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why dos cant print chinese character

    Question

  • hi all,

    i using foxpro to print my report but the alignment is not correct.

    therefore i use another way round using foxpro call run textfile.txt >LPT1 then the printing alignment is solved.

    But another problem is it cant print chinese characters.

    Wat i shud do ?

    Thanks in advance.

     

     

    Friday, August 25, 2006 7:25 AM

Answers

  • It should not a vfp problem, try quit vfp and run c:\>type mytext.txt > lpt1 at dos prompt to see if any Chinese characters. It should only work if your printer has build-in BIG5 character ROM.

    Friday, August 25, 2006 12:18 PM

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  • It should not a vfp problem, try quit vfp and run c:\>type mytext.txt > lpt1 at dos prompt to see if any Chinese characters. It should only work if your printer has build-in BIG5 character ROM.

    Friday, August 25, 2006 12:18 PM
  • oooo ic ya i have even type cmdat dos prompt echo test >lpt1 but cant show the chinese characters. thanks FYI.

     

    Sunday, August 27, 2006 1:11 AM