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CUPS.GetPrinterName

Queries the name of this printer.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
CUPS 2.5 Yes No Yes, macOS only No No

Deprecated

This function was deprecated. Use CUPS.GetPrintersAsJSON instead.

MBS( "CUPS.GetPrinterName"; index )   More

Parameters

Parameter Description Example
index Index of the printer. Value is between 0 and CUPS.GetPrinterCount-1. 0

Result

The name of the printer.

Description

Queries the name of this printer.
Please consider using CUPS.GetPrintersAsJSON instead to query all printers with details.

Examples

Get name of 3rd printer:

MBS( "CUPS.GetPrinterName"; 2 )

See also

Example Databases

Release notes

  • Version 10.5
    • Deprecated CUPS.GetPrinterCount, CUPS.GetPrinterDefault and CUPS.GetPrinterName functions.

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 5th October 2020


CUPS.GetPrinterDefault   -   CUPS.GetPrintersAsJSON

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