0 Replies Latest reply on Aug 23, 2012 9:47 AM by RomainDunand

    Printing a layout containing images produce an huge file in spooler with HP printers

    RomainDunand

      Summary

      Printing a layout containing images produce an huge file in spooler with HP printers

      Product

      FileMaker Pro

      Version

      12 v1 and v2 - Pro & pro advanced

      Operating system version

      Windows 7 / Vista 32 and 64bits versions

      Description of the issue

      When printing a layout containing images, the file sent to printer spooler become huge so that printing many pages slow down consistently printing job

      Steps to reproduce the problem

      Create a new database
      Don't create any field
      insert a small image (even a 1px image)
      save layout
      print the layout with an HP printer

      Expected result

      a reasonable printing file size

      Actual result

      print job is 2k without any image but more than 5Mo with a 1px image for a single page !!

      Configuration information

      tried different version of drivers, the problem still appears

      Workaround

      printing on a konica gives a reasonable job size

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