What is the difference between printing digitally vs. offset printing (when the printer outputs to film)? Can you design with full bleeds for digital printing? Do solid colors come out wavy or streaked with the digital process? [more inside]
So, following the advice on a few previous MeFi threads, I bought an old HP Laserjet 5M printer for $80 on eBay that promises to do everything I ever dreamt of (pretty printing, cheap, duplex--there seem to be lots of these around, coming off corporate leases). IF I can figure out how to get the connection to a router and to my Mac G5 to work, that is. [more inside]
Any UK based websites which offer transferral of an image to a film-positive print (for screen printing) [more inside]
Alternatives to Print Audit? [more inside]
I find papercraft appealing and want to get into it. What tools are good to have starting out, and what's the sweet spot in economy vs. quality for printing papercraft projects? [more inside]
I'm using XP and I have a directory of dozens of short .pdf files. How do i print them all on a specified printer without laboriously opening up each file? (I have an inkjet printer and a laser hooked up, but I only want it to go to the laser).
I'd like to create a limited number of fixed-value gift certificates. I'm concerned about counterfeiting, and I'm hoping some folks here can share some ideas. [more inside]
What is the easiest way to print one (and only one) copy of a book? [more inside]
Why won't Internet Explorer print images from a web site? [more inside]
I want to get a large quantity of t-shirts made for my start-up company.... any recommendations? [more inside]
What is the most striaghtforward solution for setting up user accounts with quotas for printing on a small closed office network, mixed Mac OSX 10.4 (mostly, PPC and one Intel) and Windows XP (one machine), printing to a HP 3390 laser all-in-one? [more inside]
I would like to explore the idea of opening a copy center. Where do I start? [more inside]
I need advice about a craft project that will involve taking pawprints from my dog. [more inside]
I need to create an employee manual using only Microsoft Word 2000. Help! [more inside]
MacNetworkingFilter: Setting up a print server in a small office–Ethernet, AppleTalk, wireless, oh my… Lots [more inside]
How to print a document created in Apple Pages through a POD service like Lulu? [more inside]
Is it possible to just print out the headers (subject, sender, date, etc.) for all the e-mail in a folder in Thunderbird? [more inside]
What is the UK equivalent of Kinko's? Is there anywhere like it near Manchester?
irritatinglybasicfilter: I made a really big picture in photoshop. It is about 5 feet long. I want to print it, but I can only print one page of the whole picture - a small section of the whole thing. I looked at the photoshop help pages, and searched askme and the internet for help, but I'm afraid I know too little to even understand where to look for the answer to my dumb question. If it matters (I suspect it doesn't), I'm using CS version 8 on my Mac.
How can I print Outlook messages without my personal information on top and the date on bottom? [more inside]
I'm on a public network at a university (and they won't let me use a wireless router of my own) and I need a good (cheap) way to print from multiple pc's. [more inside]
I have a huge print job, should a pay someone or just buy the machine? [more inside]
When I am setting up printers on my Windows 2003 server, HP provides a PCL5e and PCL6 driver. What is the difference, and why do I care? [more inside]
I'm looking for some (free) stock art borders to use on certificates that I'm printing on the computer (like this). [more inside]
I think I'd like to buy a letterpress, but I know nothing about them. Please help. [more inside]
Bands! What's the cheapest service for simple 1 color screenprinted t-shirts? How about stickers and buttons?
I'm trying to find an environmentaly-friendly and/or socially responsible printer. The printer needs to have a reputation of turning out high-quality product and should be able to accept Adobe suite (InDesign/Illustrator/Photoshop) files via the internets.
Need a good printer for some business cards--preferably not one of those quicky jobs that looks like color photocopies on cardstock. A) anywhere online that ships is fine; 2) Bonus pts if it's in Toronto. 3) A generic "printing question" about resolution inside. [more inside]
I can borrow MS Word, I've got OpenOffice at home. How can lay out paragraphs of text so that I can print upside-down on a page? [more inside]
Gatefold vrs. barn door fold? [more inside]
CUPS/MacOSXFilter: I can't seem to figure out how to get my new MacBook Pro to recognize and assign the right driver to a RAW printer feed on another OS X computer. Help! [more inside]
I'm interested in getting some custom trading cards made, something slick along the lines of the Moo cards... [more inside]
I am trying to make index tab dividers for a group of three ring binders I am producing for a training class at my work. I would like to have them look as professional as possible. The image below illustrates how I am creating them now.. and how I would LIKE them to look. (These are for 5.5 x 8.5 size sheets): http://cybis.indirect.com/AskMeta/IndexTabs.jpg Aside from spending a zillion dollar with a professional service bureau, does anyone have any ideas how to achieve good results 'at home'?
I need to change custom paper sizing back to inches from centimeters in OS X. [more inside]
I am wondering if there is a web-site/business that offers affordable poster printing in small quantaties.
I am wondering if there is a web-site/business that offers affordable poster printing in small quantaties. [more inside]
How do I print screen on this notebook? [more inside]
Should I buy (a) an Epson C1100 (b) a Fuji Xerox DPC525A (c) some other low-end color laser printer (d) a not-so-low-end color laser printer? [more inside]
Are there any good services in the UK that can print digital photos which are panoramic? [more inside]
US graphic designer needs to learn about best practices in prepress for offset printing in the UK. Software, file formats, etc. [more inside]
I'm looking for a company that can print a custom T shirt design and that will ship to Europe. [more inside]
I had a blog for many years that I let wither on the vine. I no longer have the site, but I *do* have an export of my Movable Type entries. Is there any way to get this printed ? Any companies that will work with a file? Other blogging tools that take MT exports that will produce a printable version ? I'll settle for any solution, from a bound book to straight-up printable pdf.
How can I print fonts correctly with Firefox under Linux? [more inside]
In regards to design and press printing. Towards the bottom of this Paper Specs article it touches on an overprint varnishing technique called "dot-on-dot varnishing." Is anyone familiar with this technique and care to elaborate on how it is accomplished and the effect it has on the final piece? [more inside]
A number of online photo printing services have been mentioned here on AskMeFi, but a search hasn't revealed one that will print to my liking. I'm looking for a top notch black and white print with archival borders - 8x10 image on 11x14 paper. I'm working with high quality scans of black and white negatives. Suggestions?
Fine art digital photo printing in the SF Bay Area? [more inside]
Wireless printing options? [more inside]
How can I print multiple MS Access Snapshot files (.SNP) in Windows 2000/XP at the same time? [more inside]
Where can I find a good digital printing company in Atlanta? [more inside]
My wife is looking to start her own T-Shirt design and printing business online. What kind of software, printer and paper will be required ? Are there any online resources for starting a T-shirt printing business ?