How to Share a Printer

Printer sharing is a very useful resource on your home or business network. Printer Sharing enables you to use a single printer over the network, i.e. from a number of computers. Many offices use the Sharing of Printers to make operation more economic.I will show you simple steps to do […]

Printer Ink Cartridges, Introduction

An ink cartridge is a replaceable component of an ink jet printer that contains the ink (and sometimes the print-head itself) that is spread on paper during printing. Each ink cartridge contains one or more partitioned ink reservoirs; certain manufacturers also add electronic contacts and a chip that communicates with […]

Encapsulated PostScript (Printer Languages)

Encapsulated PostScript is File format of Adobe’s PostScript page description language used in high quality computer printers. EPS is device independent, images can be transferred between different applications as well as sized and printed on different (EPS-compatible or emulating) printers, without any loss of image quality. It exploits the full […]

Laser Printer Disadvantages

Laser printers have many useful features but there are very few disadvantages to owning a laser printer. One of them is definitely the cost. The money that you could spend on a very high-end inkjet printer will only buy you a very low-end color laser printer with limited capacities. Color […]

Printer Troubleshooting Tips

Printer troubleshooting should always be done by a professional, however simple problems can be solved with very little efforts. In this post I would like to share some tips which I have found very useful.Check the simple stuff first The first thing you want to do when you cannot print […]

All in One Printers

“All in One Printers” or “multifunction printers” have become extremely popular over the last several years. These printers generally include copying and scanning functions, as well as sending and receiving faxes in some cases. Some of the newer models also include photo printing capabilities, with digital memory card readers and […]

HP Graphics Language (HP GL), (Printer Languages)

HPGL, sometimes hyphenated as HP-GL, is the primary printer control language used by Hewlett-Packard plotters. The name is an initialism for Hewlett-Packard Graphics Language. It later became a standard for almost all plotters. Hewlett-Packard’s printers also usually support HPGL in addition to PCL.The Hewlett Packard Graphics Language (HP GL) is […]

Hewlett Packard Printer Command Language (Printer Languages)

Hp PCL or Hewlett Packard Printer Command Language was introduced by the Hewlett-Packard. It is independent of host system, device drivers, I/O interface, and network communications. Its purpose is to bring all HP printers together under a common control structure. HP used it in its first desktop laser printer. PCL […]

Dot-Matrix Printers

A dot matrix printer or impact matrix printer refers to a type of computer printer with a print head that runs back and forth on the page and prints by impact, striking an ink-soaked cloth ribbon against the paper, much like a typewriter.Dot-matrix technology uses a series or matrix of […]

Printer Emulation

Emulator means someone who copies the words or behavior of another Synonyms. In computer sciences hardware, software or a combination of the two that enables a computer to act like another computer and run applications written for that computer is called emulator. In the past, it was often a hardware […]