Questions tagged [printing]

Printing is a process for reproducing text and image, typically with ink on paper, using a printer or a printing press.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
1answer
27 views

How can I tell if a wifi printer can print PDF without proprietary drivers?

The obvious answer would be to check the printer spec sheet and look for Page Description Language (PDL). My problem is that most spec sheets don't explicitly mention PDF, they only mention ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

What is the significance of Page Description Language (PDL) in printer specification sheets? [closed]

Most network printers these days claim they support some combination of IPP, Mopria, AirPrint, WiFi-direct, etc. protocols. These protocols claim that certain PDLs must be supported, typically some ...
2
votes
0answers
20 views

Print to Side by Side views in Notepad ++

I have two files in side by side view tabs in Notepad ++ (Vertically Synchronized) is there a way to print both files on the same page so I don't lose the formatting??? Side By Side documents
0
votes
0answers
20 views

On Windows in file explores, right-click/print sends images straight to default printer

In a file explorer window, I select one or more images and right-click. Then I select print. The expected behavior is to open a menu asking me which printer I want and the size of images, etc. ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

How to prevent printer from printing color

I have a Brother HLL8260CDW and I am trying to set up two separate "printers" in cups, one which selects "Mono" printing and another one which uses "Color" by default. This works fine on one machine ...
0
votes
1answer
51 views

Print A4 document on A5 paper with automatic margins and font size adjustment

tl;dr: Is there any magical way of printing a fully formatted A4 document in Word on half-size A5 paper? In Microsoft Word 2010 or 2013 or any other piece of Windows program. Exactly the same document ...
0
votes
2answers
34 views

Is it possible for a windows service to print a PDF file?

I have this function within a Python script that has been installed as a windows service with NSSM. When the Python script is run normally (i.e. not as a service), the file is printed. However, when ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

How to print a very long row in google sheet? [migrated]

I have a Google Sheet that has a very very very long row. The problem I have is that when I try to print it, the row get cut and doesn't go over multiple pages. It there a way to force this? For ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

How to add a custom context menu to print and ask how many copies to print of a file

I want to add a custom context menu item (win10) to right click a PDF file and to then ask how many times to print the file using the default printer. The qty can be a dropdown menu of 1-20 or ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Desire to print out my entire website's HTML/CSS

I recently migrated a website from one hosting company to another and changed the domain name at the same time (they did it all). It's up and running but with lots of bad links - I'm on my own now and ...
0
votes
1answer
180 views

How to print elongated pages

I have an ESP 3200 Kodak printer. It does a great job at printing however I am making skateboards and using heat transfer vinyl, and printing it in sections rather than a single page. I have recently ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

How to print elongated pages [duplicate]

I have an ESP 3200 Kodak printer. It does a great job at printing however I am making skateboards and using heat transfer vinyl, and printing it in sections rather than a single page. I have recently ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

“Security Option…” in Print/Save-as-PDF Not Protecting PDF

Follow the thread: »»» Print Dialog menu box’s (bottom left) “Save as PDF”; »»» subsequent Print Dialog box’s “Security Option” button; »»» checkbox for “Require password to copy text, images and ...
1
vote
0answers
12 views

Laser printer - blurred / fringed edges (Kyocera EP C170n)

I'm trying to restore print quality on my Kyocera EP C170n but am having no luck. The problem is that any hard edge is blurred / fringed with a fuzzy gray outline. This is particularly noticeable on ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Printing Issue on Excel 2013

I am having issue on printing excel with with logo/picture. If i adjust the Page Set-up to "fit to one" the logo /picture is not being adjusted within the print area. However, if the Page Set-up is is ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

how to change paper size in Ubuntu Chrome

I use Chrome version 79.0.3945.88 in Ubuntu (can't update) and the paper size options for the print are the following: I need to print on 4x6in index cards, is there a way to customize this?
0
votes
0answers
13 views

EPSON TM-T88VI printer on Ubuntu 16.04: works from command line, not from CUPS nor GUI

Just managed to install the EPSON TM-T88VI drivers from the official EPSON website (version 3.0.0). Everything seems to be OK: the printer is recognized by the OS (connected with USB) the drivers ...
1
vote
0answers
57 views

Receipt Printer Adds Huge White Space At Top Of Receipt

I have a Star TSP143 LAN printer. When I print a PDF from a Windows machine, the printer adds a large amount of paper (a couple feet) before the contents of the pdf. I don't know why. When I print a ...
1
vote
1answer
36 views

Is there a way to trace the origin of a print job on a wireless printer?

So I had a weird thing happen today—a print job showed up in the tray of my wireless HP printer (HP OfficeJet Pro 6960 in case anyone cares) that nobody in my house had printed. The most annoying ...
0
votes
0answers
57 views

Print all open tabs in a Chrome window

I have to print frequently a couple of dozens of PDF pages open in one Chrome window. The manual process involves Cntrl+P for print; hit ENTER to proceed with the pinting; press Cntrl+DwnPg to go to ...
1
vote
2answers
61 views

How to completely hide the *last page* in a Word document, when the penultimate page has a different orientation?

I have a template document in MS Word, which includes instructions on the first page. I have formatted this entire section with hidden text, such that it does not print. Users fill in the document, ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

CLP 315 Samsung… unnecessary Lines on the paper

This CLP 315 was sitting in the room for 10 years. I never used it when I purchased it 10 years ago. I want to use it now. it's giving me these ugly lines. I have cleaned the drum and the transfer ...
1
vote
1answer
18 views

Word and printing certain items

I'm trying to create a form to send to my candidates which will later be printed. I created this form with word 2016 and for every field I want filled in I inserted a "Rich Text Content Control" ...
1
vote
2answers
103 views

Ghostscript with mswinpr2 is slow, how to make it faster?

I'm using the following command to print a pdf file. "C:\Program Files\gs\gs9.52\bin\gswin64c.exe" \ -dBATCH \ -dNOPAUSE \ -dFitPage \ -c "mark /OutputFile (%printer%...
1
vote
1answer
95 views

How can I print HTML file to PDF from command line in Windows 10 (without Admin access, and NOT using Chrome)?

I need to generate PDFs from a bunch of HTML files, and I want to do it from a command line rather than by hand. I know how to do it using Chrome but I prefer to avoid it since it seems to cause my ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

Wi-Fi printer works from Ethernet source, not from Wi-Fi

I have this Wi-Fi only printer. It connects to my router just fine. I can print from a computer connected with an Ethernet cable to my router (both a Linux stationary and a Win 8 laptop). I cannot ...
-1
votes
1answer
25 views

How can I print this webpage into a pdf file without missing diagrams?

I printed this page into a PDF file, by either Ctrl+P in chrome browser, or command google-chrome --headless --print-to-pdf https://towardsdatascience.com/10-common-software-architectural-patterns-in-...
0
votes
0answers
5 views

MS Project print preview does'nt fit the required timescale range

In the print preview display of MS-Project, you have the SETTINGS where tou can choose the timescale range inside which you want the gantt to be displayed. If you choose the option "Print specific ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

How can I print a website as a PDF using an unorthodox page size?

I want to save a page as a PDF with a page size of 8.25"x10.75", but I can't find any good way of doing so. The program CutePDF seems to work, but it looks like it basically takes a picture of the ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

default double sided printing in one specific word file, not system wide

I have a normal 2 page word document that gets copied and printed often. Naturally I want it to be printed doublesided, which works just fine, when I use the "quick-print" setting it prints on two ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

“Cannot initialise printer” error on Qucken 2000 under Windows-10 (W10)

For years, we have used Quicken 2000 Deluxe for our personal accounting at home. We had difficulty when we tried to install it on a new W10 computer, but we eventually found a way to get it installed,...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Server 2016 and HP MFP M477fnw - adding paper sizes to the on-printer paper tray config

TL;DR I'm trying to customize this: I just added a third paper tray to my HP MFP M477fnw laser printer today, and I intend on using nonstandard paper in this tray regularly. Is there a way to set ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Printing from many xps documents or pdf to one sheet

I have multiple pdf or oxps files that have a small image that I would like to print. however I don't want to waste paper and print one image/file per sheet so I would like to grab all images from ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Print a PDF to actual size but moved to centre of the page

I print sewing patterns which need to be printed at Actual Size / 100% which is easy to set when printing from Acrobat. The problem is is put the print right up to the top and left edge. My printer ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

Is there a way to restrict printer access to certain users (Windows/Linux/MacOS), over a local network?

I have set up a print server, connected to a single printer, using cups and samba on a Raspberry Pi 4, running Raspbian Buster, on my university’s local network. Currently, anyone on the network can ...
1
vote
1answer
29 views

Map Printers based on physical location

I work at a company where we have 2 locations which are close fairly to each other, and some users often travel between buildings with laptops. We're just setting up our AD environment, and I'm ...
1
vote
2answers
42 views

Changed “open with” for .txt from notepad to notepad++ - how can i regain print from the context menu?

I'm lost on this one. I've been farting around in the registry for days, and asking on general type forums like tenforums.com So far no luck. I've set txt files to open with my portable notepad++ ...
0
votes
0answers
42 views

Microsoft Word Printing on command line

As you know we can automatically send a docx file to printer via MS Office Word command line orders: "WINWORD.EXE" /q /n "doc.docx" /mFilePrintDefault /mFileCloseOrExit Can we also set the printing ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

How to make background picture look the same after printing in Word?

I'm writing a novel. This is just for fun, so I decided to set a funny background picture to the every page. This is done via Design or Page Layout → Watermark → Picture. I want its original ...
1
vote
1answer
104 views

Is there a way to pause current print job and start printing another document in windows 10?

Let's say I have a list of documents in the print queue. I am in urgent need of printing the last document. The current print job will take 1 hour to finish. Is there a way to pause the current print ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

Windows Print Pictures change placement?

I use this 4-in-1-page print mode A LOT. But new printer prints from the right side instead of the left, so can't feed it half a piece of letter-sized paper anymore without using a different print ...
1
vote
1answer
55 views

I turn Landscape page horizontally. So must printer flip on Long or Short Edge?

When I turn page, I turn horizontally like this picture. This means I pick "Flip on short edge" right? Pls see screen shot below.
0
votes
1answer
71 views

Enable Scanning+Printer from print server

we multiple the multiple printer's in our office (HP laserjet Pro MFP M127) which i now mostly configured on print server. The problem is with some people want to scan the documents from these printer!...
0
votes
0answers
85 views

how to apply wait for google-chrome print pdf till the browser loads all javascript content

I'm using google-chrome command to print pdf of web page. This is done on console ubuntu which not having any UI. The command is follows. google-chrome --headless --disable-gpu --delay=60000 --run-...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Linux - lp command only printing 1 line of text on printer

I am trying to print a text file within a script to a printer using lp -d {printer} {file}, but it's only printing what looks like the first line from the file. (the printer works fine for it's ...
0
votes
2answers
137 views

“The printer is not responding”, but I can connect to it (Mac)

I'm on my university's network and would like to avoid bothering the support staff if I can resolve this myself. Printing usually works for me, but since yesterday I get the "Printing - The printer is ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

Printing from OSX to an HP m281 printer, using a generic PCL driver, prints a low quality B&W image. Why?

Ive got an HP m281 laser print which works well when connected to a PC, but when printed to from a Mac is unstable (some docs wont print etc) when using the HP provided drivers. I have also tried ...
1
vote
1answer
95 views

What are the “protocols” on my Brother printer?

I have a Brother DCP-L2530DW series printer and I was wondering whether it would be possible to scan to a network folder (FTP or CIFS/SMB). I see that there are some "protocols" available on the web ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

Lexmark MS517dn prints very slow

I have a Lexmark MS517dn that it's used in production and it prints very slow (~5 sec/page). Is there any setting to increase the print speed?
0
votes
0answers
42 views

Print 108 square boxes in A4 paper?

How do I fit 108 square boxes in A4 paper, there should be a little gap between consecutive squares. Is there any easy way to do it.. Im usually given "x" number of squares that needed to fit in A4 ...

1
2 3 4 5
40