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VeryPDF PDFPrint Command Line User Manual


VeryPDF PDFPrint Command Line can be used to print existing PDF documents to any printer device that is accessible through the Windows operating system. PDFPrint Command Line supports command line operation, it can be easily embedded into your applications and print PDF files quickly. VeryPDF PDFPrint Command Line does NOT need Adobe Acrobat or free Acrobat Reader software.

VeryPDF PDFPrint Command Line application can be called from within ASP, VB, VC, Delphi, BCB, Java, .NET and COM+ etc. program languages. It uses advanced techniques to allow efficient asynchronous multithreaded operations.

Evaluate PDFPrint with virtual printers
You can print to docPrint or docPrint PDF Driver virtual printers for test and debug purposes, save the papers.

C:\>pdfprint.exe
VeryPDF PDFPrint v2.0
Web: http://www.verypdf.com
Email: support@verypdf.com
Build: Jun 14 2007
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Description:
Print PDF files to physical printer.
Note:
1. Paper size can be selected either standard papers or user defined papers.
   Look at following page for the standard papers:
   http://www.verypdf.com/artprint/document-converter/index.htm
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Usage: pdfprint.exe [options] [Options] <PDF Files>
  -firstpage <int>   : first page to print, from 1 to max page
  -lastpage <int>    : last page to print, from 1 to max page
  -prompt            : prompt the user with the print dialog so they can
    change printer settings and/or select pages manually
  -printer <string>  : printer name to print
  -copies <int>      : copies to print
  -paper <string>    : paper size to printer
    pdf    : retrieve paper size from PDF file
    number : standard paper size
    others : user defined paper size, such as "612x792pt", "11x17in", "215.9x279.4mm", etc.
  -scalex <int> : X axis scale factors, default is 100
    100 : do not scale PDF page
      0 : scale the width of PDF page to fit the printer's paper size
     -1 : keep the minimum constant scaling in both paper width and height
  -scaley <int> : Y axis scale factors, default is 100
    100 : do not scale PDF page
      0 : scale the height of PDF page to fit the printer's paper size
     -1 : keep the minimum constant scaling in both paper width and height
  -pdforient <int>   : select the orientation of the show PDF page,
    0 : upright, default
    1 : upside down
    2 : left side down
    3 : right side down
  -orient <int>      : select the orientation of the printer paper,
    1 is portrait (default) and 2 is landscape
  -duplex <int>      : select duplex or double-sided printing for printers
    capable of duplex printing,
    1 : simplex
    2 : horizontal
    3 : vertical
  -color <int>       : switches between color and monochrome on color printers,
    1 : monochrome
    2 : color
  -xres <int>        : specify the printer x-resolution,
    -4    : high
    -3    : medium
    -2    : low
    -1    : draft
    number: the number of dots per inch (DPI) and is therefore device dependent
  -yres <int>        : specify the printer y-resolution, same as -xres
  -xoffset <int>     : specify a page offset in the horizontal axis
  -yoffset <int>     : specify a page offset in the vertical axis
  -collate <int>     : specify whether collation should be used when printing
    multiple copies, 0 is disable and 1 is enable
  -scale <int>       : specify the factor by which the printed output is to
    be scaled, The apparent page size is scaled from the physical page size
    by a factor of scale/100.
  -shell             : Call default PDF viewer to print PDF file
  -shell2            : Call default PDF viewer to print PDF file
  -shelltime <int>   : set timeout for shell printing
  -raster            : raster printing, convert PDF page to raster picture before printing
  -preproc           : preprocess PDF file before printing, useful for some damaged PDF files
  -printtofile <string>: save print spooling data to a disk file
  -mergeprintjobs    : combine all print jobs into one print job
  -listprinter       : list printers in system
  -listbins          : list bins/trays of a printer
  -chgbin <int>      : change bin/tray to printer
  -wtext <string>    : watermark on printed document
  -wtype <int>       : type of watermark
    0 : normal watermark
    1 : watermark on header
    2 : watermark on footer
  -wf <string>       : font name of watermark
  -wh <int>          : font height of watermark
  -ww <int>          : font width of watermark
  -wb                : specify bold font
  -wi                : specify an italic font
  -wu                : specify an underlined font
  -ws                : specify a strikeout font
  -wo <int>          : opacity of watermark, from 0 to 100
  -wa <int>          : angle of watermark
  -wc <string>       : color of watermark,
    FF0000: Red color
    00FF00: Green color
    0000FF: Blue color
    HexNum: Other colors
  -wx <int>          : X offset of watermark
  -wy <int>          : Y offset of watermark
  -$ <string>        : Input registration key
Example:
   pdfprint.exe -printer "PDFcamp Printer" -copies 3 -paper 9 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -printer "PDFcamp Printer" -paper "pdf" C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -printer "PDFcamp Printer" -paper "11x17in" C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -printer "PDFcamp Printer" -paper "215.9x279.4mm" C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -printer "PDFcamp Printer" -paper "612x792pt" C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -printer "docPrint" -paper "612x792pt" -orient 1 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -printer "docPrint" -paper "612x792pt" -orient 2 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -printer "docPrint" -paper "11x14in" -pdforient 3 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -printer "docPrint" -firstpage 1 -lastpage 1 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -prompt C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -scalex 50 -scaley 50 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -scalex 0 -scaley 0 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -scalex -1 -scaley -1 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -duplex 3 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -color 1 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -xres 600 -yres 600 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -xres -4 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -xoffset 200 -yoffset 200 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -scale 50 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -shell -shelltime 5000 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -raster C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -preproc C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -mergeprintjobs -copies 3 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -mergeprintjobs C:\*.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -mergeprintjobs C:\test*.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -mergeprintjobs C:\files.txt
   pdfprint.exe C:\files.txt
   pdfprint.exe -printtofile C:\out.pcl -printer "HP LaserJet 4550 PCL" C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -listprinter
   pdfprint.exe -listbins -printer "docPrint"
   pdfprint.exe -chgbin 15 -printer "docPrint" C:\input.pdf

Watermark options during printing:
   pdfprint.exe -wtext "Watermark" C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -wtext "Watermark" -wtype 1 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -wtext "Watermark" -wf "Arial" C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -wtext "Watermark" -wh 200 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -wtext "Watermark" -wb -wi -wu -ws C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -wtext "Watermark" -wo 80 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -wtext "Watermark" -wo 80 -wa 75 C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -wtext "Watermark" -wc "FF0000" C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -wtext "Watermark" -wc "00FF00" C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -wtext "Watermark" -wc "0000FF" C:\input.pdf
   pdfprint.exe -wtext "Watermark" -wx 100 -wy 100 C:\input.pdf

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Screen Shots:

Run "pdfprint.exe" command line in command line window,

pdfprint.exe -printer "docPrint" -firstpage 1 -lastpage 1 -wtext "Draft" -wo 50 -wa 45 -wf "Arial" -wc "0000FF" C:\test.pdf

You will see a print preview in the docPrint preview application,



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