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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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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Is there a Metro-style app for sharing to then printing in Windows 8 store?

Is there an app in Window 8 Store (metro app) that lets other apps share to it and then print? For example, OneNote Touch doesn't currently have a printing feature, but it does have a sharing feature, ...
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Two printers on Windows 7 with different settings?

I want to create two different print settings so that with one click I can choose to print landscape/legal or portrait/letter. I'm using Windows 7. I'm trying several different approaches to get ...
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How to have a Word and PDF Document show off-white, ivory or light gray background on screen but automatically print on paper as white?

How to have a Word and PDF Document show off-white, ivory or light gray background on screen but automatically print on paper as white? Motivation behind it: On screen its better and easier to read ...
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Why would my colour laser printer use colour ink?

I have a Dell colour laser printer and my black ink is running low, but what's more surprising is that my colour ink is also running low. I am almost always printing plain text documents with hardly ...
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Offering a PDF printer over the network

My wife wants to convert some files on her laptop to PDF, however, the access controls on her laptop don't allow her to install any software (even a virtual print driver). Is there some software I ...
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Google document does not print correctly on Mac 10.7.5 using Chrome

When attempting to print a Google document, the header does not get printed at all and the text starts almost in the center of the page - cutting off almost half of the text in the printable area ...
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Increase the letters per line in DOS Output

I am printing no of lines in DOS(CMD Prompt In Windows 7) using Batch file into DOT MATRIX Printer. Its A5 Paper. The problem is I cant able to add more than 53 characters per line for A5 print. How ...
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Make CutePDF embed grayscale images as JPEG?

For printing scanned graphics to PDF, I currently use CutePDF Writer. According to pdfimages, in the generated PDFs it embeds: Black and white images (1 bit) as: losslessly compressed Grayscale ...
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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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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 printing perfectly. I've cleaned the data bar inside the top cover, reinstalled drivers (I'm on Windows 7 32 ...
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Full buffer serial printer

I have a Zebra GK420 printer connected with a serial cable. It works for few labels jobs but if I send many many labels I get a "Full buffer error". I tought it can be the host handshake than I ...
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How do I get the name of a network printer?

If I have the IP address of a network printer, how can I get its name using the command line? With the GUI tool system-config-printer the printer's name and IP address shows up in the list.
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Trendline not printing

I have many pages with similar graphs and data tables to print. And there is one page that does not print the trendline in the graph. I reloaded the file and tried printing it which worked out, then i ...
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Controling number of spaces per tab character in openoffice

I want to print a program file from OpenOffice Writer, so I use a mono font and adjust size and margins to my liking. The indentation in the program file is based on tab characters, so I would like to ...
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No job routing in cups

I have just bought a new printer Lexmark C950de and i have instal a hardisk of 320 GB in it. I have in the past configure printer HP to do job storage from cups but now on Lexmark printer, i don't ...
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How to set default “Page Setup →Page Size” as A4 in Firefox?

In my Firefox (linux) I can change the page as A4 in File → Page Setup → Page Size. Doing this, I inform the browser to print my pages as A4, instead of the default of Letter. My printer doesn't have ...
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How to convert a PDF document to PNG?

Looking for a free way to convert a PDF document to an image.
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Computer prints blank pages before and after content

This would seem like a pretty simple question but I have exhausted every idea I can come up with. I bought a brand new Dell Latitude E5410 not too long ago with Windows 7 OS. I installed office 2010 ...
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Print PDF file with file path in footer

I would like to print a PDF on windows, but want to print the path of the PDF file in the footer of the printed document (like I am able to do in Word). We are using either Adobe Reader or Foxit ...
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Connecting tablet to wired only network

Hi techies out there.. I have a wired only network through a hub which connects two computers and two printers the two printers I want to print from with my tablet. I have a Samsung tablet that ...
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How to select the page range to print in Windows 8 Modern UI apps?

Today I wanted to print an email from the Mail app (modern UI). I selected devices from the charms bar, and I chose my printer. The problem is that it was a very long email (a 40 replies unthreaded ...
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I'm having trouble hooking up a new printer. It says it is not communicating

The above image shows the error I am getting. This printer worked fine previously for a short time, however now whenever I attempt to print from a web page the error box displays. I have printed a ...
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Printing a Multiple Page Sheet on Excel [duplicate]

How do I make the margins non existent when I print my sheets? I need there to be no margins so when taped together the sheets continue to the next with no space.
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Excel Printing Budget

I am trying to print an 5 page across/4 pages down sheet. The whole reports needs to be running smoothly together so when I tape them all together it is one continuous sheet. I have tried cutting the ...
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How do i configure Printer Accounting (input copy code) for Xerox printers in Windows 8?

I am trying to follow instructions for setting up a printer with a copy code, but I cannot the "Configuration" tab in Win8, and cannot find the "Accounting" place where I can input a copy code. What ...
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Google Cloud Print service for Windows Server

Currently I have my Android tablet set up to print through Chrome's Cloud Print service on my PC. This works, but requires that my PC be on whenever I want to print. Since the point of having the ...
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Blueprint program or procedure for mac

I would like to print out blueprints. This program: BigPrint by Matthias Wandel, is exactly what I need. Especially these two features: Easily scale drawings from known feature lengths Compensate ...
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Word 2011: Hiding / unhiding objects

I would like to hide an object in Word 2011 (e.g., Logo), to print without logo on preprinted paper and print with logo for digital use. I am working both with Windows and Mac versions. In Word 2010 ...
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Software printer [closed]

I need a "software printer" (if u know what I mean) that supports duplex printing. I'm testing a C# application. I have already tried Microsoft XPS Document Writer and Microsoft Office Document Image ...
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Print hidden text except TC fields

In Word 2010, is it possible to print hidden text inside my document, except TC fields? Indeed, I have a document which contains hidden text and some TC fields to generate to table of contents. ...
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How to print an Excel Spreadsheet as Grayscale?

I would like to print my filled cells in a different color to match the rest of my document. The filled cells contain green background and blue font. I want the cells to automatically print to grey ...
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Printing attachments to the selected printer in outlook 2007 / 2010

I want to print attachments to the selected printer using outlook 2007 or 2010. However, in the dialog box for printer options it says that the attachments will go to the default printer. Is there a ...
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Print quality of text is lower when vector graphics embedded in page

I am generating PDF files from Latex and embed graphics with includegraphics command: these can be bitmap images (PNG, JPEG) or vector graphics (PDF generated from e.g. inkscape or mathematical ...
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Black square come out when print PDF contains transparency PNG

When I fired command and see the printing result lpr -P printer-#1 -o fitplot test.pdf Transparency PNG will be go black square. But If I manually convert my PDF to Postscript and fired command. ...
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Hp4250 printer starts off fast then slows to a crawl

We have a HP4250 network printer on a Windows 7 Pro computer, that each day prints the first two or three print jobs quickly. Afterwards, it slows all printing to a crawl. Have set the resolution to ...
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How to print booklet in Word for Mac 2011

I have existing .docx document and I want to print it as a foldover booklet. How do I do that on Word for Mac 2011?
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CP1515n printer prints images in color but text in greyscale

I am trying to diagnose an extremely strange problem. We have an HP Color Laserjet CP1515n network printer. We need to connect to it from 3 computers; 2 of the computers run XP, 1 runs Win7. The ...
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canon advanced printing technology printer status window

I need uninstall or disable canon advanced printing technology printer status window (CNAB5SWD.exe). Does anyone know how?
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How can I simulate a USB printer to LPT on Linux?

I have an Intermec printer connected on an USB port to my computer, the computer doesn't have a parallel port. I want to send some raw commands to the printer, the printer interprets the file send as ...
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Microsoft Word Templates with multiple pages that remain hidden/don't print unless typed on

I have created a Microsoft Word template for a letter at the company I'm working at. The template currently has two master pages containing the company logo (1st master page is different to the ...
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Why does local printing disconnect my Cisco VPN connection?

The T-Mobile store I'm doing work for uses a CISCO VPN connection to the T-Mobile intranet so that they can access various apps via a citrix remote connection. The problem now is that when they try to ...
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Brother MFC-J825DW can't print more than one copy

My Brother MFC-J825DW printer works fine if I only ask it to print one copy of a document at a time. Any time I ask it to print multiple copies it just sits there and does nothing. The spooler systray ...
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Canon Printer Web Interface Credentials

Does anyone knows the default username/password to access a Canon Pixma Pro-100 printer from the WEB? e.g. When I type http://10.165.16.100 in the address bar of IE I get a prompt to log on. I don't ...
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Printing in Google Chrome without losing text

How do I print with Google Chrome in a reasonable size without cutting off part of the text? It cuts off part of the text and the bottom margin.
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How does a Windows program know if I'm printing to PDF?

I use a program that won't let me print to PDF, only directly to a printer. If I try to print to PDF using CutePDF for example, it prints out a blank page that says the feature is not supported. ...
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How to set CutePDF to print immediately

I use CutePDF to emulate a printing of a webpage, but in the default it only saves a .pdf copy of the webpage to be printed and then its gone with the wind leaving a copy of the file to where you have ...
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How can I add an image in the page header when printing Excel 2000 spreadsheets?

I'm using Excel 2000. I have a spreadsheet document that covers several pages when printed. I am able to add page numbers and basic text to the header (and footer) of the printed sheets, but I would ...
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Remote CUPS Printing, Is It Possible?

I have a RHEL 6 server, and a Solaris 2.6 server. The RHEL 6 server is able to print to a network printer, which is a Laserjet 4014DN, using CUPS. I want to have the Solaris 2.6 server print to that ...
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Cannot print but can scan with Canon MX860 connected via USB to Linux Mint

I can open up Simple Scan and click 'scan' and the scanner fires right up. I can open up Printers under Preferences and see the printer there. When I try to print a document, whether it's a pdf or a ...