Old DataFlex 2.3B Program printer config

Hello,

I have an old Dataflex 2.3B Dos program that I use and I cannot track down the original programmer. Basically the program prints to the LPT1 port regardless of what printer I use. It has printed to this old Dot matrix pronter forever and I want to trash the old printer and use a laserJet. However when I print to a laserjet the 8.5 x11 page cuts off half the data and I even though I set the printer to default to landscape printing this program still prints it portrait. I have looked through the files in the program to see if there was sort of a configuration file that the program uses to determine printer settings but I could not easily find that information. Does anyone know how to change printer configuration settings in this Dataflex program? Is there an ini type file or something that I can change to make the program print landscape?
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Ralf KlattEmployee in Civil ServiceCommented:
Hi,

As far as I know, DataFlex 2.3B is not supported anymore ... but nevertheless, you might contact the support team or the User News Group to get the requested information about changing the printer configuration:

Data Access Worldwide
14000 SW 119 Ave
Miami, FL 33186
305-238-0012
Domestic Sales: 800-451-3539
Fax: 305-238-0017
email: sales@dataaccess.com
Newsgroup Server: news.dataaccess.com
Internet: http://www.dataaccess.com


Best regards,
Raisor
Ralf KlattEmployee in Civil ServiceCommented:
Hi,

I've also found information about Support and a Knowledge Base:

Data Access Technical Support
800-451-3539 / 305-232-3142
email: support@dataaccess.com
Visit our Support Home page to see all of our Support options: http://www.dataaccess.com/support

Data Access Technical Knowledge Base    http://www.dataaccess.com/kbase.asp
Many answers to technical problems can be found online in the Data Access Technical Knowledge Base. Here, you can access the same live data that Data Access Worldwide technical support and development staff use to enter and track technical articles.


Best regards,
Raisor

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