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Just wondering how i can retrieve the port of the printer that i have selected from the PrintDialog
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I would also like to know this, Msdn has a wealth of information but i cant find anything to do with the status of a printer
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string sPath = "Win32_Printer.DeviceID='" + <printer name> + "'";
ManagementPath path = new ManagementPath(sPath);
ManagementObject ob = new ManagementObject (path);
string sPort = ob["PortName"].ToString ();
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asked this question a while back but i figured it out .. this is the method in case u need it also
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