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How to: Add a PDF Viewer via Code

This example describes how to add a PDF Viewer to your WPF application in code.

To do this, perform the following actions:

  • Run MS Visual Studio 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015 or 2017.

  • Create a new WPF Application project or open an existing one.
  • Open the Solution Explorer, right-click References and choose Add Reference... to add the PDF Viewer Library.

  • Then, locate the DevExpress.Data.v17.2, DevExpress.Pdf.v17.2.Core, DevExpress.Xpf.DocumentViewer.v17.2.Core, and DevExpress.Xpf.PdfViewer.v17.2 assemblies and activate their check boxes.

    Click OK to apply changes and close the window.

  • Write the following code (or something similar).

The PdfViewerControl has now been added to your application.

 

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A complete sample project is available in the DevExpress Code Examples database at http://www.devexpress.com/example=T262332.

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