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The exact cause of this problem is not known. The symptoms indicate that the Printer object loses font attribute information, such as font name or size.
Several methods have alleviated the problem during testing. To work around the problem, try one or more of the following:
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a bug in the Microsoft products listed at the beginning of this article. This bug has been fixed in Visual Studio 97 Service Pack 2.
For more information on the Visual Studio 97 Service Pack 2, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
194022For a list of the Visual Basic 5.0 bugs that were fixed in the Visual Studio 97 Service Pack 2, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/194022/EN-US/ )INFO: Visual Studio 97 Service Packs - What, Where, and Why
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/194295/EN-US/ )INFO: Visual Basic 5.0 Fixes in Visual Studio 97 Service Pack 2
Microsoft has received reports that documents print with a generic font, such as Courier, instead of desired fonts.
This problem has been reported under the following circumstances, but has not been consistently reproduced:
Article ID: 168744 - Last Review: January 16, 2015 - Revision: 2.1