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printing in vb.net

Posted on 2011-09-13
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Hello All!

What's the equivalent to

Printer.print "Hello World" & vbcrlf
Printer.print "I am here!"

from VB6 in VB.NET?

Thanks!
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Great solution! Thanks!
Private Sub Button11_Click_1(sender As System.Object, e As System.EventArgs) Handles Button11.Click
        Dim prn As New Printing.PrintDocument
        prn.PrinterSettings.PrinterName.ToString()
        AddHandler prn.PrintPage, AddressOf Me.PrintPageHandler
        prn.Print()
        RemoveHandler prn.PrintPage, AddressOf Me.PrintPageHandler

    End Sub
    Private Sub PrintPageHandler(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal args As Printing.PrintPageEventArgs)
        args.Graphics.DrawString("HelloWorld With A Printer", New Font("Arial", 20, FontStyle.Bold), Brushes.Black, 150, 125)
    End Sub

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by:kbirecki
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Glad it worked for you!  Thanks for the points.
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by:Larry Biederman
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Hi pvg1975,

Well, sir, that works perfectly!
Quick question before I award you all the points:

Is this the best, shortest syntax just to dump variables etc to paper?
Can this also be used to dump to a screen?

Thanks, Lbiederman
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