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# User manuals for printers

printer documentation is in ADFS::HardDisc5.$.DOCZ.Printing ADFS::HardDisc5.$.DOCZ.Printing.DELL.userguide.UG.MAC_UNIX_UG.INDEX/HTML ADFS::HardDisc5.$.DOCZ.Printing.SAMSUNG.EnGuide/pdf RemotePrinterFS module in - ADFS::HardDisc5.$.Printing.RPFS

# PS3 PostScript3

If there is a print problem check what is being sent by printing to file. If it is as follows then !PS3 has NOT been run! %!PS-Adobe-2.0 %%Creator: PostScript PDriver module 4.70 It should look like: %!PS-Adobe-3.0 %%Title: (Publisher) %%Creator: PDriverPS3 1.15 (22 Dec 2009) PostScript 3

# Parallel to USB

after installing a PDF for Samsung you need to run PrtSet2USB to change the connection from parallel to USB or else you get the message "can't open printer" see http://www.freelists.org/list/riscos-printing for printing related discussions

# Network printers

Iyonix - put RPFS in ADFS::HardDisc5.$.!Boot.Choices.Boot.PreDesk this loads module RFPS - it shows as RemotePrinterFS 1.04 installed new PS3 driver, connection to file with following string RemotePrinterFS#proto=LPD:address=192.168.0.6;queue=auto;sendfirst=datafile: Successful print to Dell 2330dn on ethernet

# Make a PDF - PostScript and PDF and GhostScript

Run !Ghostscr Run !PrintPDF Run !Printers !> PoS2File -- make active Print file to target -- currently Printout in root of HardDisk5 drop P/ps onto icon bar printpdf change name drop somewhere safe view in !Artworks or !PDF

# Print a PC file on printer attached to RISC OS m/c

On the XP machine, click on "Print to file" Throw that file over the network to the RiscPC. Drop the file onto !FastSpool (free from http://www.zarquon.epage.t-online.de/Software.html)

# UniPrint

after install look in ADFS::HardDisc4.$.Printing

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