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GridOptionsPrint.UsePrintStyles Property

Gets or sets whether print appearances are used when the grid control is printed/exported.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraGrid.Views.Grid

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraGrid.v24.1.dll

NuGet Packages: DevExpress.Win.Grid, DevExpress.Win.Navigation


public virtual bool UsePrintStyles { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description
Boolean true

true to use print appearances when the grid control is printed/exported; false to use View appearances.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Object Type Path to UsePrintStyles
.OptionsPrint .UsePrintStyles


If the UsePrintStyles option is set to true, the appearance settings used to paint the View elements when the grid control is printed are specified by the View’s GridView.AppearancePrint property. Otherwise, the appearance settings provided by the GridView.Appearance property are used.

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