Options.PrintBackground Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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True if Microsoft Word prints in the background. Read/write Boolean.

expression .PrintBackground

expression An expression that returns an Options object.

This example sets Word to print documents in the background and then prints the active document.

Options.PrintBackground = True 

This example returns the current status of the Background printing option on the Print tab in the Options dialog box (Tools menu).

temp = Options.PrintBackground