Bentley View CONNECT Edition Help

Printer Driver Selection Guide

You can use the following table as a guide to help you choose the correct Bentley printer driver.

Output to Printer Driver Configuration File Result
Standard large format printer that utilize the manufacturer's printer driver printer.pltcfg Lets you access manufacturer-specific features such as host-based color correction and paper handling.
Desktop printer printer.pltcfg Lets you access manufacturer specific features.
PDF output pdf.pltcfg Lets you directly create PDF documents.
Note: You can print partial transparency with any printer driver capable of printing in rasterized mode. To do so, turn on the Rasterized check box in the Print dialog. Rasterized printing typically produces larger plot file sizes than non-rasterized printing. It may also require longer processing time.