About Infragistics WinGridDocumentExporter

PDF and XPS reports from WinGrid in an instant.

WinGridDocumentExporter allows instant exports, you can write PDF and XPS files containing grid data with as little as one method call. WinGridDocumentExporter events allow customization of exported data before any row, column or cell is rendered to the document. WinGridDocumentExporter replicates much of the WinGrid data presentation by using the rich formatting features of PDF and XPS like borders, pattern fills and embedded metafiles to simulate checkboxes. (CardView presentation is not supported). WinGridDocumentExporter uses wideley supported formats; an install base of client applications conversant in these standard formats that is growing by tens of millions per year assures your users of their documents mainstream acceptance and portability.

Effective XPS and PDF Reports from WinGrid Data.
Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) and Microsoft's Extensible Paper Specification (XPS), an open XML document standard used by applications like Microsoft Office 2007, together constitute a major share of the electronic documents exchanged between information workers today, and this trend can only grow as tens of millions of new clients capable of working in these formats are installed around the globe each year.

Adding the WinGridDocumentExporter component to your Windows Forms application increases collaboration by letting your users share documents generated from WinGrid data in these widely supported formats. It takes only a single method call to produce professional-quality XPS and PDF reports. Selectively export data rows, headers and summaries by handling any of a comprehensive set of events that allow you to control the export process.

Building on top of the Infragistics.Documents export engine and its extensive object model permits WinGridDocumentExporter to reuse many of its graphics and layout features, as well as settings specific to PDF and XPS document formats, so you can leverage your knowledge of that library to accomplish more advanced tasks with the exporter component such as exporting grid data in separate sections of a PDF report.