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PCL X Error - Adobe Reader

Hey,

Here are the specs of the computer in question.

Make: HP
Model: DX2000 MT
OS: Windows XP
CPU: Intel Celeron
Memory: 256 MB
Hard Drive: 40GB

Everytime it wants to print a .pdf document it comes up with a PCL X error.

Any ideas?

Thanks,

Mad.

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Any ThinPrint?

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No ThinPrint.

In reply to: Any ThinPrint?

I forgot to add that it can print .pdf documents.

Since I'm the IT Assistant at a Law Firm, they're trying to print off A3 plans using Adobe Reader.

Other documents print correctly, however it's only when trying to print A3 plans it shows that message.

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Try FOXIT

In reply to: No ThinPrint.

They have another reader and what I'd try next.

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FOXIT, I'll try that.

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Thanks Bob for the reply.

I'll give it a try, I hope there's a fix for it somewhere.

It does seem pretty odd.

If you see anything, can you contact me or something?

Mad.

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Sorry.

In reply to: FOXIT, I'll try that.

But I was taking a shot at this error GUESSING what printer you have. The PCL X error on google seemed to point to printer driver settings.
Bob

If you want to be contacted when a post is made here, TRACK THIS THREAD.

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Sorry, mindgap there.

In reply to: Sorry.

I knew about tracking, don't know what I was going on about with the contacting.

Seeing as tracking will let me know when there's a future update.

Haha, thanks anyway.

Mad.

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