[OS X TeX] Problem printing TeX-derived PDFs on Mac OS X
jonathan at jfkew.plus.com
Mon Mar 2 03:45:40 EST 2009
On 2 Mar 2009, at 04:17, Kevin Van Horn wrote:
> I have a terrible time printing any sort of PDF file that was
> created via TeX/LaTeX. The print quality is quite poor, and when I
> look at the text closely it appears that it is being halftoned!
> That is, it looks as if the text is being treated as gray (less than
> completely black) and then appropriately converted to a dot pattern
> to produce the gray tone. I have this problem both with PDFs I
> produce and with academic papers I download from the web.
Are you using Adobe Reader to print the PDFs? If so, try using Preview
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