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print crystal report to non default printer

Posted on 2013-12-21
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Hi Experts
I would like to print my crystal report to non default printer on my machine.
I have tried the following codes
    CrystalReportViewer1.ReportSource = mrptDoc
        mrptDoc.PrintOptions.PrinterName = printer_selected

      CrystalReportViewer1.PrintReport()

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printer_selected is non default printer, but it still prints to default printer.

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Can you set the printer for the viewer?

Try using the print method on the report object

mrptDoc.PrintToPrinter(1, false, 0, 0);

Public Overridable Sub PrintToPrinter(ByVal nCopies As Integer, ByVal collated As Boolean, ByVal startPageN As Integer, ByVal endPageN As Integer)


Parameters
nCopiesIndicates the number of copies to print.

collatedIndicates whether to collate the pages.

startPageNIndicates the first page to print.

endPageNIndicates the last page to print.

Remarks

To print all pages, set the startPageN and endPageN parameters to zero.

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Added Crystal Reports topic

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hi
still selects default printer.

when execute the following line
 CrystalReportViewer1.PrintReport()


it opens the Print Dialog and it has default printer selected.

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