is it possible to print a word document directly from the document libary? This must be done witout opening word on the local machine.

Is it only possible wit a custom ribbon with JavaScript in it?


In order to print a Word document, Word must be opened one way or the other. Maybe not exactly what you are looking for, but you can open the document library in Explorer, then right-click the Word document(s) and select Print from the context menu. This will open Word, perform the print operation (to the default printer) and close Word again.

  • yes your are right, that is not exactly for what I looking for. So if I have Office Web Apps installed. Do you think that it is possible to perform a automation that the document will be opened in the browser and after that it will perform a click on print? – Sascha Jan 21 '13 at 9:55

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