Host Print Transform is the config piece that enables overlay, graphics, barcoding, etc. We used HP laserjets configured as 4019 with HPT and the HPPJL drivers. HPT can be a real pig sometimes, so make sure you assign enough storage to QSPL subsystem. Eric DeLong Sally Beauty Company MIS-Sr. Programmer/Analyst 940-898-7863 or ext. 1863 -----Original Message----- From: PaulMmn [mailto:PaulMmn@ix.netcom.com] Sent: Thursday, October 11, 2001 11:07 PM To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: IPDS printer setup (was: RE: Level Check on CRTOVL?) If you don't have an IPDS chip, you -can- print overlays if you use AFP printing. You need to define the printer as AFP capable (I don't remember the exact settings). AFP uses the AS/400 to create the bit map that is sent to the printer. This does work with remote printers, but a lot more slowly-- the AS/400 ships the entire page bitmap for each page you print. That's when you need the IPDS card-- the bitmap for the overlay is shipped once, then reused with each page of variable data you print. --Paul E Musselman PaulMmn@ix.netcom.nospam.com >Okay, I am clueless here. How do I set up a IPDS printer? How can I tell if >the printer will even work for this? > >In our department we have a Xerox and a Lexmark currently set up that they >can print from the AS400 via IP address. > >Mike >_______________________________________________ >This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing list >To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com >To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, >visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/midrange-l >or email: MIDRANGE-Lemail@example.com >Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives >at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l. _______________________________________________ This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing list To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/midrange-l or email: MIDRANGE-Lfirstname.lastname@example.org Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l.
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