Add XFINIUM.PDF Viewer for Windows Forms to Visual Studio 2015/2017 Toolbox 1

The following tutorial will show you how to add XFINIUM.PDF Viewer for Windows Forms control to the Visual Studio 2015/2017 toolbox.

Follow the steps below to manually add XFINIUM.PDF Viewer for Windows Forms to the Visual Studio 2015/2017 Toolbox:

Open your application in Visual Studio 2015/2017.
Show the Toolbox (Visual Studio menu -> View->Toolbox).
Right click with the mouse in the toolbox area and select “Add Tab” from the context menu.
Add a new tab named “XFINIUM.PDF Viewer for Windows Forms”
Select the “XFINIUM.PDF Viewer for Windows Forms” tab in the toolbox. Right click with the mouse and select “Choose Items…” menu option.
In the “Choose Toolbox Items” dialog, select the “.NET Framework Components” tab and then click “Browse…”.
Go to the folder where xfinium.pdf.view.win.dll is located. Select the dll and click OK. Make sure the PdfCoreView and PdfDocumentView controls are selected in the list.
Click OK and the PdfCoreView and PdfDocumentView controls will be added to the toolbox.
You can now add the PdfCoreView or the PdfDocumentView control to your Windows Forms application.

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