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Kracked_P_P---webmaster <webmaster <at>> writes:

On 04/03/2014 12:11 PM, James Knott wrote:
Kracked_P_P---webmaster wrote:
What printer are you using?  And what printer "driver"?  PDF or
Postscript lever 1, 2, or 3?

Which version was the last it worked?  The same and now it does not 
If that is the case, it may be a problem with the config users files.
I don't recall how long ago, as it's been a while since I printed an
envelope.  However, it's a Dell 1110 with the Dell 1110 Foomatic/gdi
drivers.  However, further testing reveals it may be a printer problem,
as I can print to PDF properly.

I have has issues with a certain printer while other worked fine.  The 
issue was that the laser printer was "stuck" printing in the 4 page per 
sheet mode, but would only print one of the very small pages per sheet, 
instead of 4.  I never used that mode before. The other printers would 
print normally.  The only other time was when a printer would bot duplex 
print when it did a few days before.  Both needed the user config folder 
to be recreated. For some reason, sometimes a "gremlin" decided to mess 
up one of the config files and I cannot find where it was mess with.  So 
recreating the folder works.  I just then have to add the extensions 
needed.  No problems there.

I never had any luck with finding a Dell printer driver for Ubuntu, or 
at least the ones I have had given to me to "pass on to others if 
needed".  So I stick with HP and Canon [need to go to the UK site since 
the US site does not support Linux].

Just to add a bit into the mix, I am finding the same doesn't-want-to-print-
landscape in LO Writer. This is with Linux Mint 16 Cinnamon, 64-bit and a 
Brother HL-2270DW laser printer. (The driver is the built-in CUPS driver.) 
Funny thing is, it printed landscape fine until recently! Turn the file into 
a pdf, open it in Document Viewer (i.e., Evince), and it prints in landscape 
just fine. Perhaps the same would be true of Calc creations, as well? 
Changing the .config user file in order to force the creation of a new one 
achieved nothing, for me.

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