tcl.add-font Verb: Access/TCL

tcl.add-font

Command tcl.add-font Verb: Access/TCL
Applicable release versions: AP/DOS
Category TCL (746)
Description adds a new font to the "dm,devices," file.

This imports an existing font from a DOS partition, makes a pitch-table item, compiles it, and downloads the font into the current printer queue.

This command combines the four steps required to make a font available to a printer:

"import",
"pitch-table",
"pitch-compile", and
"download".
Syntax add-font file.reference item.id {(options)}
Options c Skip the "import" step.
Example
Purpose
Related item.id
item-id
tcl.download
tcl.pitch-compile
tcl.import
tcl.setup-printer
tcl.pitch-table
soft.hp.fonts.aprs