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Microsoft KB Archive/173732

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PPT: Text Prints Slanted, Truncated to Tektronix Phaser Printer

Article ID: 173732

Article Last Modified on 8/17/2005


  • Microsoft PowerPoint 95 Standard Edition

This article was previously published under Q173732


When you print to the Tektronix Phaser color laser printer, using the Phaser 320 printer driver, the text on the printout is slanted and truncated.


This problem occurs when you use Comic Sans or Lucida Sans fonts.


Install the Tektronix Phaser 540 color printer driver instead of the 320 driver.


For additional information, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

162306 PowerPoint Articles Available by Fax or E-Mail: Printing

The Phaser color laser printer is manufactured by Tektronix, a vendor independent of Microsoft; we make no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding this product's performance or reliability.

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