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WordBasic/VB4  ->FilePrintSetup Problem

Posted on 1997-03-24
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I have the following...
Dim wordobj as Object
Set wordobj as CreateObject("Word.Basic")
wordobj.FileOpen "filename"
wordobj.FilePrintSetup Printer:="PS1"

No matter if I have a local printer or a network
printer, I get an error saying there is a printer
error?!?!

I am using Windows95, VB4, MicrosoftWord v7.0
Am help would be appreciated.
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I tried this on my machine, and I too get the printer error, unless I use my correct printer name.  Then all goes well.  It must not be PS1.
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