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printer

How to show the printer setup dialog box?
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nakanoas
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nakanoasAuthor Commented:
VB 5.0 Enterprise edition with SP3
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setiawanCommented:
Add common dialog to your form
commondialog1.action = 5
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EDDYTCommented:
Also try this

Call Shell("rundll32.exe shell32.dll,SHHelpShortcuts_RunDLL PrintersFolder")

Refers to http://www.mvps.org/vb/tips/shellcpl.htm
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mark2150Commented:
CommonDialog1.ShowPrinter

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nakanoasAuthor Commented:
Not print dialog box, but, setup dialog box
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EDDYTCommented:
Does my method work for you

Call Shell("rundll32.exe shell32.dll,SHHelpShortcuts_RunDLL PrintersFolder")


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gajendraCommented:
If you are looking for a control that allows you select from a list of printers installed on your system VB does not provide it.

You can create one using the printers collection.

HTH

Gajendra
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