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Old 09-30-2003, 02:51 PM   #1
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Post Abiword printing with alignment error


Hi. I'vs solved about a million Linux issues just lurking on linuxquestions.org, but now I've finally got one that hasn't been addressed. I'm printing to a Deskjet 970Cxi via parallel using Redhat 9 with Ximian Desktop 2 running on a Panasonic Toughbook CF-48. I've been using ooo.org to print, and it prints pretty darn well, but now I've switched to AbiWord 2.0 and while it seems to print the page well, it prints it about 4 inches south of where it needs to be on the page, cutting off the bottom 4 inches or so of the document in the process. Any ideas how I can fix this? I'm not really a Linux newbie, but I'm definitely a Linux printing newbie.
 
Old 09-30-2003, 05:28 PM   #2
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I'd start looking in AbiWord's configuration--that is where the problem shows up. Nothing else seems to have this problem; OpenOffice prints fine.

Like I said, sounds like the problem is in how AbiWord is set up on your computer.
 
Old 10-01-2003, 08:38 AM   #3
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Yep. It's Abiword. The big blank spot shows up in the .ps file when I do a print to file as well. It's not showing up on the "page layout" view in Abiword, though.
 
  


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