Printer's font

H.S.Rai hardeep.rai at
Fri Aug 5 01:29:49 UTC 2011

On Thu, Aug 4, 2011 at 10:52 PM, Steve Flynn <anothermindbomb at> wrote:
> Dot Matrix - really?


> Apart from "why are you still using a dot matrix
> printer",

To print multiple copies with carbon.

> this doesn't really surprise me.


> If it's a dot matrix printer, you probably only have a choice of Courier,
> Courier Italic, Courier Bold and sub/super scripts.

If I am able to use font from printer, then even "Script" font
(selectable from front panel) is good. I can use it from console, but
not from GUI application. SO I need help to use printer's font from
GUI applications.

> Are you *really* sure it's a Dot Matrix printer?

I am surprised on your surprise. Search Internet and you can find many
companies are in business of Dot Matrix Printer.


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