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PrintingSystemBase.ExportToImage(String, ImageFormat) Method

Exports a document to the specified file path using the specified image format.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraPrinting

Assembly: DevExpress.Printing.v18.2.Core.dll


public void ExportToImage(
    string filePath,
    ImageFormat format
Public Sub ExportToImage(
    filePath As String,
    format As ImageFormat


Name Type Description
filePath String

A String which specifies the file name (including the full path) for the created Image file.

format ImageFormat

A ImageFormat object which specifies the image format.


Once the document export has started, it will run until the resulting document is complete and cannot be interrupted or canceled in the process.

Use this method to export a document to an image using the specified image format.

Note that in this instance the current printing system export options, which are represented by the ImageExportOptions object returned by the ExportOptions.Image property of a printing system's PrintingSystemBase.ExportOptions, are ignored.

If you want to use the current export options of a printing system, you should call the overloaded PrintingSystemBase.ExportToImage method without the format parameter.


This method overwrites any files present at the specified path that have the same file name without any warnings.

For more information, see Export to Image.

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