Outlook automatic printing of attachement - pdf, file not found

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i have created a rule in outlook to automatically print incoming emails and its attachements..

word and excel documents print fine, but when ever i get PDF, about 50% of the time, the PDF will not print and acrobat reader will give me a "File not found" error.
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Chris RaisinRetired Senior Systems Analyst/Programmer

Commented:
What versions of Excel, Word and Acrobat Reader are you using?

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Commented:
excel and word are fine,

acrobat x
Chris RaisinRetired Senior Systems Analyst/Programmer

Commented:
OK...well what version of Outlook are you using?

Also, can you do a screen dump of your rule for the PDF file?

Cheers
Chris

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Commented:
outlook 2010

rule says


on incoming email
with my email in to or cc
print message
+ attachement

thats it
Chris RaisinRetired Senior Systems Analyst/Programmer

Commented:
OK thanks

Stand By

It is 2am now so I am not sure if I can stay awake very much longer - I may have to return to this in about 8 hours or so. I hope that is OK

Cheers
Chris
Commented:
i ask for a moderator to close this topic, i resolved the issue by making a lightweight pdf viewer my default pdf app.. i used sumatra pdf which is open source and now all jobs are printed automatically.. thanks
Chris RaisinRetired Senior Systems Analyst/Programmer

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OK - no probs - well done!  :-)

Author

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i found a solution that works for me

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