Automatically Print attachments from Gmail


We receive many emails everyday that contain pdf attachments and we would like to know if there is a way to automatically send those attachments to a printer, we use Gmail.

Thank you in advance!
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Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
Since you can't automatically print anything else, I'd have to say the answer is no.
About the only way you could do it is with a script, using something like AutoHotkey. To make life easier, use an email client (Windows Mail, Outlook, Thunderbird, etc) instead of logging in to Gmail. That way you can be more certain that the environment will stay the same - if it doesn't, the macro may stop working.

Here's another way, again using an email client. Thunderbird's AttachmentExtractor can automatically save attachments to a folder. Once that is done, it is easy to write a script that will print them and delete them (so they won't be printed again).

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Thanks for the points, LabattFS. Which way did you solve the problem?
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