PRINTER_INFO_6 structure

The PRINTER_INFO_6 specifies the status value of a printer.

Syntax

typedef struct _PRINTER_INFO_6 {
  DWORD dwStatus;
} PRINTER_INFO_6, *PPRINTER_INFO_6;

Members

dwStatus

The printer status. This member can be any reasonable combination of the following values.

Value Meaning
PRINTER_STATUS_BUSY The printer is busy.
PRINTER_STATUS_DOOR_OPEN The printer door is open.
PRINTER_STATUS_ERROR Not used.
PRINTER_STATUS_INITIALIZING The printer is initializing.
PRINTER_STATUS_IO_ACTIVE The printer is in an active input/output state
PRINTER_STATUS_MANUAL_FEED The printer is in a manual feed state.
PRINTER_STATUS_NO_TONER The printer is out of toner.
PRINTER_STATUS_NOT_AVAILABLE The printer is not available for printing.
PRINTER_STATUS_OFFLINE The printer is offline.
PRINTER_STATUS_OUT_OF_MEMORY The printer has run out of memory.
PRINTER_STATUS_OUTPUT_BIN_FULL The printer's output bin is full.
PRINTER_STATUS_PAGE_PUNT The printer cannot print the current page.
PRINTER_STATUS_PAPER_JAM Paper is jammed in the printer
PRINTER_STATUS_PAPER_OUT The printer is out of paper.
PRINTER_STATUS_PAPER_PROBLEM The printer has a paper problem.
PRINTER_STATUS_PAUSED The printer is paused.
PRINTER_STATUS_PENDING_DELETION The printer is pending deletion as a result of a call to the DeletePrinter function.
PRINTER_STATUS_POWER_SAVE The printer is in power save mode.
PRINTER_STATUS_PRINTING The printer is printing.
PRINTER_STATUS_PROCESSING The printer is processing a command from the SetPrinter function.
PRINTER_STATUS_SERVER_UNKNOWN The printer status is unknown.
PRINTER_STATUS_TONER_LOW The printer is low on toner.
PRINTER_STATUS_USER_INTERVENTION The printer has an error that requires the user to do something.
PRINTER_STATUS_WAITING The printer is waiting.
PRINTER_STATUS_WARMING_UP The printer is warming up.

Requirements

Minimum supported client
Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server
Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]
Header
Winspool.h (include Windows.h)
Unicode and ANSI names
_PRINTER_INFO_6W (Unicode) and _PRINTER_INFO_6A (ANSI)

See also

Printing

Print Spooler API Structures

SetPrinter

PRINTER_INFO_1

PRINTER_INFO_2

PRINTER_INFO_3

PRINTER_INFO_4

PRINTER_INFO_5