[Mageia-discuss] HP Printer

Paul Simon psimon at sonic.net
Fri Jun 22 02:02:10 CEST 2012

"Gary Montalbine" <gmontalbine at cox.net> wrote in 
message news:4FE374BA.50303 at cox.net...
> On 06/21/2012 02:51 PM, Paul Simon wrote:
>> Getting "good color" depends on what you mean by good color.  It's
>> subjective.  Most color problems are due issues in color management, a 
>> not
>> easy subject.  The least of if has to do with device calibration and
>> profiling.  I do high quality digital ink jet printing and it took me 
>> about
>> five years of study and $1500 to get it right.  Your time and expense is
>> going to depend on what you consider "good color."  Let me know if you 
>> want
>> more info.
> I consider good color to be a close copy of what I have on my monitor. 
> From past experience my printer does not work well with mageia. I would 
> like to replace it with a HP printer that does work in mageia.
> Thanks, Gary
>> Paul
>> "Gary Montalbine"<gmontalbine at cox.net>  wrote in
>> message news:4FE3178F.9030502 at cox.net...
>>> I would appreciate a recommendation for an HP printer/scanner that 
>>> produces
>>> good color prints. I currently have a HP Photosmart Plus B209a that does
>>> not produce good prints.
>>> Thanks, Gary
All I can tell you at this point is that if the printer prints well with 
other applications there is a Magiea printer driver that is misbehaving. 
Buying a new printer will probably not make any difference.

Good luck!


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