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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Several layer/papertype printer, printing from behind a wall through slits

I'm not sure if this is the right SE network to ask, but here goes: Consider the following picture. This would be a closed closet in which a printer is mounted. Requests can be sent to the printer ...
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tool to see/snoop communication between Java application and printer

I am working a Java application on windows. Customer reports that printing is slow in the very first time after application restart. It works fine in subsequent printing. I used VisualVM to find ...
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CUPS network printing shows success but prints nothing

I have installed a Canon SmartBase MP370 printer to a Ubuntu Server using Canon BJC-8200 - CUPS+Gutenprint v5.2.9 drivers, as native drivers are not present. I printed a test page from server ...
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How do I use the Device Font 10cpi font in Firefox?

I have a printer that uses the Generic / Text Only driver. In order to get the printer to print correctly, I have to use the Device Font 10cpi font. I can select the right font from Microsoft word, ...
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How to print PowerPoint 2010 slides after animation? [duplicate]

I have an animation on a couple of slides in my PowerPoint 2010 presentation. I would like to print the slides in the "post-animation form" (i.e. in the state the slide finishes when the animation is ...
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HP Printer does not print from primary account, Windows 7 64=bit

I have an HP Deskjet Printer. At first everything was OK, but recently it has stopped printing. My problem started after pressing on the "Print". the Queue icon in the notification bar shows me 0 ...
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can not print with specific windows account

I can not print from my account even I have the permissinos to print, but from another account it is possible. the problem just occures when I use adobe reader and microsoftword, but from my browser ...
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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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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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Printers not displayed on list

My colleague has a problem with printing. When he tries to print, in Solid Edge ST3 there are no printers on list. Other applications show all printers correctly (even Solid Edge Viewer from the same ...
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Firefox/Chrome not working with Generic / Text Only printer.

I have a web page with some basic text: < 875 000 096 099 DR DOCTOR ASSOCIATES MILWAUKEE, WI > And I would like this text printed from a browser to a printer using the Generic / ...
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LaserJet prints half of all pages pink?

I have an HP Color LaserJet CM1015 MFP printer that's been in storage over a year. It worked perfectly before putting it in storage, but since I took it out it's practically unusable, since it prints ...
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What's the difference between ProRes “1200”, “1200 (156 lpi)” and “1200 (180 lpi)” in printing?

I have an HP LaserJet P2055d printer. Printer quality can be chosen between 600 dpi, FastRes 1200, ProRes 1200, ProRes 1200 (156 lpi) and ProRes 1200 (180 lpi). What is the difference between ProRes ...
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Colour change when printing when overlaying transparent PNGs in Publisher

I have a a Publisher file which has a block of solid colour as a background. Over the top of that, I've overlaid a PNG with a completely transparent background. This looks as expected when on screen, ...
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Disable “Advanced Printing Features” permanently

How can I disable the "Advanced Printing Features" option (in Windows, go to Control Panel\Hardware and Sound\Devices and Printers, right click the printer, go to Printer Preferences -> Advanced)? ...
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How to have “Fit picture to frame” disabled by default when printing a picture?

I use to print full page pictures a lot. Every time the Windows Print Pictures form appears, I need to uncheck the "Fit picture to frame" all the time, and it's getting ennoying. Is there a hack ...
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Is Google Cloud Print for Chromium included in Chromium or just Chrome?

I use Ubuntu Server to run my home router. I'm switching from an x64 machine to an ARM machine. One of the things the router does is manage cloud print jobs via Google Chrome. My research didn't ...
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Print to file using enscript

I want to print to file using the unix command enscript. I've looked in the man pages but can't figure out how to get it to print to file without it going straight to the printer. Thanks
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Printer only working when Windows has -two- drivers installed

I have a Zebra GC420d thermal printer connected via USB to my Windows 7 Pro workstation, which I recently upgraded from XP. On first connection, Windows automatically installed a ZDesigner driver ...
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Outlook printing

I am trying to print a schedule in the Outlook Calendar that will not include a specific event appointment for the day. For instance if I add an appointment for 2:00 PM and 1:00 PM and print a ...
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How to print large and complex files without upgrading printer memory

I have a HP LaserJet P2055d printer. Printer memory is 64 MB and printer processor speed 600 MHz. Printing large documents containing scanned images and complex vector objects takes a long time. Is ...
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Terminal printing to local printer always in RAW format

I'm trying to capture the documents printed on my local printer, for this I'm using PrintMulti, everything is great except when the documents is printed in RAW format, where PrintMulti doesn't work, ...
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Internet Explorer tab forgets printing preferences

I have to print from a website to a special receipt printer. I have to use Internet Explorer 7 or above on this site. The reciept printer must be set as Window's default printer. So two machines, both ...
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Differences between PCL 5/6 printers? [closed]

What reasons exist to favor a PCL6 printer model over a non-PCL (or "PCL 3 GUI") printer? E.g. the printers HP Officejet Pro 8600 and HP Officejet Pro 276dw which seems to differ only in this feature ...
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OS X - Is there a way to change the size of the printing font of the shell?

I could not find an answer for this. I just want to change the size of the font when I print from the shell with e.g. nano. The font is huge.
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simplified print method from Word in VirtualBox in Ubuntu

The following method can print a document in Word (Office 2003) in Windows 8.1 in VirtualBox 4.3.6 in Ubuntu 12.04 with a HP DeskJet 2060 K110. In Word click File, click Print, click OK, wait a ...
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How to print the current topic and sub topics in Microsoft Help Viewer 2.0?

Please take a look at the following image. When I right click a topic and select "print", only the topic itself will be printed. What I want is the topic and all sub topics (the green box). Is that ...
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Does “everything is a file” apply to network printers?

I asked this question on AskUbuntu and I didn't get any answers or comments, so I thought I'd try here. If "everything is a file" in Linux, can I access network printers (IPP) like USB printers ...
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How to shrink lines printed by SP300-2 (star micro dot matrix printer)

My old dot matrix printer (Star Micronics sp 300) broke and I bought the same model and plugged in the parallel port as usual. however, the printer prints this instead (the lines are spaced out) : ...
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how can I print from a different subnet than the printer?

I have a printer which is located in a different sub network than my computer, using my computer I can reach the printer trough Ping, tracert shows correct path. But I still cannot print from my ...
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Cloud Print is Queing Jobs but not printing?

I have set up Google's Cloud Print on my local PC. I added a classic printer, an HP Deskjet 845c. I then used Cloud Print from Chrome to print a test page. However, it just queues the job and does ...
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Command Line Parameters?

Is there a way to print Publisher 2007 files on there own from Task Scheduler? Maybe a third party program, or a command line parameter something like (Pub.exe -print40pages -server1//HP2050.drv ...
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Automatically print specific worksheets from within Excel workbook?

I have an Excel workbook with multiple pairs of worksheets, where the first worksheet of each pair contains raw data and the second worksheet is a 'tidied-up' version of the raw data for printing off ...
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How to print (PDF) for book-like binding?

How to print (PDF) for book-like binding? This means, that pages should be reordered complex way and located on sheets appropriately, according to folding and gathering (into sections or quires)? ...
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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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Change the print orientation without changing the page orientation of a .docx

I am using a printer with a continuous feed and the printer requires documents to be printed using the portrait orientation for them to come out like I need them. The documents I am printing however ...
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How to generate a PDF from a series of images?

I have a series of images (a scanned book, actually) that I want to make into a PDF in A4 format. Why I'm doing this: I'm helping a less computer savvy person in a different country to get a printed ...
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MS Publisher cannot save the file to PDF with crop marks

I am unable to save (i.e. export) the file to PDF using MS Publisher, when I include crop marks in my printout. Saving the file otherwise works, but when I include crop marks, it simply fails with ...
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Is there any settings to hide printer dialog box in Windows XP/7/8?

Suppose I'm printing a page from an application, be it notepad, some .NET application etc. Is there a way to hide the print dialog box by tweaking some settings on the OS itself instead of having to ...
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Indesign CC printing 2-up and full duplex

I have a two page document with each page 6.25 x 4.25 inches. I can print this full duplex on letter with crop marks, just fine. But, I want to be able to print two cards per physical page. Is there ...
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Word overriding display of hidden index text

I have several documents in Word2010 in which I have created an index. With the Display Hidden Text option set off, the XE entries in the text do not display - as you would expect. However, whenever ...
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How print a PDF without the DRAFT watermark

I have this PDF file that has a gigantic DRAFT watermark on every single page. My teacher handed us his version of the printed pdf and it says on paper where it is printed from but on his version the ...
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Toner light on a Brother 2170W

I've got a Brother 2170W with the toner light on, supposedly meaning the toner is empty. It's not. It doesn't mind that I put in there a new unused toner, an empty toner or a refilled, the light ...
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How to print a document and set it to use colors using a script?

I have tried something like this on Powershell: $excelApp = New-Object -comobject Excel.Application if ($args.Length -lt 1) { Write-Host "Please provide full path and filename (ie: ...
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Printing Scanned PDF and DJVU Documents

Earlier today, I was trying to print a scanned DJVU document, but it would always come out too faint. I had the same trouble when trying to print a scanned PDF document. Is it possible to make the ...
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CUPS: HP Designjet 755CM prints empty A0 pages if page in spooler

I'm currently playing with an old HP Designjet 755CM A0 plotter, and having a weird problem where I have no clue where to start researching. I'm using the printer via some noname USB to parallel ...
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Sending text files directly to a printer hooked up to OSX from Win 7

We use Zebra label printers for printing out barcode labels. We have them set up such that (for example) all of the computers in the shipping area know to print their barcodes to \\UPS3\Barcode ...
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PDF/X-1a:2001 file doesn't print PSD's/TIF's with alpha channel

I'm outputting a print ready PDF using InDesign's PDF/X-1a:2001 preset. Photoshop images & TIF's with transparency that are placed on coloured boxes aren't printing. It's as if someone has ...
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Printing a zoomed area with DjVu - problems

I'm trying to print images from the Swedish National Archives which uses DjVu as their viewing/printing software. I can print the entire page with not issues. However, when I zoom into a specific ...
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printing via commandline (CUPS) with photo printer

I'm having a problem printing a photo via commandline, using CUPS. Im using Mac(tried on Mountain Lion and Mavericks) and Canon Selphy CP900 photo printer. I have the correct drivers. From the ...