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Old 11-26-2004, 10:47 AM   #1
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Printing 2 pages per sheet


Hi,

I have a printer that is capable of print multiple pages per sheet and also duplex. Its a HP 2300dn - I've setup the driver as Hp2300 - and this allows rme to print in duplex mode, however I dont seem to be able to find any option to let me print more than one page per side//sheet.


There appears to be separate commands to do this - however i was looking for a printer configuration I could change and avoid th ehassle of the intermediate step.

Any thoughts?
 
Old 11-26-2004, 03:18 PM   #2
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Since you don't say what printing system you're using, I'll assume cups. There is an option in the printer setup called N-up. You can read about it in the cups user manual, chapter 3 Standard Options, section N-up.
Basically, setting the nup option sets the number of pages per side of paper.
nup=1 one page per side
nup=2 two pages per side
nup=4 four pages per side
etc.
 
Old 11-29-2004, 06:28 AM   #3
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Perfect - works a treat - thanks a million! much appreciated!
 
  


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