Printing is a process for reproducing text and image, typically with ink on paper, using a printer or a printing press.

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Automate Excel printing of timesheets from a list of names [on hold]

We print a couple of time-sheets for our employees every month. I would like to "automate" the whole process when printing new time sheets. I would like the final results to be as follows: Excel ...
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Importing 'Devices and Printers' from one server to another [migrated]

I have a windows server 2003 that is in the process of getting replaced. It has a long list of printers connected; I'm looking for some method of 'importing' the printers from the 2003 to my new ...
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Make a remote printer available as a local printer - Google Cloud Print or Remote Printing without Dialogue box

I want to send a print job to a remote printer in an office in another city. I can achieve this using Google Cloud Print. However, every time I print I have to select my printer from the Google Cloud ...
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Printing a document from remote location

I have the Print Server and Supported Printer at my Home Office. I want to print my job to my home office's network printer. Is it possible to print my print jobs to my home office's print server ...
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Motor not working on HP Laserjet 2300 (error 13.01.00)

I have an HP Laserjet 2300 printer and it suddenly stopped printing. Whenever I try to print something, it reports the error code "13.01.00" which normally means that there is a paper jam in one of ...
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Printing “£” on a Star TSP100 usb printer

I am using TSp100 USB printer but every time I try to print a British Pound sign (£) I get a funny ß character printed on the receipt instead when using the Star TSB100 USB Printer. I installed the ...
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When two users try to send data to a printer

I have printer server I all user that send print request to this server so I want to know the source of each request that comes to my server and by the way my server OS is Microsoft Windows 7. For ...
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Printer printing smaller images than actual size

I have an Epson PictureMate PM215 photo printer (a small printer). Whenever, I print an image using this printer it works just fine if I print using windows xp but when I print using windows 7 it ...
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universal print add-on for firefox won't print more than 1 tab

I used it in the past but it seems to lose the ability to print all open tabs. I'm using FF on mac I choose File --> print --> print all tabs a print dialog opens with only 1 page to print how ...
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Are off-brand toner cartridges dangerous for laser printers? [duplicate]

I've heard horror stories about off-brand inkjet cartridges, and I'm wondering if similar dangers apply to off-brand toner for laser printers. I've found online stores with good ratings on Google ...
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Web Page Crashes when Attempting to Print on Google Chrome

I am having an issue with both Google Chrome and Google Chrome Canary concerning printing. Every time I try to print a page, the web page crashes and I get the following error message: This has ...
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Different printing options for one network printer

We got a Canon MF6180dw multifunctional printer at the office. It is connected to the network through a LAN cable. Everything is working properly, but we don't want to change the printing options ...
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How do I get a number that increments for every document printed?

I would like a unique, increment, number on each document printed document. I need these numbers to start at, say, 83, for the first document. For bonus points, I plan on printing two A5 documents on ...
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HP Printer MFP M880 randomly prints blank pages

I have two of these HP Color Laserjet Flow M880 printers in my office network. One of these units wakes up at random intervals and prints one line of random gibberish followed by blank pages. This ...
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Maximum setlocal recursion level reached. Can't print more then 30 times?

I want to print a defined number of passwords to a file. The code I found on this site is made for 30 loops as I see and I want to print much more, say, 1000. After a few runs, I get this, error? ...
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Print multiple .bat generated passwords to a .txt file

after searching this site for "how to generate a password with CMD" I found some very useful examples. Then, I wanted to be able to print more then one password at a time (who would want to click all ...
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Printing to CutePDF from command line not working

I followed the instructions at Printing from Windows 7 command line even going as far as making CutePDF my default printer but nothing works. If I go the share route I get a message from dos saying ...
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How to prevent the last page of an odd number of pages to be printed upside down on letterpaper?

I have a problem with my HP LaserJet 500. When I print a single page on letterpaper (pre-printed with a logo in the top left) there are no problems, when printing an even amount of pages in duplex, no ...
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How do I edit the printing margins \ borders of a PDF, in Adobe Acrobat Pro or Soda PDF Pro, in order to print the PDF?

I'm running Windows 7 I have a PDF doc that is a 48 page users manual. I am wanting to print it, but 48 pages would be a waste. So I tried to combine 4 of the PDF pages onto one printed page. I am ...
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Why computer prints random characters if I print more than 5 pages?

Why computer prints random characters if I print more than 5 pages? Whenever I want to print a lot of pages, the printer prints the first 5 pages correctly, but them goes on a rampage an prints non ...
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Printing through VPN, 2 ubuntu installs, one behind firewall

I have a cubox running Ubuntu 14.04 and would like 2 Laserjet pro 1102w printers be connected to it (USB connection). The cubox is behind a not accessible router connected to the internet. From my ...
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Is DPI over 600 useful for text quality? [closed]

There are many cheap color laser printers. When it is color, the text quality should be worse than a similar monochrome laser printer. I need some color graphics, but my main need is high quality ...
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Alignment issues with desktop printer GC420d

I am having trouble with my desktop label printer model no: GC420d. When I need to print a label, I make sure to choose the following print settings: Choose correct Zebra printer Choose print size of ...
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Order print requests, group print requests

I have a following system in place One of 12 emails arrives between 5 and 7 am, in a random order Outlook rule picks up the email, and runs a VBA script that modifies, and prints parts of the some ...
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True vector PDF printing in Windows 7 possible?

I'm trying to print to a vector PDF in Windows 7, but every software printer I've tried rasterizes the file (PDFCreator, Bullzip, Windows XPS Printer...). I don't have this problem on OSX, which ...
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Linux printer proxy server

I have an old laser printer I found for $7 at a thrift store (Dell 3100). However, the drivers are not compatible with Windows 8.1, which my main PC runs. (I tried to install it anyways and it ...
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Dynamically set printer based on page size

I'm looking for the solution for my problem with two printers. One of them is thermal printer, and second one is laser. Is it possible to route documents (PDF) with smaller width to thermal printer ...
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MS Word MacroButton Printing Twice

I'm EXTREMELY new to VBA, and I have been trying to produce an MS Word document that has a few MacroButtons on it that print specific sections. The problem arises when I click them, and it prints two ...
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Adding custom paper size to printer driver

I am attempting to print on an OKI Microline 5520 dot matrix printer. I am trying to print on a custom sized form, however I cannot select any custom paper sizes in the printing preferences. I have ...
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Force a header to print onto each page of a print job in windows?

Is there a way through the printer settings, in Windows, such that each print job would have a header printed on each page?
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Printing double side paper from different document/file type

How do I print the first pages of two different documents on one double-sided sheet of paper? For example, the front side would come from a Word document and back side from a PDF. I am using a ...
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What and how often to print to prevent head blockages

It's fairly common knowledge that you need to use an inkjet printer every so often to ensure the heads do not block. My question is, what is every so often; Similarly, what should be printed, clearly ...
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Tiling double-sided A3 PDF onto A4 paper

I have a two page PDF document intended to be printed double-sided on A3 paper. I would like to print this on my A4 printer. In Adobe Reader there is an option to "Tile large pages": However as ...
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Show HTML document on screen as if it were printed

I have an email in html format. Somehow when it prints it shows a lot of blank space on top before the actual text begins. On the screen it is not like that. Is there a way to tell my browser to ...
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How do I print via email without explaining it to a multitude of users in a course of a month

Right now, If one wants to print, he needs to have the email address of the printer, but, if there are a lot of users coming and going, which is the case, distributing that email address, a hundred+- ...
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Printer Email Address Outlook 2010

I would like the email address to show when printing emails from Outlook 2010, is there any way to set this to default? Currently it only shows the persons First and last name.
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Send file in color to printer

I know how to send a file to a printer like this: print /d:\\%COMPUTERNAME%\printer file.bmp However this does not print in color. Is there any way to print in color using the command line (or a ...
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Windos 8.1 + Office 2013 + HP Printer => no print

My Os is Windows OEM 8.1. I installed Office 2013. And it used to work great. All of a sudden, I cannot print anymore from any office App. If I right click and start word "run as admin", then I can ...
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Creating 2 instances of the same printer in Windows 8

I have a Cannon printer connected to my network. Windows 8 found it and I'm printing wirelessly successfully. But I often switch between printing 1 page for paper sheet, and 2 pages per paper sheet. ...
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win7 64bit spoolsv uses 20% cpu and 6% network in idle

I have an older Brother HL-1435 laser printer connected via USB to my NAS (DNS-323) as a network printer. My laptop runs Win7 64bit. When the printer is installed, the cpu usage in idle is ~20% ...
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Unable to print from Photoshop 12.1 - wants to send printout to onenote

This is the first time I've tried printing from Photoshop 12.1. It wouldn't let me print unless I ran onenote one time. I had no idea what onenote was, so I went to the Adobe website and looked in ...
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How do I print 4 documents on one sheet with text in landscape orientation?

I want to print my document in the below format (4 pages in a sheet, with text written vertically) in Microsoft Word: I tried with the options in printing form of Microsoft Word, but it prints my ...
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How to print without background color [duplicate]

I am trying to print a PDF document (from Adobe Reader X (10.1.14). It has a lot of dark background color and I want to print it WITHOUT ANY color, including black. How do I do that? I am running ...
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Set printer preferences

I am writing a script setting up printers and drivers. One of the driver I install, contains a bug for old printers used with platforms further than Windows Vista. I need to update the preferences of ...
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Installing OKI ML 3320 on linux

I have an old 9-pin OKI ML 3320 dot-matrix printer and i can't get it to work properly with cups. When i send any document, the printer prints one line every ~13 seconds, often adding some random ...
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Where does cups-pdf store its temporary files?

I recently tried to save a rather large document using to a PDF using cups-pdf. Something appears to have gone wrong and it went on to produce several GB worth of data somewhere on my hard drive, ...
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Print 2 pages 10x30cm double on 2 duplex

I have a flyer with the format 10x29.7 cm. How do I have to format the pdf so I can print 2 times the frontpage on one side and 2 times the backside on the back? I have a cutter that will cut the ...
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Excel - precise positioning for printing

I have some data created in Excel 2010. I planned to use Excel as printing software but I need to print over already printed paper with precisely designated places on these paper form (instead ...
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How can I right-click an HTML link, choose “Print” and bypass the printer selection menu?

Is it possible in Windows 2008 R2 to be able to right click an HTML link (with IE as default, Chrome doesn't have the "Print" option on the right-click) and completely bypass the printer selection ...
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HP Photosmart doing borderless printing of PDF

I am trying to print a PDF document which contains table with borders but my printer is not printing any borders. I am using Mac with OSX 10.10 and my printer is HP photosmart 5520.I tried looking ...