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Rauthrin
Bipolar (III) Inmate

From: 2 Miles Below Insane
Insane since: Apr 2003

posted posted 10-26-2003 01:44

My printer says that it prints in 360 dpi but when I created a 1 in by 1 in box in 360 ppi it was much bigger that 1 inch. Is there another number that I have to use for the ppi on the image?

poi
Paranoid (IV) Inmate

From: France
Insane since: Jun 2002

posted posted 10-26-2003 02:27

You must set the ppi resolution of the picture in your paint program to make sure your printer "knows" it. In photoshop, it's in the Image > Image Size menu. To change the (print) resolution without resizing your image, you must uncheck the Resample Image checkbox before.

Hope that helps,

Mathieu "POÏ" HENRI

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