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Problem Printing to a Network Printer

Problem Printing to a Network Printer

Problem Printing to a Network Printer

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I am attempting to print reports using @ SAY commands to an NT4 network printer from a WIN98 workstation.  If I run the report generating code from inside my compiled app, it sends gibberish to the printer.  However,if I run the same code outside the application, it seems to print just fine.

I'm pretty sure the gibberish is a result of both the WIN98 and NT print drivers processing the report text, but I don't know how to fix the problem or why it works ok under circumstances that seem identical.  Any help would be much appreciated.

PS - This is not a printer hardware/setup/escape code problem, because the unprintable characters show up in the NT print spooler before they get to the printer.

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