DECSPRTT—Select Printer Type

Allow users to select a printer type that matches their environment.

Format

CSI
9/11
Ps
3/n
$
2/4
s
7/3

Parameters

Ps
indicates the selection of the printer type.

Ps Printer Type
1, 0 or none DEC ANSI (default)
2 IBM ProPrinter
3 DEC + IBM

Description

Printer type "DEC ANSI" indicates a printer type that is capable of recognizing the attached Digital ANSI conforming escape sequences.

"ProPrinter" indicates an attached printer type that recognizes the IBM ProPrinter escape sequences.

If the attached printer is an ANSI-compatible printer that has the IBM ProPrinter emulation feature, then select "DEC + IBM."