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I am using a command line to operate a print job in VB.
For code I use

VB
Dim appPath As String = "C:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader 10.0\Reader\AcroRd32.exe"
      Dim filepath As String = "pathToFile"
      Dim printerName As String = "\\PrintServer\name of the printer"
      Dim psi As New ProcessStartInfo(appPath, "/N " + "/T" + filepath + printerName)
      Process.Start(psi)


Usually this works great.
But sometimes it happens that a print job isn't printed.
I monitor every step of the process until my file gets printed.
My monitoring shows that everything is fine till I Run this process.
every file is send to the printer.
I don't get any errors if the file isn't printed.
Is there a way to check what is going wrong?

P.s. I can't use third party applications.

Thx in advance.
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Pradeep Shukla 23-Sep-13 16:19pm
   
I used a similar code in my project but did not face any such issue. Only thing that is different here is that I use only Adobe Reader 9.5. As Adobe has enabled document security from ver.10 onwards it prevents loading the document via this mechanism unless you modify the settings.
Tom Wauters 23-Sep-13 23:54pm
   
@Prdshukla
Thx for the reply.
V10.0 is what I use at home.
The application I have the problem with uses V9.0
When I debug it local I use V11.0.
I have noticed that + V10.0 is case sensitive
about what Filepath and printername concerns, but
with V11.0 It seems to work in the same mather.
I think it is a printerproblem, maybe a time out or something like
that. That's why I wanted to know how to catch those error's
I appriciate your reply anyway.

Tom

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