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"PDF File Save As" dialog box

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Currently I create PDF files by bringing up the Print dialog box, select Adobe PDF printer, then provide the file name and process.

Simplified code:

Send("^p") ; bring up Print dialog box

Send("a") ; selects add printer

Send("a") ; second select to get Adobe PDF

Send("{ENTER}") ; bring up Adobe PDF dialgog box

provide file name and process

Is there a direct/simpler way to bring up the Adobe PDF Save As dialog box via code or .dll

This works fine but would like to cut down the steps.

Any help is appreciated

BTW: I have tried the FileSaveDialog command.

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If this is just a program for yourself you may be able to change/create a hotkey for it. Than again I don't know what program your using so I have no idea how to help you. (hint hint)


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If this is just a program for yourself you may be able to change/create a hotkey for it. Than again I don't know what program your using so I have no idea how to help you. (hint hint)

The application monitors multiple mailboxes a day. Upon receipt of a html formatted email the email is printed and saved as a PDF file. Then the email is scanned for URLs and each URL is launched and this information is printed and saved as a PDF file. The process is automated and I provided simple code as an example. All is unattended, PDF file names are generated from email subject lines with appended info.

Bottome line. Example is simplified, between the send keys are routines to wait for Windows activation for Print/PDF Save As diallog boxes. Just want to have an automated PDF saving process that is a little more compact.

Thanks for the response.

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