Windows Print DriverThe following screens show the various options of the print driver under Windows XP Pro. From what I saw in the manual, the same options are also available in the Mac OS driver but not tested by me.
Printing ShortcutsLets you select a Print Task (General everyday printing, Photo borderless, Photo with borders, Two-sided duplex, Presentation, Fast/economy, Postcard), Print quality (Fast draft, Fast normal, Normal, Best, Maximum dpi), Paper type (HP Premium Plus Photo Paper, Premium Photo Paper, Premium High-gloss Film, Everyday Photo Paper semi-gloss or matte, Photo Paper, Advanced Photo Paper or other photo paper), Paper Size ranges from 4x6" to 4x12" panorama (including the metric sizes) and different selections are displayed depending on whether the borderless option has been selected.
The most common default settings are automatically selected depending on the Print Task chosen but can be overridden as desired by the user.
Click on the "HP digital photography" button to access the next screen.
HP Digital Photography OptionsFrom here you can enable and adjust various options that are used to enhance digital photos. Red-eye removal, dial in your own values for Contrast Enhancement, Digital Flash improves detail in shadow areas or over-exposed areas, Sharpness, Smoothing or SmartFocus which enhances quality and clarity in low-resolution immages.
Paper/QualityThe Print Task Quick Sets lets you select or define and save frequent printing jobs and can "remember" all of your settings for easy recall. There are pre-defined sets for: 2 pages printed on one sheet, auto 2-sided printing, borderless 4x6" photo, borderless 8.5x11" photo, draft text, economy 4x6" photo, No. 10 envelope, professional photo quality printing and professional text and/or text with color printing.
Paper Source options: Upper tray, Lower tray, Upper then lower, Lower than upper or Rear tray. Paper Type options: Automatic, Plain paper, HP Premium Plus Photo Paper or more (leads to a sub-menu of ALL paper types). Print quality options: Fast draft, Fast normal, Normal, Best, Maximum dpi.
are just some of the predefined paper sizes:
FinishingThe Finishing page has options for printing on both sides with booklet binding on the right or left edge, page borders, page order. # of pages per sheet. Poster printing options: 2x2, 3x3, 4x4 or 5x5 and Rotate by 180°
EffectsThe Effects page has resizing and scaling options and the ability to import and print a visible watermark on each page if desired.
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