Change Printer Port Settings

Posted on 2006-04-05
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
Is is possible to create a batch file that will change the printer port settings (Protocol, Queue Name, and LPR Byte Counting).
Question by:TecumsehRyder
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    Here's a reference that might help in terms of doing a VBScript. (I know, not exactly the same... checking on doing batch files)
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    Author Comment

    Any luck with a batch file?
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    Check this out... might turn out rather interesting.

    The one in particular you'll be interested in is this.... and you could utilize this in a batch file. BTW, the VBS file referenced is located in the system32 folder.

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    Expert Comment

    All standard Windows stuff. Hope that helps.

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