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How to host PDFviewer WPF in windows forms application

Platform: WinForms |
Control: PDF

PDF viewer WF does not support adding or editing the annotations in PDF documents. As a workaround, the PDF viewer WPF control can be hosted in WF application that supports text markup and shape annotations in the PDF document. Refer to the following code sample.


// Declare the ElementHost variable
        ElementHost elementHost = null;
   // Wire up the Load event
            this.Load += new System.EventHandler(this.Form1_Load);
private void Form1_Load(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
            // Create the ElementHost control
            elementHost = new ElementHost();
            elementHost.AutoSize = true;
            elementHost.Size = panel1.Size;
            elementHost.Dock = DockStyle.Fill;
            PdfViewer wordEditor = new PdfViewer();
            elementHost.Child = wordEditor;
            elementHost.Margin = new Padding(0, 0, 0, 0);
            elementHost.Region = new Region();
            elementHost.BackColor = System.Drawing.Color.White;

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