Print you PDF silently using C#; Author: ; Updated: 14 Mar ; we’ll use the suite of software Ghost Script developed by Artifex and. 2) using gsprint, a executable that comes with Ghostview (the GUI for GhostScript ) and who’s able to send PS and PDF files to any printer that. or uninstaller silently, /D sets the default installation directory (It must be . To print to a specified queue, use -sOutputFile=\\spool\NullLPT1.

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Also see the documentation on fonts. Installing Ghostscript on Unix Ghostscript uses the common configure, build and install method common to many modern software packages. Some of these methods eilent easier to set up than this one, and some are more flexible. After you complete the setup, the method is entirely automatic and needs no intervention from the user.

The “soft font” remains on your computer’s hard disk until you print; the “graphics” version is ghosscript in the WP.

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Application Does not exit Member Nov WordPerfect for DOS 6. We could of course change the default printer but that wouldn’t be thread safe.

This method uses the mswinpr2 Ghostscript “device” a driver that sends output to your printerwhich is extremely slow; I recommend that after you have set it up and made it work, you might want to follow the alternate method described on a separate page. Using the standard Windows library search method: So far everything else seems to be working for my simple needs.

Fire SentToPrinter ; how to use this silent hgostscript in windows Service. Thanks a lot for your response. There were no problems using several threads and memory usage seemed to be acceptable. When your printer works with Windows applications, return to this page. After a few seconds up to a minute under Windows or XPthe document should print from your printer. If you experience error messages or other problems, although the document eventually prints, use prlnt alternate method discussed below.


Only absolute paths are supported. For euro-enabled Type 1 soft fonts, see this site’s euro page. For euro-enabled soft Type 1 soft fonts, see this site’s euro page.

All pages will be printed from the default input tray which is defined by the Windows driver for your printer. I could still launch the application using System.

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sileny With either version, the directory in the pathname in green C: The per-platform descriptions that follow tell you where to install these files. To accomplish our task, we need to send the required paramaters to gsprint. Background In this solution, we’ll use the suite of software Ghost Script developed by Artifex and Ghostgum a graphical interface for GhostScript. Or even worse, flashing when printing multiple files in rapid succession, as Adobe keeps opening and closing every PDF file you send.

By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policy gghostscript, and our Terms of Service. Email required Address never made public. I can open the PDF file first and print from the main window, but still empty silnt.

I did notice that the executable name changed slightly so I had to remove a space. Do you know if I address a printer with an IP Address or just with the printer name as shown here? The problem with using Ghostscript was processing time and the size of the spooling file sent to the printer.

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The printer name must be supplied exactly as written in the standard Windows print dialog. Copy and copy your PDF into that queue as if it were a simple file share. NET compatible but not much more. Is there a command switch that will let me prknt silently? Thanks for the article. Using the code To accomplish our task, we need to send the required paramaters to gsprint. I was asked to create some software to handle printing of PDF documents and after scouring the Internet for several hours I realized that this wasn’t as easy as I had initially though.


Posted by lorretadt on May 3, Silrnt to open the.

Remember ghoxtscript add a space before to the left of this string, and be extremely careful when typing the string itself: If nothing prints, then stop and install the software that came with ailent printer. A side benefit of this method is that WordPerfect now treats your low-cost inkjet printer as if it were a high-powered color PostScript printer.

Silent Print Using C. Ghostscript may display an apparently meaningless error message before or after printing your document; if this occurs, you may want to experiment with the alternate method discussed below, which should produce faster results and avoid error messages; ghosstscript you use the alternate method, add the shortcut created by that method to your Start Menu after the alternate method is fully installed.

But any of these drivers should give acceptable results with any printer. Start gsProcessInfo ; gsProcess. In the PrintFile Settings dialog, under General, add a checkmark next to “Enable spooler function,” and remove the checkmark if any next to “Show printer selection dialog.