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You can set the PDF file name from VB.NET or C# using the .NET framework Printersettings.PrintFileName property as documented by Microsoft at:


You should also set the PrinterSettings.PrintToFile property to TRUE:


PrintDocument.PrinterSettings.PrintFileName = "c:\aFile.pdf"

PrintDocument.PrinterSettings.PrintToFile = true;



Win2PDF behaves the same as a paper printer for all other .NET interfaces.  Here's an example for creating a PDF from VB.NET:



Private Sub PrintPageHandler(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal args As Printing.PrintPageEventArgs)

 Static i As Integer = 0

 i = i + 1

 ' Print a line on this page

 args.Graphics.DrawString("Printed a Line on page " & i.ToString, New Font(Me.Font, FontStyle.Regular), Brushes.Black, 50, 50)

 ' Have we printed enough pages?

 If i >= 5 Then

 ' Done all the pages

 i = 0

 args.HasMorePages = False


 ' Not finished, yet

 args.HasMorePages = True

 End If

End Sub


Private Sub Button1_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles Button1.Click

 Dim prn As New Printing.PrintDocument

 ' Select the Win2PDF Printer

 prn.PrinterSettings.PrinterName = "Win2PDF"

 ' Set the PDF file name

 prn.PrinterSettings.PrintFileName = "C:\Users\craig\AppData\Local\Temp\aFile.pdf"

 prn.PrinterSettings.PrintToFile = True

 ' Handle the page events

 AddHandler prn.PrintPage, AddressOf Me.PrintPageHandler

 ' Do the print (Printing handled by the print page handler)


 ' Remove the page handler

 RemoveHandler prn.PrintPage, AddressOf Me.PrintPageHandler

End Sub