Printing from Micrsoft Visual C++ (from DOS)

  1. Run your program. You will automatically be in the output window.
     
  2. When in the output window (the black one), click once on the "MS-DOS" symbol in the upper left-hand corner of the menu bar. You will get a pull-down menu.
     
  3. Under the sub-menu "Edit" select "Mark".
     
  4. The cursor will blink on the upper left-hand corner of the window. "Click" and "drag" to select the text you want to print.
     
  5. Hit the "enter" key (Enter).  (or go back to Edit, and select "Copy")
     
  6. Start Wordpad.  (or the text editor of your choice)
    (Start->Programs->Accessories->Wordpad)
     
  7. Inside Wordpad, use the Paste command.
    (Edit->Paste or <Ctrl>-V)
     
  8. Print from within Wordpad.
    (File->Print)