Type Property


Returns the names of all available printers.


class var printerNames: [String] { get }

Return Value

An array of NSString objects, each of which contains the name of an available printer.


The user constructs the list of available printers when adding a printer in the Print panel or setting up printers in the Print & Scan preferences pane.

See Also

Getting General Printer Information

class var printerTypes: [NSPrinter.TypeName]

Returns descriptions of the makes and models of all available printers.