How do I change font size in dot matrix printer?

How do I change font size in dot matrix printer?

If you use a dot matrix printer in text mode, you need to send the printer specific control commands to change the font size etc. These are different for every make of printer, and even slightly between different models of the same make. An example would be ESC P codes for Epson dot matrix printers.

What is the font of dot matrix printer?

That font is “Consolas”.

What is the paper size of dot matrix printer?

Plain Listing Paper Plain paper for dot matrix printers. The most popular sizes are 279 x 241mm (11 x 9.5″) and 279 x 368mm (11 x 14.5″) which is for wide carriage machines (132 column).

How do I change printer font size?

Click the Settings icon , click Print, then select a larger printout size in the Scale setting. Change font size: Click the Settings icon , click Options, click Content, then select a larger font size in the Fonts & Colors section.

How do I change the font size on my Lexmark printer?


  1. Press the right menu button until you see PCL Emul Menu on the display, then press the Select button.
  2. Press the right menu button until you see Pitch, then press Select.
  3. Press the right or left menu button until you reach the desired Pitch Size, then press Select.

What is the best font for dot matrix printer?

Since Dot Matrix Printers do not recognize any fonts and treats every character like a graphical sign, a graphical font gives much better and clearer results. Fonts like Verdana, Calibri, Tahoma and Courier New can be used.

Why is my printer font so big?

Issues with font sizes could be caused by some of your printer settings. These settings generally revolve around the pitch and the lines per page that your printer is set to. Your printer should be set to a pitch of “16” and your lines per page setting set to “66”.