Page Size/Config changes w/ Printer Selection (???)

This is weird...



Running Publisher 2003; & am drafting simple parking lot layouts on my work

machine.  Mt page size & config is 8.5" X 14", in 'Landscape'.  We have a

new office printer (An HP 2800); & when I print to that printer everything

is OK.  But when I now attempt to print to the printer in my cubicle (HP

1610)...the page size jumps down to 8.5" X 11'' (allowing the page content

to spill over the top & bottom of the page, of course).  If I print anyway

(to 8.5" X 14" paper), the alignment is way off.



Anyone know what could be causing this?  Would like to fix it, if so...as

it's much better for me to print to my regular printer (in close proximity).



Thanks,



mark4man


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Are you setting up the printer when you setup your paper size?

Printer drivers can become unstable. Maybe a re-install? It is best to 
completely remove the printer driver before installing/reinstalling.
http://members.shaw.ca/bsanders/CleanPrinterDrivers.htm

If you have Vista, there is a Vista driver on the HP web site with a March 2007 
timestamp, huge download.
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareList?os=2093&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&product=390315&lang=en

-- 
Mary Sauer MSFT MVP
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"Mark Forman / DRC, TRCT" <trct.drc@verizon.net> wrote in message 
news:ODvibnPOIHA.4752@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
> This is weird...
>
>
>
> Running Publisher 2003; & am drafting simple parking lot layouts on my work
>
> machine.  Mt page size & config is 8.5" X 14", in 'Landscape'.  We have a
>
> new office printer (An HP 2800); & when I print to that printer everything
>
> is OK.  But when I now attempt to print to the printer in my cubicle (HP
>
> 1610)...the page size jumps down to 8.5" X 11'' (allowing the page content
>
> to spill over the top & bottom of the page, of course).  If I print anyway
>
> (to 8.5" X 14" paper), the alignment is way off.
>
>
>
> Anyone know what could be causing this?  Would like to fix it, if so...as
>
> it's much better for me to print to my regular printer (in close proximity).
>
>
>
> Thanks,
>
>
>
> mark4man
>
> 


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mary-sauer (6480)
12/7/2007 6:25:13 PM
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