I have an Access 2000 Application with about 300 reports It runs on win 98, win 2000 and XP. The problem I am having is that my users can have any printer there are over 5000 of them. In Access 97 I did not have a problem. Having moved to Access 2000 I am having problems with Win 2000 and XP. The problem comes in when some one prints a report based on a custom paper size it always prints on letter size paper. for example a single colum dot matrix mailing label prints on a ltter size sheet. I have tried setting the reports to the default printer and I have defined a printer called "MyPrinter" and it will work on the development system. When I go to another system and define the same printer with the same name it comes up letter. I need to know how to make it use the custome paper sizes. I have routines that use the CreateForm and SetForm API to create the form on the printer. The printer drivers are installed locally. Any advice or ideas would be greatly appreciated.
Access custom database properties are useful for storing miscellaneous bits of information in a format that persists through database closing and reopening. This article shows how to create and use them.
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