how to create a virtual printer RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi all,


    I would like to know how to create a virtual printer.  I want to create a new virtual printer that in displayed as a printer in all other applications and be used like an actual printer.  Can anybody lead me in the right direction???



    Thursday, September 7, 2006 8:22 PM

All replies

  • That sounds like you want to create some form of windows device driver (of sorts) if your going to be using in all other applications.

    I would say you would be better looking for an existing driver rather than creating your own - I've seen stuff like this before with Office and Postscript drivers but from what I've read venturing into writing drivers in not something that is easy and to be takern lightly.


    Thursday, September 7, 2006 11:16 PM
  • Do you know where I could get a driver for what I need to do?


    Friday, September 8, 2006 6:39 PM
  • hi,
    i need to write a virtual printer for a new application ... so... where to find some hinds (and do not write "search google" - i did)...

    thanks alot
    Thursday, July 26, 2007 6:41 AM
  • Did anyone find out how to create an virtual printer?
    Tuesday, December 30, 2008 3:54 PM