verne@wvnet.edu wrote:
> Not sure if you absolutely require IPP ... I have had some luck
> using PCL ESC sequences to select trays... I think I had to test
> it to see which tray the printer really thought was 1, 2, 3, etc.
>
> A misc note I just found on the topic:
>
> from the HP 8150 manual (bpl08658.pdf online)
>
> ESC & l # H
>
> l=Ell (lower L)
>
> #
> --
> 0 prints or ejects current page
> 1 Tray 2 (first regular tray)
> 2 manual feed, paper
> 3 manual feed, envelope
> 4 Tray 1 (bypass feeder)
> 5 Tray 3 (2nd regular tray)
> 6 Envelope Feeder
> 7 Auto Select
> 20 Tray 4
> 21 Tray 5
> 22-69 - external trays
>
>
> use like:
>
> P&l3H\
>
> in a setup module.


I have played this game in the past but have found it problematic and
time-consuming. (Same department in fact with a different printer, a
couple or three years ago. I gave up.) But thanks for the info.

Michael