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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Google Docs prints blue band at the bottom of the page

Whenever I print something from google docs, the resulting page has an awful blue band that covers the whole page horizontally and about 2 inches from the bottom of the printing margin. For example, ...
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Why would CUPS successfully print when lp is invoked on a PDF or ps, but not when it's given a format from earlier or later in the filter chain?

I'm setting up a Konica-Minolta BizHub C452 for use through CUPS. At the moment I am able to print plain text, postscript, and PDFs beautifully, but not other formats. For instance, the printer is ...
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Epson receipt printer slow on Linux

I am trying to set up a POS station for web-based software. The receipt printer, an Epson TM-T88V, is slow using Epson's own drivers and prescribed installation method. To clarify, it is slower than ...
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Printing to Epson Stylus Photo printer from Fedora

I have an Epson Stylus Photo PX720 inkjet printer, and have installed what seems to be the recommended driver from Avasys as an RPM on my Fedora 13 laptop: ...
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How can I print from an iPad to a network printer managed by a Macbook?

Is it possible to use a Macbook to manage a network printer such that I can print to it from an iPad? This video explains how to do what I want with Windows, but can the same be done with a Mac?
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Outlook 2010 Auto Print Rule not printing body

I've set up a rule in outlook 2010 to print all emails with "order" in the subject. It then prints to my receipt printer (Star SP-742). The issue I'm having is that when the rule executes the ...
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Printer Does Not Exist To Service (Windows Scheduler) on Windows Server 2012 R2

We use a program that automates stuff and uses the Windows Scheduler to do so. We have an issue where we can run the app to print output manually, but when it's scheduled in the Windows Scheduler, the ...
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Batch Print multiples PDF on Windows 8 [duplicate]

Im using Windows 8.1 and have multiple PDF files that i want to print. At the moment the only way i know to print those PDF files is by opening the file with the default Windows 8 PDF reader and then ...
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Automate serverside linux printing to airprint printer

I'm wondering if someone could help me with this. I am trying to automate printing to an airprint printer that is connected via wifi only to a linux pc. The print is to be issued from a web-app to ...
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Creating a chq database in Excel

I have made a spreadsheet for printing on business cheques. I was hoping transfer the information into another sheet which will list all of the chq's I have printed. Ideally, I would like the ...
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windows 7 - set printer offline

I am working on an application that prints large reports. Is there a way to set a printer offline so the report pages remain in the print-spool? I have looked through all of the Printer Properties ...
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Pixma MX860 Printer - making horrid grinding noise

I have a pixma mx860 printer and something isn't right. I printed something a couple days ago and the font color was supposed to be black, but came out green and blurry. Then, the next time I try to ...
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Virtual Printer to POST web form

I am trying to find the best way to accomplish this and hope that there are some open source solutions that exist. I currently have a form that will accept a user's API key and file. When given the ...
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Print markdown file from command line

I was looking for a way to print a markdown file from command line. I usually use lp for simple text files; I want to use something like that, but for markdown. Also it would be great that this ...
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How to convert PDF to make it to be two compacted pages on side when printing?

I have: PDF document with a 800 pages book. If I just print it it will take 400 sheets of paper - too much. I want: converted PDF document that have 400 pages: each page is two pages of original ...
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Print consequently horizontal text over many A4 papers

I need a big text and to print it at home, I want to use just normal A4 papers, which will be then connected. To get proper letter spacing, I need the printer to tile the text over the papers and ...
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Able to hide Printer in Guest Account but not User Account in Windows 7

I'm able to hide selected printer in Guest account by setting the printer security setting. However, doing the same thing doesn't hide the selected printer from other User account (Standard Type not ...
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How to print specific page of each of several PDFs in a folder

I have to print the second page of several PDFs. They are all on the same networked hard drive, but it's bogging down everything so badly. I was hoping there would be a way to accomplish this, perhaps ...
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Documents are 'pending' when default printer HP Deskjet F300 series is still online

I wonder if anyone can let me know How I kick start my awaiting documents to print when they just sit there saying 'Pending' I have checked my cables,switched off laptop and restarted as well as ...
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Context is Hindi when printing line numbers in Word 2007

I'm trying to print a Word 2007 document with Line Numbering turned on, and in Word the document looks fine but when I print the document, the line numbers appear in Hindi script. See screenshots ...
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How to print with ghostscript in silent mode

I am using the following Ghostscript command to print a postscript document: C:\Program Files\gs\gs9.14\bin>gswin64c.exe -sDEVICE=mswinpr2 testprinter.ps This command opens a Print dialog where ...
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Seeing a message from CUPS “Attempting to set page size to letter is not allowed” on active print job, while printing on network badge printer

I have a CSS/HTML page that I am trying to print to a network badge printer. It is 300 dpi. I send a PNG (1016 x 642 pixels) and it prints badges just fine. However, when I try to print this html/CSS ...
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How do I use my Brother MFC-7440N from Debian or Ubuntu?

I have a Brother MFC-7440N. I would like to print to it from Debian Squeeze over the network without installing Brother's official driver, which I know for sure to be out of date and non-functional ...
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HP Laserjet network printing problems

I have the excellent HP Laserjet 1536dnf printer MFP in my office, and recently decided to order another one for my little network at home. The new one is experiencing problems, however, and when I ...
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windows batch file to submit a doc file for printing on the default printer

I have a list of word docs coming into a particular folder in my server. I need to submit them to the printer . I cannot maunually keep on printing as this is going to get tedious. I need a windows ...
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How to install Panasonic KX-FLB883 network printer on Ubuntu?

I have a Panasonic KX-FLB883 similar to this one on the Panasonic website and I am trying to install it on Ubuntu. The computer detects it but it asks me for a driver or PPD file and I can't seem to ...
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Oki Microline 320 printer + network print queues + windows 7

We have a Ubuntu database server with raw print queues for multiple connected dot matrix printers (Oki Microlines) Our software maps these print queues to networked printers installed on the local ...
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Large job Print automation

I regularly need to print documents off to send to a list of people. Each person n needs: The nth page from a Word Document All pages of an Excel Document (same document for every person) All ...
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Print jpg's with file names

I have MS Office 2010, Windows Paint. Prefer to print multiple photos on a page with their filenames. Any suggestions? I am using office computer so I cannot install any software.
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My OKI C8800 is skipping/missing a line of black toner in the same position on every page printed

My OKI C8800 is skipping/missing a line of black toner in the same position on every page printed. I've installed new toner cartridge (Oki original) to no avail. Cyan, magenta and yellow print ...
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How can I get my Kodak printer to default to A4 paper?

My Kodak Hero 5.1 all in one printer on a Windows 7 system always defaults in it's own settings to printing on Letter sized paper. This is usually not a problem, however does come into play when ...
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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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Xerox Phaser 4620 Fuser overheat immediately

I recently got a Phaser 4620 ans within moments of turning it on, the fuser was marked as overheated and did not even print the test sheet. Anyone else know why this is?
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how to manage or alert user that google print send in which type of paper with third party tools or g.p setting.?

with Google print we can define a printer on our smartphones or other systems. when I send the print to g.p the file uploaded to Google Docs and another day (tomorrow or next working day) when we ...
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How do I enable 2-sided printing with a Xerox DocuPrint laser printer?

After installing the drivers for my DocuPrint C2255 printer, it just will not allow me to select double-sided printing. The PCL driver does not even display "2 sided" as an option in the drop-down ...
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Unable to print to print using CUPS on Xerox WorkCentre 5755 from Solaris

I am trying to print on network printer Xerox WorkCentre 5755 from Solaris with CUPS 1.4.5 installed. Due to lack of any Solaris related information I have set the printer up with manufacturer ...
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Error in 2-sided printing on Xerox WorkCentre 6400

We use a Xerox WorkCentre 6400 at work. When we print a odd number of pages in 2-sided mode the last one is printed on the wrong side (and wrong orientation) of the paper. That is, e.g., if we print ...
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USB-to-parallel print on win7 using matrix printer causes empty lines

I am using an USB-to-parallel port adapter on Windows 7. It was recognized by the system, and everything work fine. BUT: When I print something on an Epson LQ-1050+ printer, empty lines appear ...
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Default printer drivers vs. Manufacter's printer drivers

I have an Epson Stylus CX 3700. I plugged it into a laptop with Ubuntu 11.10 and the printer works just fine without me installing the driver that came with it. Is there an advantage to using the ...
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Printing doc created in webview

I've been sent a document that looks fine in web view, but when switched to print view runs way off the page. When I try to set margins the body seems to be pushed more off the page. Are there any ...
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using color ink when printing only black documents

I have an hp photosmart 5514...I print 100% black.........I recently changed all color and black cartridges..........I made ONE copy of a printed letter (black) using the gray scale setting.........I ...
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Colour mix in nozzle check

I have an Epson Stylus Photo RX640 all in one printer. Never mind the fact that I've had many problems with it since the very beginning. I had it be replaced twice before I got at least a workable ...
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Remove page margins fill entire page for print

I'm trying to print a image that I created using GIMP (A4 size) but there's a margin in page that cuts out part of image. It's a Epson L-210 printer. print settings and print preview:
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Epson SX235W printer not printing to 210 gsm paper/card

I'm trying to print to 210 gsm card but the printer isn't taking up the card so the print is failing. I've tried setting the type of paper that I'm printing to to one of the heavier weights in 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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Print on continuous paper roll

I am trying to print a sequence of increment numbers on a continuous paper roll (length: ~50 meters) without margins or page breaks on EPSON LX-300+II printer. example: --------------- |Roll of ...
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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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Identifying location of a Papercut print queue?

Currently at an office that uses Papercut to manage all printing. Printing can be done two ways: 1. Use the online web-portal to submit a job to the virtual print queue, shared by all printers. 2. ...
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Network Printer going to Offline

I have a 80 networked computer running Windows-7. And a Canon LBP3310 printer attached to the system with IP=10.0.0.12 and shared. The problem is that sometimes,while it is online for most of other ...
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Pictures Are Printed Extremely Dark

Problem I printed a picture using Windows Photo Viewer, and the resulting print was significantly darker than the original image. It was almost completely black. I'm using a Brother HL-2270DW ...