Apple upgrades LaserWriter driver

Crotty, Cameron
August 1993
Macworld;Aug1993, Vol. 10 Issue 8, p79
Announces the version 8.0 of the Apple LaserWriter printer driver. Aim to improve performance of PostScript-compatible LaserWriter printers; Support for multiple paper trays and printer resolution via PostScript Printer Description files (PPD); PSPrinter version 8.0 by Adobe Systems.


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