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Mode (Configure Printer)

Configures a printer connected to a parallel printer port.

This version of the mode command sets the characteristics for an IBM-compatible or Epson-compatible printer connected to a parallel printer port (PRN, LPT1, LPT2, or LPT3).

mode lptn[:] [c][,[l][,r]]

mode lptn[:] [cols=c] [lines=l]



Specifies the parallel port to which the device is attached.


Specifies the number of characters (columns) per line: 80 or 132. The default value is 80. You can abbreviate this parameter by simply omitting cols= and specifying a value for c.


Specifies the vertical spacing and the number of lines per inch: 6 or 8. The default value is 6. You can abbreviate this parameter by simply omitting lines= and specifying a value for l.

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