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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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 ...
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CUPS Auto-Discovery Not Working on FreeBSD/FreeNAS

I've set up CUPS within a portsjail on my FreeNAS 9.1.1 (FreeBSD 9.x) system. In the jail, I have installed the ports for cupsd, avahi, mdns and hplip. Unlike when I setup CUPS on a Linux system, when ...
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Print leaves queue but does not physically print

I am printing from Windows Server 2003 (32-bit) through a TCP/IP printer which is hosted on Windows 8.1 (64-bit). The remote network is connected to use with VPN. The problem is that the print ...
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CUPS and Foomatic fail with “Cannot allocate memory” on Arch Linux ARM

I'm trying to print to my Brother MFC-7820N via network printing on a Pogoplug with Arch Linux ARM installed on it. I'm using the BRScript3 CUPS driver that came in the distribution. When I try to ...
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Automated resizing and printing of files using a dynamic template

I work for a company that prints large volumes of images daily. I would like to automate this process as much as possible. In fact, I would like to automate it completely. Here are the steps that go ...
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Is there any printing app for ios that supports Hp laserjet 4050 N Series [closed]

Is there any printing app for ios that supports hp laserjet 4050 N series. I tried printer pro but when i print a test page a message says on the screen of the printer saying "chosen language not ...
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Make borderless and duplex work on hp 3525

I have a HP 3525, and when I use auto duplex, it adds a space at the borders. I know that the up and down borders have to be sized for duplex, but how can I keep the left and right borders as I want? ...
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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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Printing on Windows 8 with PDF viewer (Adobe Reader) from network

i have a problem with the Adobe Reader 8, but the problem seems to be equally bad with other pdf viewers. Here is the configuration: My PDF viewer is located on network drive "Z:" which is the network ...
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JSprint Set Printer shared printer

How can I set the printer name in jsprint if it is a shared printer? Because if I just name it as is the printer name I got an error saying that it cannot see the printer. Thank you guys.
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Save (print) Visio pages as separate files named by page number

I have a Visio document with three pages. I want to print them all separately with Adobe PDF printer, producing three files named (for example) “Page1.pdf”, “Page2.pdf”, and “Page3.pdf” automatically. ...
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Safe to print sensitive data in Win 7/8, or does it cache plaintext to disk?

I dual boot Linux/Windows 8. In Linux, where I usually work, /home is encrypted, /swap is encrypted, and sensitive files are redundantly encrypted on top of that. Printing, however, doesn't work on ...
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AirPrint and AirPlay on FreeNAS

I would like to add AirPrint support to a legacy Brother network printer and, if possible, also have AirPlay audio streaming to a stereo on the same shelf. I ran across a great tutorial on how to do ...
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New Compaq desktop running Windows 8 and Samsung laser printer ML-4500

Because I've got consumables in stock for my Samsung laser, I hope to use it with my new desktop. Problem is, the printer has a parallel port and the desktop only USB. An Amazon user in the uploaded ...
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Incrementing ticket numbers each time I print

I have an excel sheet to print a set of 4 tickets per page which we use for stock takes. I found code that prints one number per page. Being a Visual Basic for Applications novice, I was unable to ...
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OS X Print a PDF without the background image

Using either Preview or Acrobat Pro, is there a way to print a PDF without the background image? I know that in Acrobat Pro I can save the PDF as a Word document without the background but that's ...
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Linux Cups raspberry pi offload processing to server

I am interested in setting up a raspberry pi as the local end of a printing solution. In my testing the pi chokes on acting as a complete cups based print server. It seems a little underpowered for ...
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Print Text File Without Wrapping Long Lines?

How can I print a text file such that lines that do not fit are truncated instead of wrapped? So far I've tried: Notepad Notepad++ Visual Studio Those appear to always word-wrap when printing, ...
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Print preview in Office applications slow to load

My company is using Office 2010 Pro Plus with Exchange in the "cloud" as part of Office 365 on Windows 7. I have a user who experiences slowness anytime he prints from Excel, Word or Outlook. After ...
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Adobe Reader 100% display zoom doesn't match “Actual Size” printout

I find that document zoomed at 100% in Adobe Reader doesn't match printout size when "Actual Size" is selected when printing. When I put printed page next to the screen printed text and all other ...
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Non-embedded font with different name across operating systems when printing HTML to PDF

I create a document using HTML markup. I want to use Palatino, which is called Palatino on Windows and Palatino Linotype on Mac, so I specify my CSS accordingly: font-family: Palatino Linotype, ...