On 10/10/06, Bill <bubbzbill@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

From http://support.microsoft.com/kb/889660/en-us
"*Can I print a document using a /p command line switch? *

Printing documents using a command line */p* switch is not supported in
Microsoft Word or in Microsoft Word Viewer versions 97 and later

But, you may be able to skin this cat with OpenOffice.  According to
it's documentation you should be able to do what you want.  The website
is OpenOffice.org .  Documentation is here:


Microsoft is suggesting OO?!?!?
Oh, wait, the openoffice link is yours.  That would have been a hoot to see
in the
microsoft link.

Thanks for confirming what I thought I knew, that MS had that /p switch in
earlier versions of Word.  Must be that innovation streak in them to take it

I got my solution now.  But I will definitely keep your post for future


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