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DataViewBase.ShowPrintPreview(FrameworkElement, String, String) Method

Creates the print document from the DataViewBase (or its inheritor) and displays a Print Preview of the document.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Grid

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Grid.v22.2.Core.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Wpf.Grid.Core


public void ShowPrintPreview(
    FrameworkElement owner,
    string documentName,
    string title


Name Type Description
owner FrameworkElement

The owner of the Print Preview.

documentName String

The name of the document displayed in the Print Preview.

title String

The title of the Print Preview.


The Print Preview displays the printed document’s appearance. The Print Preview window allows end users to print the document and export it to a file in the required format.

View Example

void Print_Data(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e) {
    view.ShowPrintPreview(this, "ExamplePrint", "Print Preview");


You can preview, print, and export the control’s data only if the DXPrinting Library is available.

Refer to the following topics for more information on how to print data:

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