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Printer HP1050 problems


dougle25

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Hi I have just brought a new one .All works ok but it keeps printing out in landscape and not portrait .I cant find out how to change the default setting to portrait.I know i can change it manually but i know i will never remember .

Thanks for your time

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johndrew

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When in the program you are printing from:

  1. Select 'Print' in the menu
  2. When the panel opens select 'Properties' and the 'Layout' tab
  3. set the 'Orientation' to 'Portrait' click 'OK' and 'OK' agin to print.

OR

  1. Go to 'Control Panel' and find your printer (in 'Devices & Printers' in W7; 'Printers & Faxes' in XP)
  2. Double click the printer icon
  3. Proceed as in '2' and '3' above.
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dougle25

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I Sorry to say this does not work .I have windows 7 .With the basic paint that come with 7.

Thanks

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compumac

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johndrew

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The solution will work if you carry out the changes in Control Panel.

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