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In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, John M. Roper <email@example.com> writes >At 02:21 PM 6/3/2002 +0100, Kennedy McEwen wrote: >>If you have that much data available then you should certainly send it >>at the resolution that the printer will resample to which is, as >>previously said, the lower of the dpi figures - ie. 720dpi. > > >What am I missing here? I have been under the impression that printer >resolution and file resolution are two completely different things; >that printer resolution is a measure of the density at which it lays >down dots of ink; and that, with Epson, any file information above >above 360 ppi is discarded. The first part of your belief is correct, the second part is out by a factor of two on Epson printers from recent years - they resample at the lower of the dpi figures, which is usually 720ppi. -- Kennedy Yes, Socrates himself is particularly missed; A lovely little thinker, but a bugger when he's pissed. Python Philosophers - Turn off HTML mail features. Keep quoted material short. Use accurate subject lines. http://www.leben.com/lists for list instructions.