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Printer.PrinterNames

Queries printer names.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Printer 6.5 No Yes No No No

MBS( "Printer.PrinterNames" )

Parameters

none

Result

Returns list or error.

Description

Queries printer names.
The plugin will store the printer names it sees in the dialog, so you can later query them.
This value is only available after Printer.Print run or Printer.SetPrinter.

Examples

Query formats:

# we run Print dialog
# as there is no printer or paper format with ?, this will not change it
# and 2 means cancel
#
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("Printer.Print"; "?"; 2; ""; "?")]
#
Pause/Resume Script [Duration (seconds): 2]
#
Set Field [Printer Dialog::PaperFormats; MBS( "Printer.PaperFormats" )]
Set Field [Printer Dialog::Printers; MBS( "Printer.PrinterNames" )]
Set Field [Printer Dialog::PaperSources; MBS( "Printer.PaperSources" )]

See also

Example Databases


Printer.PrinterName   -   Printer.SetPrinter

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