How to print email and it's attachment to a printer in batch, vbscript or powershell?

Environment, on a Windows 8 computer.
Outlook is not installed on that computer.
Exchange 2010 is ion the server.

From a local network,....

From a command line, I would like to do the following either in batch, vb script or powershell:

1.  Send an email, with a an attachment to a printer.  The printer output should be the email itself, plus the attachment.

Or

2. Check a path to see if a document exists, if it does then send the document to the default printer to print.
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Bill PrewIT / Software Engineering ConsultantCommented:
What is the type of the "document", is it a TEXT file, of a WORD document, or something else?  If WORD, then is OFFICE installed on that computer?

~bp
100questionsAuthor Commented:
Hi Bill, it's actually a .txt file..
Office is not installed on the computer.
Bill PrewIT / Software Engineering ConsultantCommented:
Okay, in this case, you can do something like this at a command line, or in a BAT script:

if exist "c:\temp\mydoc.txt" start /min notepad /p "c:\temp\mydoc.txt"

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~bp

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Bill PrewIT / Software Engineering ConsultantCommented:
That's odd, when I run it here Notepad exits after it prints.

~bp
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