Server 2009

Automate Printing with Word

Example code is for an older version of Server, newer code is available.
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<!-- ActivePDF Server 2009 -->
<!-- Example generated 09/21/19  -->

<%
Dim strPath, intStartPrinting, intWait

strPath = Server.MapPath(".") & "\"

' Instantiate Object
Set oSVR = Server.CreateObject("APServer.Object")

' Path and filename of output
oSVR.OutputDirectory = strPath
oSVR.NewDocumentName = "Output.pdf"

' Start the print job
intStartPrinting = oSVR.StartPrinting()
If intStartPrinting <> 0 Then
  ErrorHandler "StartPrinting", intStartPrinting
End If

' Automate Word to print a document to Server
Set objWord = Server.CreateObject("Word.Application")
objWord.DisplayAlerts = False
Set objDoc = objWord.Documents.Open((strPath & "Word.doc"), False, True)
Set objWordDialog = objWord.Dialogs(97)
objWordDialog.Printer = oSVR.NewPrinterName
objWordDialog.DoNotSetAsSysDefault = 1
objWordDialog.Execute
objDoc.PrintOut False
objDoc.Close False
objWord.Quit False
Set objWordDialog = Nothing
Set objDoc = Nothing
Set objWord = Nothing

' Wait(seconds) for job to complete
intWait = oSVR.Wait(30)
If intWait <> 0 Then
  ErrorHandler "Wait", intWait
End If

' Release Object
Set oSVR = Nothing

' Process Complete
Response.Write "Done!"

' Error Handling
Sub ErrorHandler(method, outputCode)
  Response.Write("Error in " & method & ": " & outputCode)
End Sub
%>

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