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HP LaserJet 8150 PCL6 64-bit Driver (use with AMD Athlon 64, AMD Opteron, Intel Xeon and Pentium 4 with EMT64)

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Type: Driver
Version: 61.063.461.42(8 Mar 2007)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows Server 2003 64-Bit Edition
Microsoft Windows XP x64
Microsoft Windows Vista (64-bit)
File name: lj8150pcl6winvistaxp2003-64.exe (6.0 MB)

Release Notes

Hewlett-Packard LaserJet 8150 Series Printer Printing System Release Notes.

This Late-Breaking Readme file contains information that may impact the installation and use of your HP printer.


Readme File Contents:

  1. Introduction
  2. Defects Fix List for Driver Versions:
    • Windows XP/2000/Server 2003/Vista
      • PCL6:  61.063.461.42
      • PostScript:  61.063.461.42

  3. Enhancements for Driver Versions:
    • Windows XP/2000/Server 2003/Vista
      • PCL6:  61.063.461.42
      • PostScript:  61.063.461.42

  4. Technical Assistance

  5. Legal Statements

  • Secure Job Pin number fix.

  • Align scaling solution with in box MS PS driver for Excel and IE.

  • Support bidirectional in Windows x64.

  • Improve Dynamic EMF Spooling.

  • Enforce OOV standards for all strings/help in driver UI.

  • Local custom sizes for restricted users (host in a network).

  • SSNP supplies and Status Alerts functionality.

  • Utilize Novell username in Novell environments.

  • Enhance Job Storage to support Private Printing without a PIN.

  • Change Taiwan 8K and 16K string from US inches to MM.

  • .hlp files may no longer be supported in Vista (or Vista follow-on).

  • System IPv6 requirements.

  • Paper Sizes List reordered.

  • UI layout changes to Page insert.

  • Need to expose FilterUI for AutoCad support for Win2K XP LaserJets.

Defects Fix List

The following issues have been fixed with this release:

  • Same Help Content is seen for Auto and Manual Duplexing when both are enabled.

  • Drivers output LFCR after PJL commands instead of CRLF.

  • PCL5c driver prints extra lines.

  • Extra Blank page printing at end of odd # page job.

  • PJL SET JOBNAME/PJL SET USERNAME inconsistent across drivers.

  • PCL5: Check Off Doc.xls extra lines printed across graphics.

  • SAP: template not printing correct.

  • Driver Registry Handle leak.

  • Tray id's not consistent.

  • PCL6 driver issues with Microsoft Word document with embedded logo.

  • Booklet printing does not scale or place properly on page.

  • Automatic Raster Compression not working properly.

  • Remove Raster Compression.

  • Overlapping characters when printing with PCL5 driver.

  • Quick set with envelope feeder loses its setting.

  • Grayscale not working correctly in PCL5.

  • Garamond Font will not bold with PS in Win2K3.

  • Duplex and First Page Out Different selected fails

  • DCOM error occurred after print drivers were installed on Win2k server.

  • Excel Doc with macros opens slowly with driver on default printer.

  • Poor performance with Cisco CEPS environment.

  • Scaling in the driver fails

  • Job name + (1-99) doesn't work in German.

  • Driver gets conflict settings when installed / can't autoselect tray.

Release Notes

Hewlett-Packard LaserJet 8150 Series Printer Printing System Release Notes.

This Late-Breaking Readme file contains information that may impact the installation and use of your HP printer.


Readme File Contents:

  1. Introduction
  2. Defects Fix List for Driver Versions:
    • Windows XP/2000/Server 2003/Vista
      • PCL6:  61.063.461.42
      • PostScript:  61.063.461.42

  3. Enhancements for Driver Versions:
    • Windows XP/2000/Server 2003/Vista
      • PCL6:  61.063.461.42
      • PostScript:  61.063.461.42

  4. Technical Assistance

  5. Legal Statements

I.  Introduction

This Readme file provides specific information you should know before you install and use the Printing System. Information and known issues are provided for the following operating systems:

  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows 2000

This file provides specific compatibility, and troubleshooting information. For additional information on the printer features and driver features, refer to the online help included with each software component and the printer use guide.

II.  Defects Fix List

The following issues have been fixed with this release:

  • Same Help Content is seen for Auto and Manual Duplexing when both are enabled.

  • Drivers output LFCR after PJL commands instead of CRLF.

  • PCL5c driver prints extra lines.

  • Extra Blank page printing at end of odd # page job.

  • PJL SET JOBNAME/PJL SET USERNAME inconsistent across drivers.

  • PCL5: Check Off Doc.xls extra lines printed across graphics.

  • SAP: template not printing correct.

  • Driver Registry Handle leak.

  • Tray id's not consistent.

  • PCL6 driver issues with Microsoft Word document with embedded logo.

  • Booklet printing does not scale or place properly on page.

  • Automatic Raster Compression not working properly.

  • Remove Raster Compression.

  • Overlapping characters when printing with PCL5 driver.

  • Quick set with envelope feeder loses its setting.

  • Grayscale not working correctly in PCL5.

  • Garamond Font will not bold with PS in Win2K3.

  • Duplex and First Page Out Different selected fails

  • DCOM error occurred after print drivers were installed on Win2k server.

  • Excel Doc with macros opens slowly with driver on default printer.

  • Poor performance with Cisco CEPS environment.

  • Scaling in the driver fails

  • Job name + (1-99) doesn't work in German.

  • Driver gets conflict settings when installed / can't autoselect tray.

III.  Enhancements

  • Secure Job Pin number fix.

  • Align scaling solution with in box MS PS driver for Excel and IE.

  • Support bidirectional in Windows x64.

  • Improve Dynamic EMF Spooling.

  • Enforce OOV standards for all strings/help in driver UI.

  • Local custom sizes for restricted users (host in a network).

  • SSNP supplies and Status Alerts functionality.

  • Utilize Novell username in Novell environments.

  • Enhance Job Storage to support Private Printing without a PIN.

  • Change Taiwan 8K and 16K string from US inches to MM.

  • .hlp files may no longer be supported in Vista (or Vista follow-on).

  • System IPv6 requirements.

  • Paper Sizes List reordered.

  • UI layout changes to Page insert.

  • Need to expose FilterUI for AutoCad support for Win2K XP LaserJets.

IV.  Technical Assistance

Some of the services below are provided for the United States only. Similar services to those listed below are available in other countries. See your printer's user guide or call your local authorized HP dealer.

CUSTOMER SUPPORT

See your printer's use guide or call your local authorized HP dealer.

INTERNET

Anonymous FTP library service is available worldwide for around-the-clock-access to drivers and technical support information for HP peripheral and computer products. Please note that paths may change without notice. Access the Internet or FTP address and use the menus to locate the software or support of your choice.

  • URL for HP LaserJet 8150 Series Support:  http://www.hp.com/support/lj8150
  • URL for Software and Support:  http://www.hp.com/go/support
  • URL for Access HP :  http://www.hp.com
  • FTP address:  ftp.hp.com
    • Login:  anonymous
    • Password:  your Internet email address

HP SOFTWARE AND SUPPORT SERVICES - ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Refer to your printer use guide for additional methods of obtaining software and support information, such as printer driver distribution centers, other online services, fax services, and other online support.

V.  Legal Statements

TRADEMARK NOTICES

  • MS-DOS, Windows, PScript and Internet Explorer are registered trademarks of the Microsoft Corp.
  • OS/2 is a registered trademark of IBM Corporation.
  • Macintosh and Mac OS are registered trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc.
  • PostScript is a registered trademark of Adobe Systems, Incorporated.

SOFTWARE LICENSE AND COPYRIGHT

© Copyright 2003 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

Valid license from HP required for possession, use or copying. Consistent with FAR 12.211 and 12.212, Commercial Computer Software, Computer Software Documentation, and Technical Data for Commercial Items are licensed to the U.S. Government under vendor's standard commercial license.

The information contained herein is subject to change without notice. The only warranties for HP products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein.

Version:61.063.461.42 (8 Mar 2007)
Fixes

Defects Fix List

The following issues have been fixed with this release:

  • Same Help Content is seen for Auto and Manual Duplexing when both are enabled.

  • Drivers output LFCR after PJL commands instead of CRLF.

  • PCL5c driver prints extra lines.

  • Extra Blank page printing at end of odd # page job.

  • PJL SET JOBNAME/PJL SET USERNAME inconsistent across drivers.

  • PCL5: Check Off Doc.xls extra lines printed across graphics.

  • SAP: template not printing correct.

  • Driver Registry Handle leak.

  • Tray id's not consistent.

  • PCL6 driver issues with Microsoft Word document with embedded logo.

  • Booklet printing does not scale or place properly on page.

  • Automatic Raster Compression not working properly.

  • Remove Raster Compression.

  • Overlapping characters when printing with PCL5 driver.

  • Quick set with envelope feeder loses its setting.

  • Grayscale not working correctly in PCL5.

  • Garamond Font will not bold with PS in Win2K3.

  • Duplex and First Page Out Different selected fails

  • DCOM error occurred after print drivers were installed on Win2k server.

  • Excel Doc with macros opens slowly with driver on default printer.

  • Poor performance with Cisco CEPS environment.

  • Scaling in the driver fails

  • Job name + (1-99) doesn't work in German.

  • Driver gets conflict settings when installed / can't autoselect tray.

Enhancements

  • Secure Job Pin number fix.

  • Align scaling solution with in box MS PS driver for Excel and IE.

  • Support bidirectional in Windows x64.

  • Improve Dynamic EMF Spooling.

  • Enforce OOV standards for all strings/help in driver UI.

  • Local custom sizes for restricted users (host in a network).

  • SSNP supplies and Status Alerts functionality.

  • Utilize Novell username in Novell environments.

  • Enhance Job Storage to support Private Printing without a PIN.

  • Change Taiwan 8K and 16K string from US inches to MM.

  • .hlp files may no longer be supported in Vista (or Vista follow-on).

  • System IPv6 requirements.

  • Paper Sizes List reordered.

  • UI layout changes to Page insert.

  • Need to expose FilterUI for AutoCad support for Win2K XP LaserJets.



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Type: Driver
Version: 61.063.461.42(8 Mar 2007)
Operating System(s):
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 64-Bit Edition
Microsoft Windows XP x64
Microsoft Windows Vista (64-bit)

Description

Release Notes

Hewlett-Packard LaserJet 8150 Series Printer Printing System Release Notes.

This Late-Breaking Readme file contains information that may impact the installation and use of your HP printer.


Readme File Contents:

  1. Introduction
  2. Defects Fix List for Driver Versions:
    • Windows XP/2000/Server 2003/Vista
      • PCL6:  61.063.461.42
      • PostScript:  61.063.461.42

  3. Enhancements for Driver Versions:
    • Windows XP/2000/Server 2003/Vista
      • PCL6:  61.063.461.42
      • PostScript:  61.063.461.42

  4. Technical Assistance

  5. Legal Statements

Enhancements

  • Secure Job Pin number fix.

  • Align scaling solution with in box MS PS driver for Excel and IE.

  • Support bidirectional in Windows x64.

  • Improve Dynamic EMF Spooling.

  • Enforce OOV standards for all strings/help in driver UI.

  • Local custom sizes for restricted users (host in a network).

  • SSNP supplies and Status Alerts functionality.

  • Utilize Novell username in Novell environments.

  • Enhance Job Storage to support Private Printing without a PIN.

  • Change Taiwan 8K and 16K string from US inches to MM.

  • .hlp files may no longer be supported in Vista (or Vista follow-on).

  • System IPv6 requirements.

  • Paper Sizes List reordered.

  • UI layout changes to Page insert.

  • Need to expose FilterUI for AutoCad support for Win2K XP LaserJets.

Fixes

Defects Fix List

The following issues have been fixed with this release:

  • Same Help Content is seen for Auto and Manual Duplexing when both are enabled.

  • Drivers output LFCR after PJL commands instead of CRLF.

  • PCL5c driver prints extra lines.

  • Extra Blank page printing at end of odd # page job.

  • PJL SET JOBNAME/PJL SET USERNAME inconsistent across drivers.

  • PCL5: Check Off Doc.xls extra lines printed across graphics.

  • SAP: template not printing correct.

  • Driver Registry Handle leak.

  • Tray id's not consistent.

  • PCL6 driver issues with Microsoft Word document with embedded logo.

  • Booklet printing does not scale or place properly on page.

  • Automatic Raster Compression not working properly.

  • Remove Raster Compression.

  • Overlapping characters when printing with PCL5 driver.

  • Quick set with envelope feeder loses its setting.

  • Grayscale not working correctly in PCL5.

  • Garamond Font will not bold with PS in Win2K3.

  • Duplex and First Page Out Different selected fails

  • DCOM error occurred after print drivers were installed on Win2k server.

  • Excel Doc with macros opens slowly with driver on default printer.

  • Poor performance with Cisco CEPS environment.

  • Scaling in the driver fails

  • Job name + (1-99) doesn't work in German.

  • Driver gets conflict settings when installed / can't autoselect tray.

Readme

Release Notes

Hewlett-Packard LaserJet 8150 Series Printer Printing System Release Notes.

This Late-Breaking Readme file contains information that may impact the installation and use of your HP printer.


Readme File Contents:

  1. Introduction
  2. Defects Fix List for Driver Versions:
    • Windows XP/2000/Server 2003/Vista
      • PCL6:  61.063.461.42
      • PostScript:  61.063.461.42

  3. Enhancements for Driver Versions:
    • Windows XP/2000/Server 2003/Vista
      • PCL6:  61.063.461.42
      • PostScript:  61.063.461.42

  4. Technical Assistance

  5. Legal Statements

I.  Introduction

This Readme file provides specific information you should know before you install and use the Printing System. Information and known issues are provided for the following operating systems:

  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows 2000

This file provides specific compatibility, and troubleshooting information. For additional information on the printer features and driver features, refer to the online help included with each software component and the printer use guide.

II.  Defects Fix List

The following issues have been fixed with this release:

  • Same Help Content is seen for Auto and Manual Duplexing when both are enabled.

  • Drivers output LFCR after PJL commands instead of CRLF.

  • PCL5c driver prints extra lines.

  • Extra Blank page printing at end of odd # page job.

  • PJL SET JOBNAME/PJL SET USERNAME inconsistent across drivers.

  • PCL5: Check Off Doc.xls extra lines printed across graphics.

  • SAP: template not printing correct.

  • Driver Registry Handle leak.

  • Tray id's not consistent.

  • PCL6 driver issues with Microsoft Word document with embedded logo.

  • Booklet printing does not scale or place properly on page.

  • Automatic Raster Compression not working properly.

  • Remove Raster Compression.

  • Overlapping characters when printing with PCL5 driver.

  • Quick set with envelope feeder loses its setting.

  • Grayscale not working correctly in PCL5.

  • Garamond Font will not bold with PS in Win2K3.

  • Duplex and First Page Out Different selected fails

  • DCOM error occurred after print drivers were installed on Win2k server.

  • Excel Doc with macros opens slowly with driver on default printer.

  • Poor performance with Cisco CEPS environment.

  • Scaling in the driver fails

  • Job name + (1-99) doesn't work in German.

  • Driver gets conflict settings when installed / can't autoselect tray.

III.  Enhancements

  • Secure Job Pin number fix.

  • Align scaling solution with in box MS PS driver for Excel and IE.

  • Support bidirectional in Windows x64.

  • Improve Dynamic EMF Spooling.

  • Enforce OOV standards for all strings/help in driver UI.

  • Local custom sizes for restricted users (host in a network).

  • SSNP supplies and Status Alerts functionality.

  • Utilize Novell username in Novell environments.

  • Enhance Job Storage to support Private Printing without a PIN.

  • Change Taiwan 8K and 16K string from US inches to MM.

  • .hlp files may no longer be supported in Vista (or Vista follow-on).

  • System IPv6 requirements.

  • Paper Sizes List reordered.

  • UI layout changes to Page insert.

  • Need to expose FilterUI for AutoCad support for Win2K XP LaserJets.

IV.  Technical Assistance

Some of the services below are provided for the United States only. Similar services to those listed below are available in other countries. See your printer's user guide or call your local authorized HP dealer.

CUSTOMER SUPPORT

See your printer's use guide or call your local authorized HP dealer.

INTERNET

Anonymous FTP library service is available worldwide for around-the-clock-access to drivers and technical support information for HP peripheral and computer products. Please note that paths may change without notice. Access the Internet or FTP address and use the menus to locate the software or support of your choice.

  • URL for HP LaserJet 8150 Series Support:  http://www.hp.com/support/lj8150
  • URL for Software and Support:  http://www.hp.com/go/support
  • URL for Access HP :  http://www.hp.com
  • FTP address:  ftp.hp.com
    • Login:  anonymous
    • Password:  your Internet email address

HP SOFTWARE AND SUPPORT SERVICES - ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Refer to your printer use guide for additional methods of obtaining software and support information, such as printer driver distribution centers, other online services, fax services, and other online support.

V.  Legal Statements

TRADEMARK NOTICES

  • MS-DOS, Windows, PScript and Internet Explorer are registered trademarks of the Microsoft Corp.
  • OS/2 is a registered trademark of IBM Corporation.
  • Macintosh and Mac OS are registered trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc.
  • PostScript is a registered trademark of Adobe Systems, Incorporated.

SOFTWARE LICENSE AND COPYRIGHT

© Copyright 2003 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

Valid license from HP required for possession, use or copying. Consistent with FAR 12.211 and 12.212, Commercial Computer Software, Computer Software Documentation, and Technical Data for Commercial Items are licensed to the U.S. Government under vendor's standard commercial license.

The information contained herein is subject to change without notice. The only warranties for HP products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein.

Revision History

Version:61.063.461.42 (8 Mar 2007)
Fixes

Defects Fix List

The following issues have been fixed with this release:

  • Same Help Content is seen for Auto and Manual Duplexing when both are enabled.

  • Drivers output LFCR after PJL commands instead of CRLF.

  • PCL5c driver prints extra lines.

  • Extra Blank page printing at end of odd # page job.

  • PJL SET JOBNAME/PJL SET USERNAME inconsistent across drivers.

  • PCL5: Check Off Doc.xls extra lines printed across graphics.

  • SAP: template not printing correct.

  • Driver Registry Handle leak.

  • Tray id's not consistent.

  • PCL6 driver issues with Microsoft Word document with embedded logo.

  • Booklet printing does not scale or place properly on page.

  • Automatic Raster Compression not working properly.

  • Remove Raster Compression.

  • Overlapping characters when printing with PCL5 driver.

  • Quick set with envelope feeder loses its setting.

  • Grayscale not working correctly in PCL5.

  • Garamond Font will not bold with PS in Win2K3.

  • Duplex and First Page Out Different selected fails

  • DCOM error occurred after print drivers were installed on Win2k server.

  • Excel Doc with macros opens slowly with driver on default printer.

  • Poor performance with Cisco CEPS environment.

  • Scaling in the driver fails

  • Job name + (1-99) doesn't work in German.

  • Driver gets conflict settings when installed / can't autoselect tray.

Enhancements

  • Secure Job Pin number fix.

  • Align scaling solution with in box MS PS driver for Excel and IE.

  • Support bidirectional in Windows x64.

  • Improve Dynamic EMF Spooling.

  • Enforce OOV standards for all strings/help in driver UI.

  • Local custom sizes for restricted users (host in a network).

  • SSNP supplies and Status Alerts functionality.

  • Utilize Novell username in Novell environments.

  • Enhance Job Storage to support Private Printing without a PIN.

  • Change Taiwan 8K and 16K string from US inches to MM.

  • .hlp files may no longer be supported in Vista (or Vista follow-on).

  • System IPv6 requirements.

  • Paper Sizes List reordered.

  • UI layout changes to Page insert.

  • Need to expose FilterUI for AutoCad support for Win2K XP LaserJets.