Monitoring Printer pages from VB.NET

Looking for code in that is monitoring all printing jobs on local machine, and save page count, how many copies, and printer name,
Thanks for your help
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Randy DownsOWNERCommented:
try this.

You can use the WMI class Win32_PrintJob to get out information about each job. It has properties called PagesPrinted and TotalPages which would hopefully give you what you need. It also has other properties like Status that might also be relevant (if you don't want to count pages in deleted or failed jobs or similar).

This article has information about calling this class from VB.Net:
Interrogating your Printer Queries with WMI

Just remember to add a reference to System.Management since that's not added by default to a new project.

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