THE IW COMMAND In HP-GL/2 you can create a window where your image will print. If your HP-GL/2 commands move the pen outside of that window, that part of the image that is outside will not print. The IW command or Input Window command will let you define this window where the image will print. The IW command creates a "soft-clip" window, where HP-GL/2 commands will not print. For more information see the PCL 5 Printer Language Technical Reference Manual. LEGEND: Ec = [Ctrl] [P] Esc] in DOS EDIT EcE Resets the printer. Ec%1B Enters HP-GL/2 mode. IN; Initializes HP-GL/2 mode. SP1; Selects pen number 1, (Black). SI.2,.35; Sets absolute character size to .2 x .35 cm. PA2000,3200; Specifies absolute plotting and moves to location (2000,3200) plotter units. DT@,1; Defines label terminator to be the "@" character, without printing the character. LBThis is an example of IW@; Prints a label beginning at (2000,3200). IW3000,1300,4500,3700; Specifies a soft-clip window in plotter units. PD2000,1700 Moves the pen down and prints a line from the current pen position to (2000,1700). Current pen position at start of command is at the letter W baseline. LBThis is an example of IW@; Prints the same label at (2000,1700). PU3000,1300; Moves the pen up and to the position (3000,1300). PD4500,1300,4500,3700; Moves the pen down and begins drawing the box indicating the soft-clip window. PD3000,3700,3000,1300; Finishes drawing the soft- clip window box. PU; Moves the pen up. Ec%0A Enters PCL mode. EcE Resets the printer to end the job and eject the page. Copyright Hewlett-Packard Co. 1993 The information contained herein is subject to change without notice. Hewlett-Packard shall not be liable for incidental or consequential damages in connection with the use of this material.
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