HP LaserJet 5P DOS/LOTUS3.TXT Driver File Contents (HPLaserJet5PDOS.zip)

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INSTALLING AN HP LASERJET 5P PRINTER DRIVER FOR LOTUS 1-2-3
RELEASE 3.1, 3.1+ AND 3.4

  
  INSTALLING AND SELECTING A PRINTER DRIVER
     
     After you have used HP's SETUP program to install your
     printer driver, you need to use the steps listed below
     to select and configure the printer driver.

CONFIGURING THE PARALLEL PORT
     
     We suggest including the following MODE command(s) in
     your AUTOEXEC.BAT file.  Consult your DOS manual for
     more information about the AUTOEXEC.BAT file.
     
     Enter the following command in your AUTOEXEC.BAT file:
     
     MODE LPTx:,,P
     
     (Where x = the computer's parallel port; for example,
     LPT1, LPT2, etc.)

PRINTER DRIVER CHOICES FOR THE HP LASERJET 5P PRINTER
     
     The following printing options are available in Lotus 1-
     2-3 Release 3.1, 3.1+ and 3.4.

     1.   You can print using the HP LJ 4 SERIES(PCL5 WYSIWYG)
          printer driver that shipped with your printer.
     
     2.   You can print using the non wysiwyg -- HP LJ 4 SERIES
          (/PRINT) -- driver  which can utilize setup
          strings and handle multiple ranges on a page as
          well as produce the fastest output.

SETTING UP YOUR HP LASERJET 5P PRINTER
     
     Setting up your HP LaserJet 5P printer with Lotus 1-2-3
     release 3.1, 3.1+ and 3.4 is a two-step process:

     1.   Installing the printer driver.
     
     2.   Selecting the printer driver in Lotus 1-2-3
          release 3.1, 3.1+ and 3.4.
     
     It is important that you follow the instructions in the
     section entitled "Selecting the HP LaserJet 5P WYSIWYG
     Printer Driver" before you attempt to print a document
     from Lotus 1-2-3 release 3.1, 3.1+ and 3.4.
  
  SELECTING THE HP LASERJET 5P WYSIWYG PRINTER DRIVER
     
     Use the following steps to finish installing the HP
     LaserJet 5P printer driver which shipped with your
     printer.

     1.   At a DOS prompt, type CD\ followed by the name of
          the subdirectory where Lotus 1-2-3 is loaded (for
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          example, CD\123r34) to change to the Lotus 1-2-3
          subdirectory, then press [Enter].

          At the DOS prompt, type LOTUS and press [Enter] to
          bring up the "Lotus 1-2-3 Access Menu."
     
          Use your cursor keys to select  INSTALL on the
          "Lotus 1-2-3 Access Menu," then press [Enter] to
          run the INSTALL program.
     
     2.   Read the instructions on the LOTUS INSTALL PROGRAM
          screen, then press [Enter].
     
     3.   Select CHANGE SELECTED EQUIPMENT, then press [Enter].
     
     4.   Select MODIFY CURRENT DCF, then press [Enter].
     
     5.   Select CHANGE SELECTED PRINTER,  then press
          [Enter].
     
     6.   Select HP on the list of printers, then press
          [Enter].
     
     7.   Select HP LJ 4 SERIES(PCL5 WYSIWYG), then press [Enter].
     
     8.   From the SELECT AN HP LJ OPTION menu, select your
          desired size, for example LETTER (8.5" x 11"),
          then press [Enter].
          
          NOTE:     To select additional printers
                    repeat steps 5 through 8.
                    You should install the 
                    HP LJ 4 SERIES(PCL5 WYSIWYG)
                    for each optional size of
                    paper you will be using.
                    It recommended that you also
                    install the HP LJ 4 SERIES(/PRINT)
                    driver.  Press F10 to display
                    a list of installed printers.
     
     9.   Select  RETURN TO MENU, then press [Enter].
     
     10.  Select SAVE CHANGES, then press [Enter].
     
     11.  Read the instructions on the NAMING YOUR DCF
          screen, then press [Enter].
     
     12.  Read the instructions on the GENERATING FONTS
          screen, then press [Enter].
     
     13.  Select the set of font sizes you want to use with
          WYSIWYG on the GENERATING FONTS menu.  Choose
          "BASIC," "MEDIUM," or "EXTENDED" depending on the
          font sizes you need and the amount of disk space
          you have available.  The box on the GENERATING
          FONTS menu gives information about disk-space
          requirements.


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          NOTE:     "Basic" gives a maximum font
                    point size of 24, "Medium" a
                    maximum font point size of 36,
                    and "Extended" a maximum font
                    point size of 72.  The larger
                    the set of fonts, the more
                    disk space will be required.

     14.  After you select the font set, press [Enter].
     
     15.  A GENERATING FONTS screen will display while fonts
          are being generated.  When font generation is
          complete, press any key to end Install.

     16.  Select END INSTALL PROGRAM, then press [Enter].
     

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