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  • Why is printing so hard to get right?

    Posted on November 22nd, 2021 at 02:45 Comment on the AskWoody Lounge
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    ISSUE 18.45 • 2021-11-22
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    Susan Bradley

    By Susan Bradley

    I work in an industry that keeps promising we are going paperless, but we still find ways to kill trees. Even though I regularly print to PDF, I continue to print to various desktop and network printers.

    Physical printing is still very important to me and many other professionals. Any problem with printing will affect productivity. Each month, when new updates come out, one of my top priorities is to test printing. Can I print? If I can, then I know I can keep the new patches installed. But why are we constantly fighting issues with printing, and why are we constantly patching our systems for printing?

    Read the full story in the AskWoody Plus Newsletter 18.45.0 (2021-11-22).
    This story also appears in the AskWoody Free Newsletter 18.45.F (2021-11-22).