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Topic: Virtual postscript printer in win 2000
Conf: (P-PDF) Mac Issues, Msg: 99607
From: Azimuth
Date: 11/3/2003 09:26 PM


This is what i want to realize for MAC/Win 2000;
Desktop printers on MAC.
Postscript Printer in Windows 2000;
prints postscript file to output directory:
define directory myself!: a hotfolder for Acrobat Distiller 5: in/temp/out-> .pdf files -> Certified .pdf

After installation of the postscript printer it's possible to print a testpage. A popup screen appears to define a root whereto safe the postscript file.
The default is;
c:\documents and settings\username

My question; is it possible to define a root where the postscript files are saved, printed by the installed postscript printer?

If this is possible i can install 4 Postscript printers and define 4 hotfolders in Acrobat Distiller with different .joboptions files.

Anybody..thanks in advantage!

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