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NEC Silentwriter 95f
Black & White laser printer, max. 300x300 dpi, works Perfectly
Recommended Driver: Postscript (Home page, View PPD, directly download PPD)
Generic Instructions: CUPS, no spooler


This printer has 3 input ports: Centronics parallel, serial, Appletalk.

The MC68000 processor is supposed to recognize which input needs attending. I have only the parallel port hooked up.

The parallel port seemed to work fine when the BIOS settings for it were SPP instead of anything fancy, like EPP or ECP.

My setup was Linux 2.2.5 (a la SuSE 6.1).

My /etc/printcap lacked a trailing colon after the sh specification which caused lpd not to work until it was fixed.

It has both PostScript and PCL emulation modes, but I only use the PostScript mode.

Consumables/Refills: toner cartridge


The following driver(s) are known to drive this printer:

Recommended driver:

Postscript  (driver home page)
This driver is free software.
Type: PostScript
Download:PPD file: View PPD, directly download PPD