how to pause a process

This is a discussion on how to pause a process within the Windows Programming forums, part of the Platform Specific Boards category; im working on a printing queue.i cant find out the way of pausing a document in the print list.i would ...

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    Question how to pause a process

    im working on a printing queue.i cant find out the way of pausing a document in the print list.i would be really greatfull if someone can help me with this

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    I'm guessing you want to do this in windows, so moved to the correct forum.
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    I'm sorry, I'm a bit confused: which do you want to do, pause a printing queue or a process?

    Also, is this a "pause" caused by the user, or a pause to wait for the printer to catch up with the printing? Or some other pause?

    There are many ways to make something pause, but the correct usage requires understanding of what the actual purpose is.

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    Assuming that you're working with the spooler api... SetPrinter

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