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Is it possible to specify the PRINTING format like font size

 
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ashimer

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2005 2:32 pm    Post subject: Is it possible to specify the PRINTING format like font size
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Hi All,



There is a job that has to route the prints to a remote location.

It identifies the printer by using DEST=PrinterId in the JCL.

Is it possible to specify the format and other details; say portrait /landscape, font /size to be used.

Please suggest.



TIA
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2005 11:28 pm    Post subject: Re: Is it possible to specify the PRINTING format like font
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Sure, You can use all of the formatting parameters:

FORMDEF=,PAGEDEF=,FORMS=,CHARS=,etc.
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 27, 2006 10:59 pm    Post subject:
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Which of these format parameters would you use for Portrait printing?
The key word must be 4-6 characters, so how would you spell it?

Thank you,
Sharon
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 28, 2006 12:00 am    Post subject: Re: Is it possible to specify the PRINTING format like font
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Took a while to locate a reference manual.

For AFP printing, the PAGEDEF resource determines the orientation of the print data. The PAGEDEF reference can be found here in the PSF V3R4 for z/OS: User's Guide. Not knowing your exact printer model or paper size, it looks like you may want to try PAGEDEF=A06462 (64 LPP Portrait) or PAGEDEF=A08682 (86 LPP Portrait).

The FORMDEF resource determines paper source, and simplex/duplex printing styles. The FORMDEF reference can be found here in the PSF V3R4 for z/OS: User's Guide. Looks like you may want FORMDEF=A00010 (no duplex) or FORMDEF=A00011 (normal duplex).
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