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I need to log into a website and print multiple webpages in one PDF, then email that PDF to a user, at a specific time every day.

I've successfully scripted the login function and I can call the first url.

Can someone help me print that to PDFCreator, then open the second url, and append that to the original PDF?

Thanks!

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This is not the place to ask these types of questions, they should be in General Help & Support.

I also recommend you look in the Examples section, where there is plenty of PDF related scripts, etc.


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I apologize.  I'll move it the appropriate section.

I've been looking at examples, but haven't figured out a couple of steps yet.

Thanks for replying.

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#4 ·  Posted (edited)

did you try to use:

_IECreate(..

For .. to ...
_IENavigate(..
and now

Pdfcreator

 

and finally

_IEAction($oIE, "printdefault")

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ah, printdefault did the trick.

How do I give it a name and click save?

Thanks!

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#6 ·  Posted (edited)

You must set PDFCreator as default printer.
And using PDFCreator you can set exactly PDFFileFullPath 

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How do I give it a name and click save?

 

If you use "printdefault" then you can not expect to to any dialog appear - just print TO DEFAULT PRINTER

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