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PrintServer.InstallPrintQueue Method (String, String, String[], String, PrintQueueAttributes)

Installs a print queue, and associated printer driver, on the print server.

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

public PrintQueue InstallPrintQueue(
	string printQueueName,
	string driverName,
	string[] portNames,
	string printProcessorName,
	PrintQueueAttributes printQueueAttributes


Type: System.String
The name of the new queue.
Type: System.String
The path and name of the printer driver.
Type: System.String[]
The IDs of the ports that the new queue uses.
Type: System.String
The name of the print processor.
Type: System.Printing.PrintQueueAttributes
The attributes, as flags, of the new queue.

Return Value

Type: System.Printing.PrintQueue
The newly created PrintQueue.

.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.