Get and set viewer preferences in C# and VB.NET

With GemBox.Pdf, you can get and set PDF document viewer preferences in your C# or VB.NET application.

The following example demonstrates how to set viewer preferences of an existing PDF document.

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using GemBox.Pdf;

class Program
{
    static void Main()
    {
        // If using Professional version, put your serial key below.
        ComponentInfo.SetLicense("FREE-LIMITED-KEY");

        using (var document = PdfDocument.Load("%InputFileName%"))
        {
            // Get viewer preferences specifying the way the document should be displayed on the screen.
            var viewerPreferences = document.ViewerPreferences;

            // Modify viewer preferences.
            viewerPreferences.CenterWindow = false;
            viewerPreferences.FitWindow = true;
            viewerPreferences.HideMenubar = true;
            viewerPreferences.HideToolbar = false;
            viewerPreferences.NonFullScreenPageMode = PdfPageMode.FullScreen;
            viewerPreferences.ViewArea = PdfPageBoundaryType.MediaBox;

            document.Save("Viewer Preferences.pdf");
        }
    }
}
Imports GemBox.Pdf

Module Program

    Sub Main()

        ' If using Professional version, put your serial key below.
        ComponentInfo.SetLicense("FREE-LIMITED-KEY")

        Using document = PdfDocument.Load("%InputFileName%")

            ' Get viewer preferences specifying the way the document should be displayed on the screen.
            Dim ViewerPreferences = document.ViewerPreferences

            ' Modify viewer preferences.
            ViewerPreferences.CenterWindow = False
            ViewerPreferences.FitWindow = True
            ViewerPreferences.HideMenubar = True
            ViewerPreferences.HideToolbar = False
            ViewerPreferences.NonFullScreenPageMode = PdfPageMode.FullScreen
            ViewerPreferences.ViewArea = PdfPageBoundaryType.MediaBox

            document.Save("Viewer Preferences.pdf")
        End Using
    End Sub
End Module

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