Printer Settings Part

Content Type:

application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.printerSettings (in SpreadsheetML documents)application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.printerSettings (in WordprocessingML documents)

Root Namespace:

not applicable

Source Relationship:

An instance of this part type contains information about the initialization and environment of a printer or a display device. The layout of this data structure is application-defined.
example: : An Office Open XML producer on Windows might store the DEVMODE structure defined here:, while an application on the Mac OS might choose to store the print record defined here: ]

A SpreadsheetML package is permitted to contain at most one Printer Settings part per Chartsheet, Dialogsheet, or Worksheet part, and that part shall be the target of an implicit relationship from a Chartsheet (§12.3.2), Dialogsheet (§12.3.7), or Worksheet (§12.3.24) part. A WordprocessingML package is permitted to contain zero or more Printer Settings parts, one per <sectPr> element, each a target of an explicit relationship from a Main Document (§11.3.10) or Glossary Document (§11.3.8) part.

<Relationships xmlns="…">
  <Relationship Id="rId4" 

A Printer Settings part shall be located within the package containing the source relationship (expressed syntactically, the @TargetMode attribute of the <Relationship> element shall be Internal).

A Printer Settings part shall not have implicit or explicit relationships to any other part defined by this Standard.