[OS X TeX] Problem printing TeX-derived PDFs on Mac OS X

Franck Pastor franck.pastor at skynet.be
Mon Mar 2 09:50:16 CET 2009

Le 2 mars 09 à 09:45, Jonathan Kew a écrit :

> On 2 Mar 2009, at 04:17, Kevin Van Horn wrote:
>> I have a terrible time printing any sort of PDF file that was  
>> created via TeX/LaTeX.  The print quality is quite poor, and when I  
>> look at the text closely it appears that it is being halftoned!   
>> That is, it looks as if the text is being treated as gray (less  
>> than completely black) and then appropriately converted to a dot  
>> pattern to produce the gray tone.  I have this problem both with  
>> PDFs I produce and with academic papers I download from the web.
> Are you using Adobe Reader to print the PDFs? If so, try using  
> Preview instead.

As for me, Adobe Reader 9 prints NOTHING  since I installed it (on  
Tiger and Leopard). Now I use Preview indeed, without problems. It  
seems I am not the only one to have problems with Adobe Reader these  

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