Description

Adds a network printer to the computer. Only printers on Windows networks are supported

 

Syntax

Net_AddPrinter(sPrinterShare, s9xPrinterDriver, bSetAsDefault) As Boolean

 

Parameters

sPrinterShare (String)

UNC path to the network printer

s9xPrinterDriver (String)

Printer driver name (only Windows 9x and ME)

bSetAsDefault (Boolean)

Set this printer as default printer


Example

'Add a printer
If bStatus Then bStatus = Net_AddPrinter("\\CAPAINSTALLER\PRINTERSHARE", "", True)

'Add a printer in Windows 9x/ME
If bStatus Then bStatus = Net_AddPrinter("\\CAPAINSTALLER\PRINTERSHARE", "HP DeskJet 1200N", False)

Scripting Guidelines

 

Related functions

Net_SetDefaultPrinter Net_DeletePrinter Net_EnumPrinters Net_EnumPrinterPaths