On Tue, 2010-04-27 at 13:59 +0200, Maggy R. wrote:
> When I take a screenshot, crop it in the Gimp, send it to my printer, I first
> have to select page layout> orientation>portrait, paper source > cassette,
> then I have to go to print, select my default printer from a list, go to
> printer preferences, select cassette as paper source once again, select
> portrait printing once again, go back to the Gimp print menu, go to the second
> tab, lower the DPI settings to fit the image to the paper size, or else I get
> the screen shot by default as a 300dpi stamp size in the top left corner of
> the paper. Or I get an error message telling me that there is no paper in the
> rear tray (it's always empty).
> And all these actions time and time again, each time that I want to print a
> screen shot. Unless there is a decent way to set such things as defaults, I'm
> sorry to say that I find this a very clumsy time consumig way of printing.
> There are many other things for which I would like to set defaults in the Gimp
> but I've not yet been able to find where.
The settings you choose will be used as default settings the next time
you print. If that doesn't work, then there's a bug somewhere or it is
due to the fact that you are using the portable version for Windows.
Most likely it simply can't write the settings.
Printer settings are stored in ~/.gimp-2.6/print-page-setup and
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