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Microsoft KB Archive/100391

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IBM 4019 Printer Driver (IBM4019.DRV): History of Releases

ID: Q100391



The information in this article applies to:


  • Microsoft Windows versions 3.0, 3.0a, 3.1, 3.11
  • Microsoft Word for Windows, versions 1.0, 1.1, 1.1a, 2.0, 2.0a, 2.0a-CD, 2.0b, 2.0c





SUMMARY

This article lists the IBM 4019 printer driver (IBM4019.DRV) versions available for Windows versions 3.0 and 3.1. The following information is listed for each version of the driver:

  • Name and version of the printer driver
  • Uncompressed file size and date
  • Distribution source
  • Major problems corrected
  • Known problems



MORE INFORMATION

IBM4019.DRV Version 2.08

File size (in bytes) and date:   51878, 10/31/90 
Distribution:                    Windows version 3.0 and 3.0a disks 

Known problems with this version of IBM4019.DRV:

  • Envelope sizes 6.75 and smaller cannot be printed. (This is a physical limitation of the printer.)
  • Permanently downloaded fonts are erased between print jobs. For more information on this problem, query on the following words in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

    permanent and download and 4019

  • TrueType fonts print garbled unless you select the Print TrueType As Graphics option in Control Panel. For more information on this problem, query on the following words in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

    4019 and font and error

  • Multiple copies cannot be printed from version 2.0 of Word for Windows. For more information on this problem, query on the following words in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

    winword and 4019 and multiple and copies

IBM4019.DRV Version 3.0

File size (in bytes) and date:   <unknown>, 3/7/91
Distribution:                    Lexmark 

Problems corrected in this version of IBM4019.DRV:

  • You can now print multiple copies of a document from Word for Windows.

Known problems with this version of IBM4019.DRV:

  • Envelope sizes 6.75 and smaller cannot be printed. (This is a physical limitation of the printer.)
  • Downloadable fonts cannot be printed. For more information on this problem, query on the following words in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

    permanent and download and 4019

  • TrueType fonts print garbled unless you select the Print TrueType As Graphics option in Control Panel. For more information on this problem, query on the following words in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

    4019 and font and error

IBM4019.DRV Version 3.02

File size (in bytes) and date:   <unknown>, <unknown>
Distribution:                    Lexmark 

Known problems with this version of IBM4019.DRV:

  • Envelope sizes 6.75 and smaller cannot be printed. (This is a physical limitation of the printer.)
  • Permanently downloaded fonts are erased between print jobs. For more information on this problem, query on the following words in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

    permanent and download and 4019

  • TrueType fonts print garbled unless you select the Print TrueType As Graphics option in Control Panel. For more information on this problem, query on the following words in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

    4019 and font and error

IBM4019.DRV Version 3.04

File size (in bytes) and date:   <unknown>, <unknown>
Distribution:                    Lexmark 

Known problems with this version of IBM4019.DRV:

  • Envelope sizes 6.75 and smaller cannot be printed. (This is a physical limitation of the printer.)
  • Permanently downloaded fonts are erased between print jobs. For more information on this problem, query on the following words in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

    permanent and download and 4019

  • TrueType fonts print garbled unless you select the Print TrueType As Graphics option in Control Panel. For more information on this problem, query on the following words in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

    4019 and font and error

IBM4019.DRV Version 3.08

File size (in bytes) and date:   68368, (see below for dates) 
Distribution:                    Windows version 3.1 disks dated 3/10/92 
                                 or 6/22/92 
                                 Windows for Workgroups version 3.1
                                 disks dated 10/1/92 

Problems corrected in this version of IBM4019.DRV:

  • Permanently downloaded fonts now work correctly.

Known problems with this version of IBM4019.DRV:

  • Envelope sizes 6.75 and smaller cannot be printed. (This is a physical limitation of the printer.)
  • TrueType fonts print garbled unless you select the Print TrueType As Graphics option in Control Panel. For more information on this problem, query on the following words in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

    4019 and font and error

  • Bin selection does not work running with Windows version 3.0.

IBM4019.DRV Version 4.01

File size (in bytes) and date:  68736, 11/19/92
Distribution:                   Lexmark 

Problems corrected in this version of IBM4019.DRV:

  • Bin selection now works when running with Windows version 3.0.

Known problems with this version of IBM4019.DRV:


  • Envelope sizes 6.75 and smaller cannot be printed. (This is a physical limitation of the printer.)
  • TrueType fonts print garbled unless you select the Print TrueType As Graphics option in Control Panel. For more information on this problem, query on the following words in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

    4019 and font and error

IBM4019.DRV Version 4.1

File size (in bytes) and date:  68736, 11/19/92
Distribution:                   Lexmark 

Problems corrected in this version of IBM4019.DRV:

  • TrueType fonts print correctly as downloaded fonts. It is no longer necessary to turn on the Print TrueType As Graphics option.

Known problems with this version of IBM4019.DRV:

  • Envelope sizes 6.75 and smaller cannot be printed. (This is a physical limitation of the printer.

IBM4019.DRV Version 4.11

File size (in bytes) and date:  68944, 5/18/93
Distribution:                   Lexmark 

Problems corrected in this version of IBM4019.DRV:

  • Corrects environment problems when using Quark Express.

Known problems with this version of IBM4019.DRV:

BM4019.DRV Version 4.30

File size (in bytes) and date:  69163, 11/30/93
Distribution:                   Lexmark 

Problems corrected in this version of IBM4019.DRV:

  • Truetype information is now stored, so it no longer has to be downloaded over and over.

Known problems with this version of IBM4019.DRV:

The IBM4019.DRV printer driver is manufactured by Lexmark, a vendor independent of Microsoft; we make no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding this product's performance or reliability.

The most current Windows driver for the IBM 4019 printer is available from Lexmark by calling (606) 232-3000.

Additional query words: 2.00a 2.00a-CD 2.00b 2.00c 3.00 3.10 4.00 w4wprint 3.00A 3.11 wfw wfwg

Keywords : kbprint
Version : WINDOWS:1.0,1.1,1.1a,2.0,2.0a,2.0a-CD,2.0b,2.0c,3.0,3.0a,3.1,3.11
Platform : WINDOWS
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Last Reviewed: December 2, 1999
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