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LocalPrintServer.ConnectToPrintQueue Method (String)

Connects to the print queue that is specified by using the String.

Namespace:  System.Printing
Assembly:  System.Printing (in System.Printing.dll)

public bool ConnectToPrintQueue(
	string printQueuePath


Type: System.String
The full path of the print queue that is being connected.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the connection is made; otherwise false.


A print queue with the specified path is not found.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.