Plate.InkName Property (Publisher)
Returns a PbInkName constant that represents the name of the ink to be printed using this plate. Read-only.
expression A variable that represents a Plate object.
The InkName property value can be one of the ** PbInkName** constants declared in the Microsoft Publisher type library.
Use the FindPlateByInkName method of the PrintablePlates collection to return a specific plate by referencing its ink name.
The following example returns a list of the printable plates currently in the collection for the active publication. The example assumes that separations have been specified as the active publication's print mode.
Sub ListPrintablePlates() Dim pplTemp As PrintablePlates Dim pplLoop As PrintablePlate Set pplTemp = ActiveDocument.AdvancedPrintOptions.PrintablePlates Debug.Print "There are " & pplTemp.Count & " printable plates in this publication." For Each pplLoop In pplTemp With pplLoop Debug.Print "Printable Plate Name: " & .Name Debug.Print "Index: " & .Index Debug.Print "Ink Name: " & .InkName Debug.Print "Plate Angle: " & .Angle Debug.Print "Plate Frequency: " & .Frequency Debug.Print "Print Plate?: " & .PrintPlate End With Next pplLoop End Sub