This universal printer driver in the Calamus WindowsPack makes
available to Calamus all the printer drivers that have been installed
The installation is very simple:
Make sure that the most up-to-date GDIprn.DLL file is present
in the Calamus directory (in other words at the same folder level as
Open Calamus's Print dialog from the File menu.
Click on the line containing the printer name.
In the file selector that appears select the printer driver
Exit the Print dialog and save your Calamus setup.
After the printer driver has been installed, it establishes
contact with the GDI (Graphic Devices
Interface) of Windows and reads out from the Windows printer
pool the parameters of the current Windows printer driver. These
parameters will then be displayed also in the Calamus Print
dialog. The printer name shows through a prefixed WIN: that
it has been obtained by WinPrint from the Windows printer
You can alter the parameters at any time in various ways:
Under Windows call the current printer driver (Start >
Settings > Printer) and alter the parameters of the current
printer driver there. The changes will then be adopted by the Calamus
Or in the Calamus Print dialog click on the button
Settings at top right. The standard Windows Print
dialog opens in which you can make the desired changes. When you exit
the Windows Print dialog, the parameters will be adopted in the
Calamus Print dialog as well.
Or click on the popups in the Calamus Print dialog.
WinPrint offers you the opportunity to alter the values of various
parameters there directly as well.
The Print dialog for HP4-Laserjet printer driver via
WinPrint. Click on the Settings button:
The Windows Print dialog appears. In that select the
desired printer driver, for instance Fritz!Fax:
After this the new printer parameters will be set in the Calamus