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image\rwnprg32.gif WaitForPrinterString method


Syntax object.WaitForPrinterString StatusString, Timeout



Begins a wait that is satisfied when the specified string is sent to the printer. The procedure stops until the wait is satisfied or expires.


StatusString Argument type: String
Specifies the string that will terminate the wait. Matches are case-sensitive. This statement waits for an event that occurs when the string "How are you?" is sent to the printer with a three minute timeout.

       .WaitForPrinterString "How are you?", "00:03:00"

Timeout Argument type: String
Specifies an interval of time in HH:MM:SS format. If this interval elapses before the specified event occurs, an error occurs.



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