Re: to get rid of postscript on windows
- Zbigniew Kowalski did utter on 01/06/2006 14:26:
> I'm running Vim 70 on win XP,By default VIM on Windows uses the Windows print APIs, it will only
> since the upgrade to 70 I can't print because Vim uses postscript mode
> to make a hardcopy (it says "sending to printer" and "print job sent")
> and the result gets lost someplace.
> The question is:
> 1. How to make Vim print using standard windows mode
> (with a dialog for selecting a printer and w/o postscript).
> 2. Why VIM 70 uses postscript rather than normal windows mode?
> Have I done something wrong while I was installing VIM?
> 3. Is it possible to use postscript mode successfully under win
> with a postscript printer, but over the network?
generate PostScript if it was compiled in. Does the output from
:version include +postscript? If it does then whoever built your
version of VIM included it, and you need to find another Windows
distribution that does not include PostScript.