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Printer as another user

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Hi! I want to run an exe file as a user (with runas) and view the printers installed for another user. How can I do it???

Thanks!

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Hi.

Welcome to the forum.

What Windows Version are you talking about?

google: printui.dll, e.g. this MS Technet explanation.

iirc there is some example code for listing all installed printers here in the forum. Use google to search the forum ;)

Regards, Rudi.


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See helpfile for RunAs or RunAsWait function

and for see the default printer try :

ConsoleWrite ( "DefaultPrinter : " & _GetDefaultPrinter() & @Crlf )

Func _GetDefaultPrinter()
    Local $a_iCall = DllCall("winspool.drv", "int", "GetDefaultPrinterW", "wstr", "", "dword*", 0)
    If @error Or $a_iCall[0] Then Return SetError(1, 0, "")
    Local $iBufferSize = $a_iCall[2]
    $a_iCall = DllCall("winspool.drv", "int", "GetDefaultPrinterW", "wstr", "", "dword*", $iBufferSize)
    If @error Or Not $a_iCall[0] Then Return SetError(1, 0, "")
    Return SetError(0, 0, $a_iCall[1])
EndFunc   ;==>_GetDefaultPrinter

AutoIt 3.3.14.2 X86 - SciTE 3.6.0WIN 8.1 X64 - Other Example Scripts

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