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Barcode font prints as wingdings in Terminal Server

Posted on 2010-11-23
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Hello,

I am using the font "Free 3 of 9" to print barcodes.
It's all printing good while running locally but when I connect through a Terminal Server it prints as wingdings (the font is installed on the Terminal Server since I can see the page preview good).

Any idea what I should do?

Thank you,
Elad.
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by:shaydie
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Is the font installed on the system you are connecting to the terminal server with?
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Yes, since the page preview is working fine.
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by:Dave Baldwin
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I think the page preview is using the font on your computer, not the server.
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caballo_oscuro earned 500 total points
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spot on with above answer. the font must be installed on the system that the printer looks to or will use a default font. copy the font contained in the font directory under windows to same directory location on the local to printer machine. Alternativley get a network printer. best of luck
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