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Mapping a network printer using Python

grabbitmedia
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As a new programmer, I have been trying to gain a better knowledge of the Python programming language. I am currently working on a project that requires me to map a network printer; however, I am not sure how to do this.

I have been successful in mapping a drive to a network location, but have been unsuccessful in mapping a network printer to my computer.

Any tips, links, or code is greatly appreciated.

Thanks
Jan 3 '17 #1
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You would have to get that info from the operating system itself. On a Linux system you would parse the output from lshw, if "map" means find the network printer(s).
Jan 3 '17 #2

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