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What I need is to install a virtual "printer" device that will print a document sent to it using another printer in the system (specified in the settings).

There are a many virtual printers available to create PDF files but I couldn't find any that would be able to print the composed PDF (with another printer) automatically (without opening it in a PDF reader application) and remove the PDF file after this.

Do you happen to know about such a piece of software?

Extra functionality does not matter. The reason I need this is incompatibility of my actual printer driver with a particular use case (while virtual PDF printers work just fine in the same) and inapplicability of other solutions.

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I am not sure whether or not there is already a solution to this but if not it is still possibly. I have used some called bullzip and that creates a PDF and saves it to a folder. You can set it so it has a predefined filename and folder. You can then create a fairly simple program (and run it in the background as a service) that can listen to a particular folder for pdf files and if one appears in there print it. If nobody else knows of a program that does this automatically maybe this would be the way to go. – Richard Powell Aug 21 '13 at 15:11
Nice idea, @RichardPowell. I actually use Bullzip PDF printer too. I consider it among the best of its kind and it's free. – Ivan Aug 21 '13 at 19:39
Ivan, do you actually have adobe reader installed? – Richard Powell Aug 22 '13 at 14:16
Of course I do, @RichardPowell. Do you know a single Windows user who doesn't? :-) – Ivan Oct 28 '13 at 19:53
I don't have it installed. I use foxit reader :P – Richard Powell Oct 29 '13 at 9:17

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