For some reason the beast was happy enough plotting to a PDF printer when I had problems. This is also handy when working away from the office. I hadn't tried HPGL drivers but shall now.
"Joe Sapienza" <[EMAIL PROTECTED] To: "Protel EDA Forum" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> om> cc: Subject: Re: [PEDA] 99se plotting problem 10-Jun-2003 09:33 PM Please respond to "Protel EDA Forum" Used to have a similar Issue before If I recall it was with an HP 1200 series and a 1055 series plotter, If I remember correctly we switched to the HGPL drivers and all was fine and dandy ----- Original Message ----- From: "Brooks,Bill" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: "'Protel EDA Forum'" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Sent: Tuesday, June 10, 2003 3:10 PM Subject: Re: [PEDA] 99se plotting problem > I get that all the time... no real resolution at the moment. I work around > it, the HP LaserJet printer works. > The plotter usually gives me the error message and then proceeds to work. I > usually have to crash the program to get3 out of it though... it is not very > useful as is, but I have not received any patch to fix it.. so we suffer > with it. > We have a HP DesignJet 650C and a HP DesignJet 800 (24"wide roll paper feed) > Both have minor issues with plotting but we get by. The fonts get messed up > on one and the line codes for dashed lines come out too small to see on the > other. > > Bill Brooks > > > -----Original Message----- > From: Ralph Garvin [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] > Sent: Tuesday, June 10, 2003 10:08 AM > To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > Subject: [PEDA] 99se plotting problem > > I am using 99se under windows 2000. > I can plot pcb documents, but if I set up > our hp plotter as the printer for the > schematic editor, I get error message > "Printer selected is not valid". > Then the program behaves erratically and > has to be stopped from task manager... > > Anyone have situation similar to this?? > Any resolution?? > > Regards > > Ralph Garvin > > > > * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * To post a message: mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] * * To leave this list visit: * http://www.techservinc.com/protelusers/leave.html * * Contact the list manager: * mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] * * Forum Guidelines Rules: * http://www.techservinc.com/protelusers/forumrules.html * * Browse or Search previous postings: * http://www.mail-archive.com/[EMAIL PROTECTED] * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *