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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Why do printers (e.g. Epson R3000) need to switch between black inks instead of using them in parallel?

The Epson R3000 has cartridges for both Photo Black and Matte Black. Both cartridges are physically in the printer at the same time, but if you want to switch from using one to the other, you need to ...
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Script/Macro to print 1st page of 1000 pdf to same printer

I have a folder with 100+ PDF documents each of varying number of pages. I need to print the first page of each document to a printer which adds a VAT code to the document (kind of like an ...
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“Print all” option causes unwanted cropping of .tiff files

I am printing multiple attachments using the "print all" option and .TIFF files are not printing fully, the edges are cut off. How do I prevent the "print all" option from doing this?
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Changing the number in Excel each time I print (and for a range)

Basically I want to add an addittional input box for range printing. Change the code from this thread: Changing the number in Excel each time I print to include another input box to determine the ...
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Changing the number in Excel each time I print

hello i have an invoice in exel sheet i want to print 100 pages and i want the invoice number start from 1 to 100 so each paper will have different invoice number ! i don't know is it's possible?
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HP Photosmart C310a wireless will not print photo files! Docx ok. Win7 OS

After moving and getting a new ISP, my wireless HP Photosmart C310a will not print photo files. Does not even put them into the print queue. Prints docx, txt, pdf, etc., just fine. What's up with ...
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What does the “Apply” button do on Windows print dialogs?

This has been bugging me for a long time: All standard Windows print dialogs have an Apply button next to OK and Cancel. What does it do? Sometimes it seems the application remembers preferences set, ...
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Centre Page Contents For Single Side Home Printing

I am recently working on an InDesign template, however when I export the template as PDF the contents of the page reach to the far left of the page. I want to leave some gap on the left side , center ...
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Windows 8 printer settings missing

I'm using an Epson Stylus SX600FW printer via WLAN on Windows 8.1. On Windows XP I used to have a lot of options in the printer settings, which looked like this: For example I could choose to print ...
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Network printer prints gibberish

Throughout the day my network printer spits out a page that has a single line of characters at the top of the page. I used the navigator on the printer to pull up the print history and for all the ...
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Epson SureColor F7070 & Wasatch 7.0 Issues — Large Format Printer Only Printing a Few Inches, then “Media Out”

I work for a small business. We had an emergency and one of the only employees who knows how to do this is out. What: We have an Epson SureColor F7070 printer and Wasatch Version 7.0. We're printing ...
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How do I print a single PowerPoint slide as a poster?

I have a single PowerPoint slide and I want to print it as a poster (2ft by 3ft). I do not have a "Print as Poster" option in File/Print. I would like to print the slide on multiple pages and then ...
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Printer Properties Dialog is not showing in MS-Word 2010

In Microsoft Word 2010, I can't open the printer properties dialog. When I hit Ctrl+P, the print dialog is opened. When I try to click on "Properties" beneath the printer, nothing happens. Any ideas? ...
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Is it possible to print multiple pages of a draft in Office 365 OWA?

I have a group of users that regularly print drafts of messages in Microsoft's latest version of OWA (Kiosk licenses), but they currently can only do so by copying and pasting the text into a word ...
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HP Laser printing pattern on all pages HP LaserJet CP2025

I have a 3 week old HP LaserJet CP2025 that was working fine. A few days ago I notice a light pattern is printing on ALL pages printed. The pattern is grey, on the left side of the page about half ...
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Reliable procedure/tool for removing print drivers in Windows 7 (domain environment)

One of the troubleshooting steps in resolving printer-related issues with any version of Windows is to remove installed print drivers and then reinstall the drivers. This is a domain environment and ...
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Quality options for printing photos in MS WORD 2010 not found

Whenever i print a document with an image in MS WORD 2010 using my printer, it comes out lighter than that of the screen. It's as if the image's saturation went down by two levels. The image looks ...
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Shared printer refuses to work on Windows 7, but works on Windows 8

I've spent hours trying to get a Oki C8600 printer working using Windows printer sharing. Let's call the three computers involved the following: WinXPserver - The Oki printer is connected to this ...
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PrintBrmUi unable to read printer data

I migrated from Win8 to Win7 and since I have so many printers with so many settings which I do not want to setup manually again I used PrintBrmUi to save all printers into a "printerExport". Now ...
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Can I print two copies of a document on the same page but different sides?

I have tried several things, but Windows always prints a different page for the second copy even if I select print two sided. If I print more than onepage, Windows will print page 1 and 2 on one sheet ...
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How to disable/destroy forever Chrome's “print preview” option?

This question seems to come up a lot (pretty much every time a new version of Chrome is released). Previous answers such as these no longer apply (or don't work for Mac), however: How do I get the ...
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Thermal printer black mark sensor

I would like to undestand how black mark works on thermal printers.. I'm usign a Zebra GK420 but I think this works like many others. This is what I think it should do for NON-Continous media type: ...
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Can you make MS Word display a black background with white text, but print the inverse?

I am documenting some software in MS Word. I want white text on black background when viewing on the computer (it saves eyes and power), but I want black text on white background to save ink in case ...
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Download and print multiple files/links at once?

I have a list of links to lots (I mean hundreds) of HTML-pages with one bill each. How can I automate printing all of those pages at once with a printer (no PDF)? I think I saw an add-on for ...
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scanning a print to cad

I have a paper print (blue print for you old guys) that are scaled drawings of wing ribs for a home built airplane. I would like to be able to scan them so I could CNC cut the forming blocks. Most of ...
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Word crashes when printing with cursor in table

I've been doing some VBA in word to create reports and certifications. These docs include tables. I need to print my docs, but when I try, Word crashes. I find out that if the cursor is inside a ...
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Unable to print A6 on Canon LBP 2900B php

I am working on web application. In which I have to print an invoice on A6 paper. To better control priniting I used TCPDF. In TCPDF options I have setup it to print A6. Now my TCPDF is working fine. ...
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PDF: How can I print one page enlarged to multiple pages?

Is there a way using Adobe's Reader software to print a single PDF file page enlarged on to several physical pages? I know there are special "poster" printing packages, and that sometimes a printer ...
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How can I print legible text in a font size <1.5?

For biological research, I need to print characters so tiny that 2 of them fit in less than 0.5 mm, which I will read under a microscope. I am currently printing from Excel at font size of 1.5, using ...
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Remove space in Excel sheet in print preview

I have an Excel work book that has 20 columns and 700 rows. In the very first row, I have Title and in the 3rd row I have Sub-Title. When I so a print preview, it shows correctly for page 1 but in ...
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Printer doesn't get orders from microsoft word or adobe reader

I have HP DeskJet 2540 series. At first, it printed everything but since a few days ago, it doesn't print anymore from Word or PDF files except from the Chrome browser. The driver is up to date and I ...
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Print from CSV file, row by row

I have a CSV file. I need to print this file row by row. For example, each row contains name, surname, email, profession and so on, many columns. First row contains the column titles. I would like to ...
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Show whitespace characters in printout

I need to render an ASCII file for printing in a way that removes ambiguity if (very unlikely) one decides to type it in and validate the signatures. I am giving the 8-bit symbol-set QR code as an ...
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Renaming/moving attachments using VB - Filenameincrement

This script may seem familiar because I took this copy from Superuser (or Stackoverflow) and changed it to suit my needs. The script moves Outlook items around, copies the attachment to a folder and ...
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Kodak Printer printing blank pages on XP

I have a Kodak esp 3.2 printer that prints test pages fine but will not print anything else. I have tried running the maintenance and even reinstalling the printer. Nothing has helped. Any ...
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How do I print two A5 documents on one A4?

I found lots of advice on how to scale an A4 down to A5 and have two per A4 page. I have one A5 document that I want to print two copies of on an A4 page. I don't think it's that relevant, because I ...
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Connecting two system via lan cable & printer issue

I have two users connected via lan cable: one laptop with wifi access connected to internet & sharing internet via lan cable & other desktop connected to lan cable & accessing internet ...
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How do I setup a WI-FI printer?

I have a Samsung ML-2168W printer with WI-FI support. Currently it is connected to my computer with a USB cable. However, I have no clue of how to connect it to the network through WI-FI (with WPA). ...
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Can a printer print white color?

I was reading about different color models, when this question hit my mind. Can the CMYK color model generate white color? Printers use CMYK color mode. What will happen if I try to print a white ...
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My keyboard's PRINT-SCREEN (prntscr) won't work

I'm using a Dell Inspiron n5010 laptop with Windows 7 64. The PrntScr key won't capturing anything to clipboard. I don't want to use OSK (on-screen keyboard), or snipping tool or external keyboard, ...
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Testing IPP Printing with ipptool

I'm trying to send an IPP print job using the ipptool. Using the sample .test files, I can send commands to the printer, but I am unable to successfully use the print-job.test file. Here's an example ...
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How can I get an HP Officejet to stop claiming ink cartridges are defective every time I replace them?

Here's my problem. I have an HP Officejet 6600 e-All-in-one. About two months ago it displayed that my magenta ink cartridge was low. I began hunting around for an ink cartridge and found a magenta ...
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When does a laser printer run out of memory?

I have a humble Brother HL-1110 monochrome laser printer with 1MB of RAM. That's pretty short and, in the beginning, I thought I was only going to be able to print plain text documents or small PDF ...
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Print preview doesn't work properly in Excel 2010

First I made some contents and drew a border from Home > Font > all Borders on an Excel 2010 file. So it became like below image (capture1). After that I wanted to print it so went to File > Print to ...
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QR Codes Printing, but Not Printing Correctly - Any Ideas?

I am mail merging some QR codes via file paths stored in Excel into a label template in MS Word 2013. I have the whole process with the Ctrl+F9 working properly, but I am stumped on this: On the 30 ...
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HP designjet 500 printhead allignment issue

After replacing the printheads,the machine flashes the exclamation mark on the yellow printhead saying that it is worn out (on the new printhead). All of the other ones have their status as ...
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Printing from Notepad++ without word wrap

Is it possible to print from Notepad++ without word wrap? If so, please explain how. (Background: When I print blocks of code, I need word wrap turned off because the indentation of the code is more ...
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Print preview default print differs from just normal print

Okay sorry if the title is confusing but here is the issue and i could not find any mention of this exact problem anywhere else. This started as a possible programming issue but I narrowed it down to ...
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How to generate automatically ODT documents from libreoffice using variables

I have an ODT certificate template which I need to customize with a few elements (name, surname, date, etc.) before printing it. So I would be able to fill it with the data provided in an external ...
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Internet explorer has stopped working When I print preview my web page that has highchart

When I print preview a web page that I used highchart component, I encountered an error that is "Internet explorer has stopped working...". This problem is only happening when print preview. At the ...