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PrintOut4 Method (IModelDocExtension)

Prints this document without displaying any dialogs or message boxes.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Sub PrintOut4( _
   ByVal Printer As System.String, _
   ByVal PrintFileName As System.String, _
   ByVal PrintSpecification As System.Object _
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDocExtension
Dim Printer As System.String
Dim PrintFileName As System.String
Dim PrintSpecification As System.Object
instance.PrintOut4(Printer, PrintFileName, PrintSpecification)
void PrintOut4( 
   System.string Printer,
   System.string PrintFileName,
   System.object PrintSpecification
void PrintOut4( 
&   System.String^ Printer,
&   System.String^ PrintFileName,
&   System.Object^ PrintSpecification


Name of the printer to which to print (see Remarks)
Name of file to which to print (see Remarks)
IPrintSpecification (see Remarks)



This method supports printing parts, assemblies, and both single and multisheet drawings.

Before calling this method:

  1. Call IModelDocExtension::GetPrintSpecification to get the IPrintSpecification object for this document.
  2. Set IPrintSpecification::PrintToFile to:
    • true to print to PrintFileName.
    • false to print to Printer.
  3. Set other properties on the IPrintSpecification object.
  4. Use the IPrintSpecification object to specify PrintSpecification.

If Printer, PrintFileName, and PrintSpecification are not specified, then this method prints to the default printer specified by IModelDoc2::Printer.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2015 FCS, Revision Number 23.0

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