How to: Print a Map

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To print a map, use one of the following methods.

NOTE

A complete sample project is available at https://github.com/DevExpress-Examples/how-to-print-a-map-t200441.

<Window xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation"
        xmlns:x="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml"
        xmlns:sys="clr-namespace:System;assembly=mscorlib"
        xmlns:dxp="http://schemas.devexpress.com/winfx/2008/xaml/printing"
        xmlns:dxlc="http://schemas.devexpress.com/winfx/2008/xaml/layoutcontrol"
        xmlns:dxm="http://schemas.devexpress.com/winfx/2008/xaml/map"  
        xmlns:dxe="http://schemas.devexpress.com/winfx/2008/xaml/editors" 
        xmlns:local="clr-namespace:PrintingExporting"
        x:Class="PrintingExporting.MainWindow"
        Title="MainWindow" Height="600" Width="800">

    <Window.Resources>
        <ObjectDataProvider x:Key="PrintSizeValues" MethodName="GetValues"
                            ObjectType="{x:Type sys:Enum}">
            <ObjectDataProvider.MethodParameters>
                <x:Type TypeName="dxm:MapPrintSizeMode" />
            </ObjectDataProvider.MethodParameters>
        </ObjectDataProvider>
        <ObjectDataProvider x:Key="PrintMethodValues" MethodName="GetValues"
                            ObjectType="{x:Type sys:Enum}">
            <ObjectDataProvider.MethodParameters>
                <x:Type TypeName="local:PrintMetod"/>
            </ObjectDataProvider.MethodParameters>
        </ObjectDataProvider>
    </Window.Resources>

    <Grid>
        <dxlc:LayoutControl>
            <dxlc:LayoutGroup Orientation="Vertical">
                <dxlc:LayoutItem HorizontalAlignment="Stretch" VerticalAlignment="Stretch">
                    <dxm:MapControl Name="mapControl">
                        <dxm:MapControl.PrintOptions>
                            <dxm:MapPrintOptions SizeMode="{Binding SelectedItem, ElementName=cbPrintingSize}"/>
                        </dxm:MapControl.PrintOptions>
                        <dxm:ImageTilesLayer>
                            <dxm:ImageTilesLayer.DataProvider>
                                <dxm:BingMapDataProvider BingKey="Your Bing Key"/>
                            </dxm:ImageTilesLayer.DataProvider>
                        </dxm:ImageTilesLayer>
                    </dxm:MapControl>
                </dxlc:LayoutItem>
                <dxlc:LayoutGroup>
                    <dxlc:LayoutItem Label="Printing Size" AddColonToLabel="True">
                        <ComboBox x:Name="cbPrintingSize" SelectedIndex="0"
                                  ItemsSource="{Binding Source={StaticResource PrintSizeValues}}"/>
                    </dxlc:LayoutItem>
                    <dxlc:LayoutItem Label="Print Method" AddColonToLabel="True">
                        <ComboBox x:Name="cbPrintingMethod" SelectedIndex="0"
                                  ItemsSource="{Binding Source={StaticResource PrintMethodValues}}"/>
                    </dxlc:LayoutItem>
                    <dxlc:LayoutItem Width="100">
                        <Button Content="Print" Click="Button_Click"/>
                    </dxlc:LayoutItem>
                </dxlc:LayoutGroup>
            </dxlc:LayoutGroup>
        </dxlc:LayoutControl>
    </Grid>
</Window>