How to Manually Install PPDs on Windows and Macintosh Operating Systems

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How to Manually Install PPDs on Windows and Macintosh Operating Systems

PPDs for a particular printer to be used in conjunction with QuarkXPress are placed in the following locations:

 

Windows:  The following locations are where you install PPDs in a Windows environment.

·         Windows Vista:  C:\ Windows\ Spool\ Drivers\ Win32

·         Windows 95 \ 98\ XP \ 2003:  C:\ Windows\ System32\ Spool\ Drivers\ W32x86\ 2 or 3

·         Windows 2000 \ NT 4.0:  C:\ WINNT\ System32\ Spool\ Drivers\ W32x86\ 2 or 3

Macintosh: The following location is where you install PPDs in a Mac environment:

·         HDD\ Library \ Printers\ PPDs\ Contents\ Resources\ en.lproj folder

Note: You can safely create this folder if it doesn't exist.

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  • Topic #: 30026-1154
  • Date Created: 11/20/2012
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