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Call this member function to select a specific printer, and release the printer that was previously selected in the Print Dialog box.

void SelectPrinter( 
   HANDLE hDevNames, 
   HANDLE hDevMode, 
   BOOL bFreeOld = TRUE  


A handle to a DEVNAMES structure that identifies the driver, device, and output port names of a specific printer.


A handle to a DEVMODE structure that specifies information about the device initialization and environment of a printer.


Frees the previously-selected printer.

If both hDevMode and hDevNames are NULL, SelectPrinter uses the current default printer.

Header: afxwin.h