In a message dated 11/26/99 3:00:12 PM, [log in to unmask] writes:
<< >In a message dated 11/26/99 8:58:52 AM, [log in to unmask] writes:
><< >One additional note on the 1520:
>>Using postscript software to successfully print out eps files from
>>requires ethernet rather than appletalk. I understand Epson is working
>>way to make it work with appletalk.
>The Epson PostScript driver works fine with Apple Talk (and has for as
>as I've had my printer), except that you need to set Apple Talk to the
>REMOTE ONLY setting (the Epson software includes this extension in the
>event you do not have it; though it is a part of the standard OS install
>far as I know). >>
>I was able to use the remote only setting on my old equipment, but with
>G3 I don't get that option with appletalk (using a USB to serial adaptor
>the epson). What are you using?
Gary, I'm running 2 different computers & printers...
I run the 1520 from a beefed up PowerMac 7500. Here I use the Remote Only
I run the 3000 from a G3 (with USB-to-serial port adapter). This G3 is on
LAN using Ethernet, so I just leave it be and the 3000 runs fine. However,
the REMOTE ONLY AppleTalk extension comes with the Epson printer software;
you have to install it. Or I expect you can check Epson's web site and
download it from there. If you still have problems, give Epson a call.
They're usually fairly helpful in regard to working out problems.
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Thanks, Karen (and Mike G.), I will try out your suggestions. As always,
list is a great resource.