Functions and objects in the namespace are provided for use by the tools for upgrading from Visual Basic 6.
0 to Visual Basic. In most cases, these functions and objects duplicate functionality that you can find in other Jan 03, 2007 In my visual basic 6 application, i am using datareport, its width is larger then the paper size, so i need to change printer orientation to landscape. I am working on windows 2000 professional and printer is on network using with windows xp pc.
The Visual Basic printer object greatly simplifies sending output to a printer. The following is a very simple example of creating a PDF and specifying the output file name. All you need to do is learn to create a VB6 printer object. Step 1 Launch VB6 and doubleclick Standard Exe to create a new project and add a form to the form editor.
Oct 30, 2008 Describes if you programmatically change properties of the Application. Printer object, Printer properties not inherited by objects that use the default printer. Content provided by Microsoft. 'Set the default printer's orientation The same application has been updated for the past 6 years with new data and a few enhancements.
I stepped through the program in debug mode on my XP system and it errored on the line of code for the printer object to change the orientation. Printer Setup for the vb6 Printer Object without using comdlg32. ocx. I would like to be able to include a printer setup option in vb6 that will allow changing the Printer, Orientation, Paper Size etc. The Printer object is still supported for legacy code, available in the namespace. It however requires the New keyword to create an instance of it.
Be careful investing a lot of time and energy in VB6, it is in all respects a badly outdated language. Jul 02, 2008 How would I go about writing code to print a visual basic form.
I am working with VB net. I had code that worked in VB6 but printer objects are not supported in Vb