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AmigaOS 4.0 - About OS4 - Commands

PRINTERGFX Preferences Editor
Purpose: To specify the printer graphics preferences.
Format: INPUT [<filename>] [EDIT | USE | SAVE] [PUBSCREEN <public screen name>]
Template: FROM, EDIT/S, USE/S, SAVE/S, PUBSCREEN/K
Path: SYS:Prefs/PrinterGFX
PRINTERGFX without any arguments or with the EDIT argument opens the second panel of the Printer Preferences editor.

The FROM argument <filename> enables you to specify a file to open. This must be a file that was previously saved with the 'Save As' menu item of the Printer Preferences editor. For example, if you have previously saved a special configuration of the Printer Preferences editor to a file in the Presets drawer, you can use the FROM argument to open that file.

If the USE switch is also given, the Printer Preferences editor will not be opened, but the settings in the FROM file will be used.

If the SAVE switch is given, the Printer Preferences editor will not open, but the settings in the FROM file will be saved.

The PUBSCREEN option can be used to specify a <public screen name> where the Printer Preferences editor should open.

Instructions for using the Printer Graphics Preferences editor can be found here.

Example 1:

3.OS4:> PRINTERGFX will open the second panel of the Printer Preferences window.

Example 2:

3.OS4:> PRINTERGFX Xyz USE will not open the Printer Preferences window, but will use the saved Printer preferences from Xyz in SYS:Prefs/Presets.


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Revised: February 9, 2006.