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Bala Mohan
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Joined: Jul 05, 2002
Posts: 27
Hi there,
Is there a way that I can get the list of printers that my user has configered for use from his desktop? I want the user to to choose a printer from a list of printers. When he selects one, I should be able to get the name of the printer in my javascript variable, so that, I can use that variable to pass as parameter to another url.
I can not use the print() window object, because it will not return me the name of the printer.
(I am using the IE6 on Windows 2000
Thanks,
Bala.
Eric Pascarello
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Joined: Nov 08, 2001
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There might be some sort of active-x control for IE, but I am not positive.
A search on google might point you in the right direction
Eric
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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