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how to print a postscript file

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Hey,

I've received a .ps (postscript) file from a friend but i don't know how to open this file.

How should i open it?

Marnik
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by:vikiing
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If you only want to examine its contents, you can open it with Word(pad) or any editor, as it is a simple text file.
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by:swwelsh
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to print it, you need to get a copy of Ghostscript, to view it you can use Ghostview, both available from here:
http://www.cs.wisc.edu/~ghost/
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by:marnik
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downloaded GhostScript & GhostView for Windows 9x/NT. It worked perfect !

ftp.cs.wisc.edu

GHOSTSCRIPT : /ghost/aladdin/gs600/gs600w32.exe
GHOSTVIEW : /ghost/ghostgum/gsv28w32.exe

Thnx alot
Marnik
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to print it, you need to get a copy of Ghostscript, to view it you can use Ghostview, both available from here:
http://www.cs.wisc.edu/~ghost/ 


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