A client has an old DOS based software. We have it running in XP Mode for the most part and it is still working. So far we had a LaserJet 4050 setup using a PCI LPT card in one computer and the printer is shared. In XP mode the printer is mapped via net use LPT1 "\\computer\printername"
and it works.
Now we had the request to make another printer available, a Lexmark T632, since there are slowness issues. The Lexmark is a network connected printer and we have installed the printer in XP mode and then created the same net use
setup by mapping LPT2 to localhost
We have been doing extensive research and I have been trying to learn the old software, and eventually came accross a printer setup menu, however, I am not entirely sure what "pitch codes" are, and whether they are unique to a printer and if so where to obtain them.
Please see the attached screenshot for reference. I remember a lot from my MS-DOS days, but pitch codes is a new one.