OpenUtilities Substation Help

To Send a Print File to a Printer Through a Parallel Port

  1. Open a DOS window (session).
  2. At the system command line, enter copy /b <print_file> <port>


    print_file — is the print file to be sent.

    port — is the parallel port on your system to which the printer is connected; for example, lpt1: or lpt2: (Wintel systems) or prn (DEC Alpha).

    /b — switch specifying that the file is binary.