PageByPageExportOptionsBase.RasterizeImages Property

Specifies whether or not vector images should be rasterized on export to the corresponding document format.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraPrinting

Assembly: DevExpress.Printing.v21.2.Core.dll


public virtual bool RasterizeImages { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description


true, to rasterize vector images; otherwise, false.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Library Object Type Path to RasterizeImages
Cross-Platform Class Library ExportOptions
WinForms Controls DiagramOptionsExport
WPF Controls DiagramControl


The RasterizeImages property allows you to specify whether to rasterize vector images on export to the corresponding document format. If this property is set to true, you can also use the PageByPageExportOptionsBase.RasterizationResolution option to define the resolution (in DPI) used to rasterize vector images.

The following export formats support this feature:


If you disable the RasterizeImages option, vector charts have a proper look in the exported document on high-DPI desktop displays, but iOS does not support this functionality because of Microsoft Word/Excel limitations.

The following export formats have the RasterizeImages setting always set to true and provide only the PageByPageExportOptionsBase.RasterizationResolution property:


Under Medium Trust and when the AzureCompatibility.Enable option is set to true, vector images are always rasterized regardless of the RasterizeImages property value, since metafiles are not supported in these scenarios.

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