DataViewBase.ExportToPdf(Stream, PdfExportOptions) Method

Exports a grid to the specified stream in PDF format, using the specified PDF-specific options.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Grid

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Grid.v20.1.Core.dll

Declaration

public void ExportToPdf(
    Stream stream,
    PdfExportOptions options
)
Public Sub ExportToPdf(
    stream As Stream,
    options As PdfExportOptions
)

Parameters

Name Type Description
stream Stream

A Stream object to which the created PDF file should be sent.

options PdfExportOptions

A PdfExportOptions object which specifies the PDF export options to be applied when a grid is exported.

Remarks

To display the Print Preview of the grid, use the DataViewBase.ShowPrintPreview and DataViewBase.ShowPrintPreviewDialog methods. To print the grid, use the DataViewBase.Print and DataViewBase.PrintDirect methods.

To learn more, see Printing.

NOTE

The grid can be previewed, printed and exported only if the DXPrinting Library is available. You should manually add the reference to the DevExpress.Xpf.Printing.v20.1 assembly.

Examples

This example shows how to preview and print/export the grid content. The grid is printed and exported using the built-in capabilities.

using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Linq;
using System.Text;

namespace DXGrid_PrintGrid {
    public class IssueList {
        public List<IssueDataObject> List { get; private set; }
        public IssueList() {
            List = GetIssueList();
        }
        List<IssueDataObject> GetIssueList() {
            List<IssueDataObject> data = new List<IssueDataObject>();
            data.Add(new IssueDataObject() { IssueName = "Transaction History", IssueType = "Bug", IsPrivate = true });
            data.Add(new IssueDataObject() { IssueName = "Ledger: Inconsistency", IssueType = "Bug", IsPrivate = false });
            data.Add(new IssueDataObject() { IssueName = "Data Import", IssueType = "Request", IsPrivate = false });
            data.Add(new IssueDataObject() { IssueName = "Data Archiving", IssueType = "Request", IsPrivate = true });
            return data;
        }
    }
    public class IssueDataObject {
        public string IssueName { get; set; }
        public string IssueType { get; set; }
        public bool IsPrivate { get; set; }
    }
}
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