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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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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What causes the “Scan to computer is no longer activated” error message?

I have an HP 8620 all-in-one wireless printer, which has worked like a champ for months under Windows 8.1 and Linux. I recently upgraded to Windows 10. My wife is still on Windows 8.1, and she is ...
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How can I automatically convert all source code files in a folder (recursively) to a single PDF with syntax highlighting?

I would like to convert source code of a few projects to one printable file to save on a usb and print out easily later. How can I do that? Edit First off I want to clarify that I only want to print ...
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How can I correct for the incorrect scaling my printer applies along the long axis of a page?

This is a photo of a letter-size printout of a 4" x 4" text box printed from Microsoft Word on an HP Laserjet M602: When I measure the box along the short dimension of the page, the dimension is ...
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Epson WF-2540 won't print black ink [duplicate]

My Epson WF-2540 printer won't print black, at all. When I send a document with just black text, the page prints out blank. I've tried Head cleaning and nozzle checks multiple times, replaced black ...
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LAN device unable to ping print server

I have 10 devices in my network connected to a switch. They all are in a Domain network. One system is sharing a printer (let's call it "printer server" and all the others use the printer through ...
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How to get Adobe Acrobat XI PDF Printer to convert PDF with Asian text to single page with same text?

I'm converting a two page pdf to a single page PDF with Japanese characters. Double to single page conversion goes fine except, I'm getting garbage characters in certain sets of text. I can convert it ...
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Excel borders are there but not shown on print preview and won't be printed

I want to print my excel document, it has box border, but I can't see them on print preview and when I print the document, borders are not printed. Page margins are narrow enough, Page Layout tab > ...
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Windows 10 - “Microsoft XPS Document Writer” and “Microsoft Print To PDF” no longer working

For some time on my Windows 10 desktop PC, neither does the "Microsoft XPS Document Writer" nor the "Microsoft Print To PDF" virtual print drivers seem to work. Whenever I try to print a document ...
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Changing a number in each time I print

I have an Excel sheet I use as an invoice. I want to print 100 pages and I want the invoice number to change from 1 to 100, so that each paper will have different invoice number. How can I do this?
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Microsoft Word - creating a double-sided letterhead template with only an image on the back

I am attempting to create a Word template for letterhead that was designed in Illustrator. I am using headers and footers to recreate the look of the original letterhead. I'm running into a snag with ...
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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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need to print a sequence of numbers on excel 2013

I have an Excel sheet and I resized the print area to print on A5 size. Now I have 2 cells that fit in the "A5" paper and each one has a number. What I need is to print numbers from (1 to 5000) with ...
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How do I make Outlook 2010 print attachments automatically?

I'm trying to get Outlook 2010 to print attachments automatically apon arrival. I've found this on the internet. The VBA code is Sub LSPrint(Item As Outlook.MailItem) On Error GoTo OError ...
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How to fix incorrect margins when printing from Windows 7?

My printer is a HP Photosmart 2575. When I print from my Windows XP the margins are all ok, but when I print from my Windows 7 laptop the top margin is 2x larger for the same document, and as a result ...
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Notepad++ Display Printing Page Count

I have a rather large document i want to print via Notepad++, but i can't get the page count before printing. Is there a way to do it? (Assume standard 8.5"x11" paper)
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Word 2010 prints white space (like margins) in document

I have a document that was created in Word 2007. There's no problem when i'm printing it using Word 2007 on other computers. However, when I print it using Word 2010, it prints white spaces like ...
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cups doesn´t print from a client

I am trying to configure a server printer with cups (over lubuntu)... that is done. I install a printer on the usb and make a test from the admin web page and works. The next step is to install on ...
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Print Server Role Confusion

I am trying to upgrade to a Windows Server (2012) setup from the current Win 8.1 we are using as a server for our small network of 5 users. Also from a Workgroup based to a domain based network. We ...
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Delay with ipp prining in windows 7

Delay with ipp prining in windows 7 After disabling auto detection from IE its working fine with windows 7. I am looking for solution without disabling auto detection settings. Its ok with windows ...
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Windows 7 print dialog blocks/waits several seconds on CUPS/IPP-client based printer

I have configured Windows 7 (x64) to use a HP LJ 4000T-series printer managed by CUPS (Linux). The problem is that opening the print dialog from any application takes ages for no apparent reason. ...
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PDF: Multiple pages with different size on one page

I have a PDF with 6 pages (let's call dem A-F) in portrait format. (example file) The pages have two different sizes: A,C,D,F: 101.5mm x 215.5mm B,E:9.9mm x 215.5mm (so they are a bit narrower) ...
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Connecting to the server via VPN

I'm currently working as an intern in a company, as far as I know the company has multiple branches connecting to the server HQ via a tunnel provided by ISP. But what I know is that, if one of the ...
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How can I print source code on OS X with line numbers?

I'm looking through some of Wordpress' core code and would like to print it out to review. I'm looking for a tool that defaults to a monospace font can wrap long lines possibly print line numbers ...
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Printing multiple XPS Documents (.oxps) according to their file names

I print so many files (XPS Document (.oxps) format) on daily basis, that are named with assigned numbers, for example, 1.oxps, 2.oxps, 3.oxps and so on. The problem is, when I select multiple files ...
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Canon LPB-6020 printer not working in LPR/LPD over ASUS RT-AC3200 router

I just bought ASUS RT-AC3200 and I realized that it does not work with my Canon LPB-6020 printer over LPR/LPD protocol on Mac (Mac OS X El Capitan). I have installed it using this docs https://www....
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Why can my iMacs see a networked printer but not Windows machines?

I seem to be having issues connecting Windows machines on my network to networked Xerox Phaser 6180 printers. These printers show up and print just fine on all of our iMacs. I've checked and re-...
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Printing a footer background that extends to the edge of the page

I have a letterhead that was designed in Word. When I attempt to print the letterhead on US Letter paper (or A4, for that matter), the footer background does not extend to the edge of the page, as ...
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How to print a barcode model on a computer from Android, Windows RT or iPad 1 device using network barcode printer?

My problem is this : I have Bartender, which is a barcode editor and printer software on my computer. I need my employee to print a barcode label on a network barcode printer (Toshiba B-EXT4T1) using ...
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2013 Word Doc printing smaller than full size

Just got a new computer loaded with Microsoft Office 2013, and this document that I've printed many times is now printing smaller than full size. This document was some kind of template created many ...
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How to print photos in different sizes in Windows 10 like the old Photo Viewer used to

I want to be able to control which photos to print and at what size -- like you used to be able to in the old Photo Viewer in older versions of Windows rather than the new Metro-style Photos app. ...
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Force a header to print onto each page of a print job in windows?

Is there a way through the printer settings, in Windows, such that each print job would have a header printed on each page?
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Print (cat) a vim encrypted file

I used -x option in vim to encrypt a file. I read this files much more times than I write to it, so I always use cat and then remember it is encrypted because of what it shows.. So then I have to ...
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How can I make a copy of a Networked printer in Windows 10?

Having upgraded from Windows 7 to 10, one feature I am looking for is having multiple copies of a networked printer, each with different settings, as I did in Windows 7, as described in this question, ...
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Print half page or a quarter page

I have a PDF which contains 4 powerpoint diapositives per sheet in landscape mode: Is there a way to tell adobe reader to print half page for each paper sheet? I would like that Diapositive 1 and 2 ...
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Two-page view in Word, shouldn't the first page be on the right?

Greetings Superusers, I'm putting together a lengthy document in Word, and it's going to be printed and bound duplex. I've put page-numbers "outside" etc, and all is pretty. The problem is, in the "...
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Epson XP-600 will not print properly with all new ink recently installed

I just installed brand new Epson 273 ink cartridges ($64 worth!) in my Epson XP-600 printer. One box had all the colors plus black, and one had the fatter black cartridge. I am not getting ANY black ...
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lpr does not see default printer - why?

I've set my only printer to be the default printer via CUPS, which lpstat confirms $ lpstat -p -d printer MFC-9840CDW is idle. enabled since Fri 03 Jun 2016 09:05:46 AM Online system default ...
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Enabling “USB Printing Support” in Windows 7

I'm trying to use an old parallel-port based printer with a USB-to-parallel port adapter on Windows 7. When I plug it into the USB port on the computer it's listed as an unrecognized device. I know ...
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Printing spooler won't work unless restarted

Something goes wrong when I start Windows 7. After each reboot of the PC, I can't print. I found that I have to restart the spooler in order to launch the impression. After that, it is good. I did ...
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My printer is not listed in 2 out of 3 computers

I just installed a wireless printer server. So I want to connect all of my computers to the printer. However, when I try to add printer, my printer is not on the list Here is the screenshot So ...
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Printable Area Error

I have a Microsoft Word .docx file that I am attempting to print in Microsoft Word for Mac 2011. After I click print, I receive an error that says A header of section 1 is set outside the ...
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Why is my Word document being cropped when I print?

I'm trying to create a landscape A3 (42.0 x 29.7cm) table plan for a wedding in Microsoft Word 2007. (Yes, I know it's not the best tool for the job, but it's all I've got and it's what I know best. I'...
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Windows won't recognize network printer

So this has been driving me crazy. I've set up a shared printer via Samba on Ubuntu using this very helpful guide. Everyone using a Mac can connect and print perfectly. Windows on the other hand will ...
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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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Word changing background when printing

I have a document design made up in word (2010), but when I go to print it, it goes from this Document with background image and borders to this PDF printing with the top and bottom border ...
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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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How to allow guest access in SAMBA

So basically, I'm having the exact same issue as the guy in this thread. I can see the samba print share, but not access it from windows. The top answer, which looks promising states that I must do ...
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Microsoft Word 2013 failing to print checkbox character

In my .docx file, I have a checklist typed out like this: ☐ Read the prep doc ☐ Look up client notes But when I print the document, the boxes don't appear. Everything else about the document ...
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HP printer will print and scan from browser but not from printing utility

I am trying to fix a friends printing issues with his HP Envy 5530. He switched internet provider earlier this week and since then he has not been able to scan or print. His computer is on a wired ...