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    Print PDF from Word (Word 2000 SR-1)

    Using Word 2000 SR-1 and Acrobat Reader 4.0 I would like to be able to print:
    page 1
    pdf 1
    pdf 2
    page 2
    page 3

    in that order.

    Is this possible? If so, could someone tell me how. I'm not good at all with macros and the like, but I'm always game to try anything! [img]/forums/images/smilies/smile.gif[/img]

    If it's not possible to do it that way, can a macro be created so that you print each page as a document?


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    Re: Print PDF from Word (Word 2000 SR-1)

    Either on this board or on the VB/VBA board, there have been some threads about printing PDFs from the command line. I think it involves starting the reader with a specific "switch" like /p or something. That, plus the Shell or "new process" API commands, would be the part of the puzzle that would allow you to automate the printing of PDF files from a macro in Word. The part about printing Word pages is straightforward enough. That leaves the question of how the macro is going to know the paths to the PDF files?

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