Print to Windows default Printer

Scott David Daniels Scott.Daniels at Acm.Org
Thu Jan 20 16:57:32 CET 2005


Tim Golden wrote:
> [Samantha]
> | I am new to Python and I am having considerable trouble 
> | trying to print 
> | (using a simple script) to the default printer rather than the screen.
> | Thanks for any help.
> | S 
> 
> It may be that something here will help you:
> 
> http://tgolden.sc.sabren.com/python/win32_how_do_i/print.html
> 
> Specifically, I think that the section print raw text is
> closest to what you're asking (although not necessarily
> to what you'll eventually want):
> 
> http://tgolden.sc.sabren.com/python/win32_how_do_i/print.html#win32print
> 
You might be interested in using PDFCreator to save paper during
your tests.  It is a windows printer driver that creates a PDF file:

     http://sourceforge.net/projects/pdfcreator/

--Scott David Daniels
Scott.Daniels at Acm.Org



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