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Whatever is printed on one printer to be printed on another one

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Hi,

I have 2 Star TSP lan printers and what i want is to set it up (through windows setting or third party tool) so that whatever is send to be printed on a certain printer to be printed automatically on a second printer also. For example if i send an order on kitchen printer A to be printed automatically on Kitchen Printer B.

Is there a way using printer properties or using a third party tool to do that?

Thanks
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We are using Windows 7 though. I try it and is printing only on the second device.
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This is just a pooling. I need the same copy to be printed on both printers.
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by:netballi
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In that case try this web site it has a free trial software.

http://lpd.brooksnet.com/multiple-printers
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Is there another way to do this beside paying for a third party software
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Please help to find a way either with a script so that whatever is printed on one printer to be printed on a second printer automatically.
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What are you printing from?  If it's an Office application, a print macro would be easy enough.  If it's a proprietary application, that's more tricky...
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It's from a proprietary  application.
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by:nobus
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you can make a macro, to print on one printer, then on the other; add this selection for the other printer at the end :
http://www.gmayor.com/fax_from_word.htm

and you can choose to use a commercial macro software, or do it yourself

http://www.jitbit.com/macro-recorder/

FREE :
http://freelabs.info/MacroRecorder.aspx
 http://www.autohotkey.com/

more :  http://www.techsupportalert.com/best-free-hotkey-macro-recorder-utility.htm
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