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Mac Daisy Link: Epson MX-100 Settings PSS ID Number: Q58805 Article last modified on 05-20-1991 PSS database name: M_DaisyLnk




To modify a copy of the print driver to suit the Epson MX-100 Daisywheel Printer, use the Utility application included with Mac Daisy Link.

To modify the print driver, do the following:

  1. In the Utility application, go to the Edit menu and choose Printer Codes.

  2. In the Printer Codes dialog box, set the following (any radio buttons not mentioned are considered to be off):

    1. Under Style Implementation, select Send Escape Codes.

    2. Under Reset, set the following:


    3. Under Character Style Codes, set the following:

                 On           Off

      Bold: 27,69 27,70 Underline: 0,0 0,0 Italic: 27,52 27,53 Shadow: 0,0 0,0 Outline: 0,0 0,0

    4. Under Carriage Movement Mode, select ASCII Only.

    5. Under Paper Movement Codes, set the following:

      Forward Line Feed: 0,10 Reverse Line Feed: 0,0 Feed Bin 1: 0,0,0,0,0,0 Feed Bin 2: 0,0,0,0,0,0 Feed Bin 3: 0,0,0,0,0,0

  3. To change the communication settings, do the following:

    1. Go to the File menu and choose Page Setup.

    2. Click the Options button.

    3. In the Communication Settings dialog box, set the following:

      Baud Rate: 9600 Handshaking: XON/XOFF & DTR Data Bits: 8 Parity: None Stop Bits: 1 LPI: 6

For more information on using the Utility, see Chapter 4 in the “Mac Daisy Link User’s Manual.” For more information on changing the communication settings, see page 21 in the same manual.

Copyright Microsoft Corporation 1991.