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Solaris Printing FAQ (Doc ID 2158165.1)

Last updated on JUNE 13, 2023

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 2/04 U8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document provides a quick reference and list of Frequently Asked Questions on the topic of the Solaris Printing.

This document is a living document and will constantly be updated as more questions get asked.

If you miss anything in this list, please let us know and add a comment to this Document.

IMPORTANT - See Doc ID 2664326.1 for updated information about changes to printing software in Solaris 11.4 SRU 21 and higher.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 How to Set up XYZ Printer on Solaris?
 Can I Print PDF Files with Solaris Printing?
 How to Print Asian or Arabic, UTF-8 or 8-Bit-ASCII?
 Solaris 11 CUPS printing
 Solaris 10 SysV printing
 How Do I Print ASCII Files in Landscape Mode ?
 How to Print to and from Windows
 Is JetAdmin (aka. HPPI) Supported on Solaris?
 How Can I Get Rid of Stairsteps in ASCII Printout?
 How Do I Migrate My Solaris 10 Printing Configuration to Solaris 11?
 How to Switch off the Banner Page?
 How To Setup Printing from Solaris to a Linux Printserver

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