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Software that involves printing data onto either physical or virtual media

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A good Mac program to prepare photos for sending to a printing lab

Sometimes I want to print out a batch of photos - all with the same small white frame and the Title or Caption metadata as text underneath the photo. LightRoom can do this, but I do not want a ...
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How can I save to PDF from Chrome with as good results as Safari?

On macOS, Safari's "Export as PDF..." menu option is fast, and prints to a single page PDF. I'd like to do the same in Chrome. It seems the recommended way to save a page as a PDF is to &...
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Which software is used to print page results to dotmatrix printer from a php web application?

Our old application is richclient which is built in xbase and it works fine with dotmatrix printers . Now we are changing the system to a web app which front end is PHP , middleware python and sql ...
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Book printing software

I need a software for editing books for printing. It should have 1. adding numbers to pages 2. option to manage how an a5 book is printed (like rotating the text in each page so it can be the folded, ...
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Reliable software for ESC/POS thermal printer (USB interface)

I installed the printer driver, but the manufacturer didn't provide much in the way of SDK or API. They assumed that the printer will only be used with a USB printer software POS, but I want to print ...
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Toner Chip reset in HP Color Laser Printer 150nw

I am using HP Color Laser 150nw (Product number 4ZB95A) Recently, I got this red indication on Black Laser Toner cartridge (K). They have asked me to reset the toner chip, to refill the ink? How to ...
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Scanning / printing server software with gui and file sharing

I am trying to build a home scanning / printing service with a raspberry pi, so no one has to download drivers and all these operations can be centralized. Currently, it can be controlled remotely by ...
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Is there any free lightweight alternative (Windows 10) for Paint, which can memorize printing settings?

I have Python script which asks OS (Windows 10) to print some image. OS starts defaults program for the file type and asks it to print image. Everything is fine with Paint program, but it does not ...
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Any scanner apps for Android?

I'd like to have an app that can use a real network printer-scanner to scan documents on Android, but all I can find are apps which use the camera. Are there apps that could use a printer to scan ...
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Creating a virtual printer to handle custom print job events

I'm looking to create a .NET virtual printer that I can install on client's machines and have them print to it so that I can do some custom print job events such as: Parse the printjob for specific ...
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Looking for software that can transfer PDF files and print them automatically (and then move them to a processed folder)

I'm running a webshop that is hosted online. Shipping labels for orders are currently exported once a day in a CSV file. I import them, and then print them to my local printer. We want to automate ...
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Kayleigh alternative for Linux

I wanted to ask if anyone know is there any Linux alternative for Kayleigh that I could use for our Sharp printers (MX-2651)? I need print server that would be compatible with SHARP OSA and allow me ...
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app to automatically print e-mails from iphone to a printer wirelessly

Right now I am using an email client to forward my emails to my printer from my computer. It's called thunderbird. Thunderbird however doesn't have a phone app. what i would like is the ability ...
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Gratis Windows PDF printer

My Windows "print to PDF" functionality no longer works. I am unable to make it work, and unwilling to reinstall Windows. I am seeking a gratis background spooler service for Windows, which I can ...
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Windows PDF printer with no dialog

When printing documents in SAP Business One (our ERP) it automatically goes to default printer. If I set any printer, it goes straight to the printer. No questions. If I set 'Microsoft Print to PDF' ...
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Code printing with support for TrueType, code ligatures, UTF-8, command line

I'm searching for a tool that can pretty-print code on paper. My requirements are: TrueType support Supports C/C++ Coloured output Command-line interface (scriptable) Runs on Linux Supports UTF-8 ...
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Application to extract & print directory list for Windows

I'm looking for an application to extract or print the Directory list. Preferably, Can be saved as a text file, PDF file, HTML and XML tables Output File Lists Including Metadata Filter File And ...
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Export select pages from PDF as copyable text?

I sometimes need to export a few pages from a big PDF file. The pages must then be "copyable", ie the pages must not be exported as images. On my older Windows 7 computer, a 200 page PDF crashes ...
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Software for combining non-rectangular images on a large sheet

I would like to automate process of creating batch sheets for printing filled with a lot of non-rectangular images. These images (stickers) have various shapes and different sizes. Source images are ...
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Dot Matrix Printer (Epson FX 1) Emulation C#

I've a old(er) battery analyzer, a CASP 2500. It has a DB25 connector on the back of it. I'm using a DB25-DB9 converter to connect it to the COM1/Serial Port of my computer. I've modified some C# ...
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What GUI tool to make CMYK datavisualisation

When designing for print it would be nice to be able to select the colors in CMYK values. This way the user can control the black levels and not rely on RGB to CMYK conversions, which can be ...
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Variables to be made part of text for print the easy way

I have the content of appointment letters of a number of employees to be printed in A4 page with variables like name, date of joining, post, salary. I need suggestion regarding software that takes ...
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Software to print PDF to booklet with scaling

I have an OKI C911 printer that can do duplex printing up to SRA3. I often want to print PDFs that have a smaller page size (e.g. A4 or smaller). Adobe Acrobat Reader allows either setting scaling, ...
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Print info into database

I am in need of software which can act as a printer and allow me to insert the information into a database. The problem is in Pharmacy in uk the prescription info is encoded so we can’t get to it for ...
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Open-source software for printing calendar months (with a printer)

I'm wanting a program for Linux (I use Xubuntu) where I can print calendars (with a printer; I don't just mean printing it to the screen). It would be nice if I could add events to it before printing, ...
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Printer Management software (Open source)

if we have around 30 Windows 10 PC and multiple Network printers I need a software for managing those printers from my desk, for example If I need to install/manage/delete a printer at desktop number ...
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What programs/utilities exist to print to epub file?

Google Chrome, Microsoft Word, and Windows for that matter all have a "Printer" called "Print/Save to PDF." This permits one to print pages from any program to a PDF file. I have considered using this ...
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Compose multiple picutures onto a single A4 page for printing

I've got a large collection of holiday photos I want to print off in small sizes to glue into a scrap book. I'm after sizes smaller than 6x4 so visiting a standard print kiosk isn't an option. ...
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Writing training slides and a workbook at once

I'm going to rework one of our trainings in our company. There will be more reworked trainings with the next year. As a side note, we offer technical trainings, so we need slides filled with source ...
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Printing a monthly calendar with custom pictures and events

I want to print a monthly calendar on A3 (or 11x17", tabloid) paper, with spiral bindings in the middle of the (cut) sheet. The top half is a nice photo and the bottom is one month, with custom events ...
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merge a scanned multi-page document into a single PDF (Windows) - no 3rd-Party

In Windows10, I wanted to know how to merge a scanned multi-page document (the result was multiple images - 1 per page) into a single PDF without installing new/untrusted software. My search for ...
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Printing posters via tiled regular paper sizes on macOS?

I find myself often needing to print posters. I'd like to use an app like Pages to generate the poster layout initially and then just print it, but obviously there's no print engine in macOS that ...
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A program that prints a pdf containing grey text so that all greys (or colours) go to black

Often when you download .pdfs of books from Archive.org, you find that the printed text has been rendered grey. I am seeking a program runnable on 64-bit Windows 7 Pro that can print such a .pdf with ...
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Print PDF as double-sided mini (half-page) booklet

On my old printer there was an option to print a regular PDF (or any series of pages) in a way such that the output would form a double-sided mini booklet, in that you would take all the printed pages ...
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Print just 1/few word(s) covering the whole page

I often have to print just one or a few words in very large fonts filling up the entire A4 page, like signs (EXIT) or banners and such. I usually do this in MS Paint by writing the text in a HUGE ...
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Delaying print job in Windows

Right now I often print a lot of pages. About 100-200 pages front and back. Is there a tool or something I can do to add a delay between N-pages when printing on windows to rest the printer cartrigde? ...
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Instant print screen

This is probably obvious, but is there a way to make the print-screen button print the screen? No pasting to paint or other long solutions. I need it to work everywhere, including in games. Windows ...
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Printing images to scale (on multiple pages?)

I would like to find software to print images (svg, png, jpg, etc) to a scale I can set, with reasonable accuracy. If I could print on multiple page to tape together that would great. I'm wanting this ...
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Need help finding a specific directory printing program

I used to have this program that would print a list of folders into a txt document like so (little lines included): 01 Recipes ├───Cookies │ ├───Christmas │ │ ├───Red │ │ └───Green │ └───...
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Cartography: Software for creating high quality topographic maps

I’m looking for recommendation for (a) professional solution(s) for printing large-scale high-quality topographic map (e.g., topographic map for hiking like this one or large-scale city map like that ...
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PrintServer (PDF) which archives tray selection meta data

PDF does not contain information about tray selection. You need to store this side-by-side the pdf file. Unfortunately cups (which we use up to now) does not support the archiving of this meta data. ...
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Need Software/pseudo printer to redirect print jobs to other printers and keeping copies of said jobs

I need a virtual printer capable of doing this at the same time: Print to PDF (automatically placing PDFs in some user accessible folder, without asking the user). Forward the print job to another -...
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Virtual PDF printer to print from Firefox

There are some documents I need in PDF format. On a website it has the "print" button and it opens the standard options. I would like a simple, free "virtual PDF printer" that will save the document ...
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Software for scanning/printing documents in a large size for visually impared student

I work in a school where a lot of standard physical (non electronic) documents need to be re-worked and re-printed in a larger font size so that a visually impared student can read them. This is ...
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Print identifier on printed document

I have many printed documents (several thousands) and want to print unique numeric identifiers on them. The identifiers should either be generated by a special algorithm (ex. Damm or Verhoeff), or ...
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App to streamline complex printing configuration

I have a web application which generates PDFs to print that are out of the ordinary in terms of their size. Being in Europe, we normally print sheets of paper that are A4, but these PDFs are A5. Thus, ...
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PDF Printer with Preview

I'm often sending letters as PDF and prefer to proof read the final document to be sure embedded pictures, paragraphs etc. are correct. Hence I am looking for a PDF Printer that will show a preview ...
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Print from Mac to Windows only USB printer

I'm looking for some software to help me print from OS X to Windows, I have a USB Printer that has no driver for Mac, but I need to print from there (OS X 10.8). There is, however, a driver for ...
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Tools to assist with printing of Google Maps route [closed]

Say I have played with my Google Maps directions and gotten to the point that they look good and I'm ready to print. What is a good procedure for doing that, retaining control over formatting? The ...
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Printer-friendly web framework for CV creation?

I have been looking for a framework like Bootstrap and Foundation in order to create my CV. For this reason I need something that plays well with print versions. Is there a web framework out there ...
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