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using C/C++ language to control printer port

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Dear all,
 Does anyone has idea or information to share about using C/C++ programming language to control printer port. Thanks in advance
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kellyjj earned 40 total points
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Control the printer port how??   If you are on a Unix platform, you should print to the spooler.  The printer would already be set up.
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Which Os. What want you do exactly. More points would be helpful too
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by:Ready4Dis
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Are you going to a printer... or just something that is in the printer port?

I have done some robotics programming through the printer port (parallel port) so I can probably help with some part of it.
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