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Document.AdvancedPrintOptions Property

Office 2007
Returns an AdvancedPrintOptions object that represents the advanced print settings for a publication. Read-only.



expression   A variable that represents a Document object.

Return Value


The properties of the AdvancedPrintOptions object correspond to the options in the Advanced Print Settings dialog box.


The following example tests to determine if the active publication has been set to print as separations. If it has, it is set to print only plates for the inks actually used in the publication, and to not print plates for any pages where a color is not used.

Visual Basic for Applications
Sub PrintOnlyInksUsed
	With ActiveDocument.AdvancedPrintOptions
		If .PrintMode = pbPrintModeSeparations Then
			.InksToPrint = pbInksToPrintUsed
			.PrintBlankPlates = False
		End If
	End With
End Sub