Printing pictures

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at
Sun Dec 24 03:50:11 GMT 2006

On Saturday 23 December 2006 19:40, Juha Sandberg wrote:
>There's one more very good solution for printing pictures in Kubuntu,
> and it's Open Office. First I download pictures from camera via usb
> with Digikam. Then I edit them with Digikam or Gimp, if necessary, and
> saving them somewhere I want. Then in Open Office Word Processor I open
> the picture, and there, resizing is very easy by dragging with mouse.
> And there's many changes to setup printerdriver before printing. My
> printer is HP6540, and  I've been satisfied quality of pictures doing
> like this. Even this isn't very professional way, I prompt you to try
> it!

This is also true, I have composed and printed my photo christmas cards in 
openoffice for the last 3 years.  Works great,  You can even stretch 
things out a wee bit, tending to hide that bay window you just discovered 
you had.  :-)

>----- Original Message ----
>From: Michael Satterwhite <michael at>
>To: Kubuntu Help and User Discussions <kubuntu-users at>
>Sent: Saturday, December 23, 2006 2:53:56 AM
>Subject: Printing pictures
>In Ubuntu / Kubuntu, what program do you recommend for printing
>pictures. e.g. If I have a jpg taken from my digital camera (I use a
>flash card reader) and want to print it to a 4x6 (possibly without white
>margins) on my HP 5440, what is the best package for this?
>Thanks in advance

Cheers, Gene
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