Meridian 2010

UniqueInputPrefix

Example code is for an older version of Meridian, newer code is available.
<?php
// Copyright (c) 2019 ActivePDF, Inc.
// ActivePDF Meridian 2010
// Example generated 07/17/19 
?>

<?php
// Get current path
$strPath = dirname(__FILE__) . "\\";

// Instantiate Object
$oMER = new COM("APMeridian.Object");

// Specify the IP address and Port to use to reach the Meridian Server
$oMER->StartRemoteClient("192.168.1.100", 58585);

// Must use either SetUniuqeInput or SetProcessAndThread
// Call SetUniqueInput with the full path to the input
// it is best to use a unique filename to avoid potential
// name collisions, if the filename is unique set the second
// parameter to true
$oMER->SetUniqueInput($strPath . "Word.doc", true);

// Here we are using SetUniqueInput, as the print job is
// from Microsoft Word, Word will add 'Microsoft Word - '
// to the print job so we need to let meridian know using
// UniqueInputPrefix
$oMER->UniqueInputPrefix = "Microsoft Word - ";

// Path and filename of the created PDF
$oMER->OutputDirectory = $strPath;
$oMER->NewDocumentName = "Word.pdf";

// Set the ModelPrinter to the remote Meridian printer
// This printer must be added locally to the remote system
$oMER->ModelPrinter = "\\192.168.1.100\Meridian";

// Prepare to start the printing process
$intStartPrinting = $oMER->StartPrinting();
if ($intStartPrinting != 0) {
  Error("StartPrinting", $intStartPrinting);
}

// Automate Word to print a document to Meridian


// End the printing process
$oMER->StopPrinting();

// Wait(seconds) for job to complete
$intWait = $oMER->Wait(30);
if ($intWait != 0) {
  Error("Wait", $intWait);
}

// Release Object
$oMER = null;

// Process Complete
echo "Done!";

// Error Handling
function Error($method, $outputCode) {
  echo "Error in " . $method . ": " . $outputCode;
}
?>

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