8 Nov gsprint tool (from gsview). Contribute to /gsprint development by creating an account on GitHub. 10 Jun I thought I would share a “quick and dirty” solution that I found for printing PDFs using from the free GhostScript/GSView toolset. 26 Nov Ghostview also provides the command “GSPRINT” that will run ghostscript automatically to print a Postscript file on a generic Windows printer.

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Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: This results in a serie of files being printed in the wrong order allthough you have sent them in the right order to the Adobe process.

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So, how about 3th party tools? Well, I looked into them, and in the background all they do is approaching Adobe Gdprint as a process and perform the same actions as I described above, with the same disadvantages as result.

So going this will not allow you the print files in a silent way. Config file options must be one per line.

NET code, the only workable approaches where: The second drawback when using Adobe is the fact that when files need to be printed gpsrint quickly in a certain order, Adobe decides by itself the order of files it sends to the printer by creating his own queue or so it looks like anyway.


However, gsprint has no support for margin control, and will not gspriint fit you PDF to your used paper size. So this result in having Adobe showing up in the foreground when printing files.

Beware that gspriht should be approached through the commandline and will not automatically print the file in the correct orientation portrait or landscape. The mswinpr2 driver which I wrote is very slow.

After some more roaming on the internet, in search of a solution to my problem, I stumbled upon gsprint.

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Notify me of new comments via email. Hello This is an excellent article you have pasted here which ended my year long search for a faster method of printing bulk PDF files. This however, proved me quite some issues.

I even get the following error output which shows the Requested Printer as being one of the available printers!! Post as a guest Name. These are obtained from the printer driver. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Also, if I am reading correctly, this method will only work if your client also has gsprint installed? It worked out quite well for me, as I no longer have annoying Adobe popups, and can rest asure my print order will be kept the way I send it down the pipeline….

I have old media for ghostscript and have been using the gsprint utility for years to silently print pdf files to a print queue for a physical printer. Print double sided Also, if I am reading correctly, this method will only work if your client also has gsprint installed?


I copied the TrueType font file to the C: To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Error sending files to printer.

This site uses cookies. Kindly let me know if this can be resolved Thanks in Advance. This is equivalent to -noquery and -noprinter.

However I am still facing one issue. The new solution is to be just a small windows script. So, time to look for another solution! Using Ghostscript alone you can print using a number of inbuilt printer drivers for specific printers e. The filename to print must be the last option. Fire SentToPrinter ; how to use this silent printing in windows Service. Categories Development 1 Printing 1 Uncategorized 1.

Thanks very much for the succinct, easy code. So adding additional fonts have to be done manually.

Can you past an example using de UseGSPrint routine? However when I searched for the file gsprint. Thanks for the article.

GSPRINT – Ghostscript print to Windows printer

There is an option like AutoSize? Hello, just wondering if this will do the following things: GSView 5 can still be downloaded from Ghostgum though whether it still works is a different question. Do you know if I address a printer with an IP Address or just with the gprint name as shown here?