[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Counting Printed pages

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From: "J. Smith" <jsmithxx@...>
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2003 07:37:25 -0400
Have you looked (or tried) the functions in pGPro (Program generator) in the
Print Util.FLTR....namely: FN getCopies and FN getLastPage ???

J Smith

> From: Barrie <barrie@...>
> Reply-To: futurebasic@...
> Date: Mon, 25 Aug 2003 22:30:45 -0400
> To: <futurebasic@...>
> Subject: Re: [FB] Counting Printed pages
>>> on 8/24/03 8:22 PM, Barrie at barrie@... wrote:
>>>> I get the correct page count when I enter
>>>> numbers in the from / to boxes but I get 32000 when I don't enter any
>>>> numbers in the boxes. I'm trying to get the number of pages spooled. I
>>>> deleted the #if carbonLib because I'm not using carbon.
>>> Barrie,
>>> Unfortunately, in this particular case, I know how many pages there are from
>>> my own numbers.   I am measuring the page height and running a loop that
>>> ejects the page when I have filled one, puts up a new header, and continues
>>> until all info it printed.   I don't know if this helps.
>> Thanks for the info. I am putting page numbers in the footer OK but I want
>> to add the total number on each page like this: page 1 of 12. Page 2 of 12.
>> etc. On closing the Print dialog, the number of spooled pages shows up in a
>> splash window. It is the spooled quantity that I would like to get.
>> Thanks
>> Barrie 
> Shall I give up hoping for an answer? To recap. Is there any way to get the
> number of spooled pages after closing the print dialog? ....... apart from
> watching the spool splash screen.
> Barrie
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