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Hello, someone can help me in this problem?

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I need to write a script that process a list of printers from the folder "Printers and Fax" of windows XP.

there is an autoit function that allows to obtain a list of names of defined printers of windows?

thanks

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http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/dd162692%28v=vs.85%29.aspx

This function will list all the installed printers. Requires an understanding of C/C++ programming to use though.

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I use this, personally. Most of my printers are network, but I believe it captures local as well:

$wbemFlagReturnImmediately = "&h10"
$wbemFlagForwardOnly = "&h20"

$WMI = ObjGet("winmgmts:\\" & @ComputerName & "\root\CIMV2")
$aItems = $WMI.ExecQuery("SELECT * FROM Win32_Printer", "WQL", $wbemFlagReturnImmediately + $wbemFlagForwardOnly)

For $printer in $aItems
 MsgBox(0, "Printers", $printer.Name)
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