LPQUE print method

WTSupported in traditional Synergy on Windows
WNSupported in Synergy .NET on Windows



The PRINT_METHOD environment variable enables you to choose the print method when using the LPQUE statement.




When PRINT_METHOD=escape is set, data from files printed with the LPQUE statement goes directly to the printer, without Print Manager affecting the escape codes. The LPQUE statement uses printer driver default values, and any changes made to the driver are ignored.

Setting location

The environment or the [synergy], [dbr], or [myprog] section of synergy.ini (where myprog is any .dbr file). To be used by xfServer, PRINT_METHOD must be set in the Windows registry. Refer to Defining environment variables for xfServer services for information on setting environment variables in the Windows registry.

Used by

Runtime, xfServer.


If set in the synergy.ini file,