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Application that automatically saves paper for every print job

Automatic Print Saver

Goal

The goal of the application is to save pages while printing by optimizing the print settings automatically

Task

The task is to build a Windows application that installs a printer driver. This driver will become the default printer driver and will use the current default printer driver as a “printing device”. Each time after restart the application should make “Auto Print Saver” the default print driver unless the user requested not to do it in settings

When a print task is executed the driver will show all options of the “printing device”. When the user will execute the print job the driver will do the following:

1. Check number of pages to be printed

2. Try to change margin and resize page based on settings. If there is no saving in number of pages keep original settings and print

3. If there is saving try to enlarge page and margins to the maximum without changing the number of pages to be printed. The tuning will include the following cases:

a. 50% resize only (meaning: 50% of reduction of size done in step 2. Example: if the reduction was to 90% it will be 95% in this step)

b. 50% margin only (meaning: 50% of margin change. Example: if original margin was 1” and reduced margin was 0.2” it will be 0.6” in this step)

c. 50% margin and 50% resize

d. 50% resize and 100% margin

4. Keep statistics about number of pages printed, number of pages saved and show it on the printing page

Settings:

The following settings can be user configured:

1. Lowest page resize: Default: 90%

2. Minimum margins: Left / Right / Top / Bottom Default: 0.2” for each side

3. Change printing device – show all printers and let the user choose

4. Always make AutoPrintSaver my default print driver

Operating systems: should support Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8

Installer should not request Windows restart.

Compétences : Programmation C++, Bureau Windows

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( 8 commentaires ) New Haven, Israel

N° du projet : #2397575

4 freelance ont fait une offre moyenne de 625 $ pour ce travail

srinichal

I look forward to discuss further about the project

750 $ USD en 12 jours
(7 Commentaires)
3.6
vernonsullivan

Your print saver is an interesting project, I would enjoy giving it a try.

250 $ USD en 20 jours
(1 Commentaire)
1.1
tusharthorat

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750 $ USD en 20 jours
(0 Commentaires)
0.0
James1986

Hello sir, I am skilled with windows virtual printer, let me do this for you.

750 $ USD en 10 jours
(1 Commentaire)
4.1