.ShowPreview();
}
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