Printing

william humphrey bill at bluewatermaritime.com
Tue Oct 8 11:22:14 EDT 2013


I've also noticed that my walk down the hall is decidedly slower but
luckily I get all my news digitally.


On Tue, Oct 8, 2013 at 10:16 AM, Mark Schonewille <
m.schonewille at economy-x-talk.com> wrote:

> Hi Terence,
>
> On my even older MacBook, I need to wait about .5 second for each dialog
> to appear as sheet. If I print one single card, it is opened in Preview
> almost instantly. I'm using Mac OS X 10.6.8 today. Which version of OSX do
> you use?
>
> I do notice that sheets slightly slower than normal dialogs. I don't know
> if this has to do with Carbon/Cocoa. How much of a delay do you observe?
>
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> On 10/8/2013 16:06, Terence Heaford wrote:
>
>> Hi Mark,
>>
>> When using "as sheet" it takes an age between the page setup being
>> dismissed and the
>> printing dialog showing.
>>
>> and then if I open PDF in preview to save paper it takes an age for the
>> preview to display.
>>
>> If I remove "as sheet" it all happens without any delay at all.
>>
>> I am thinking that the printing is in Carbon,  whether I use "as sheet"
>> or not?
>>
>> I believe the print dialogs are Carbon and not Cocoa?
>>
>> Could it be there is a delay converting the Carbon dialogs to sheets?
>>
>> Don't really know just guessing.
>>
>> My laptops getting a bit long in the tooth 15" 2.4 Ghz Macbook Pro Late
>> 2008 unibody
>> but as the without sheet is OK I don't think it's that.
>>
>> Any ideas?
>>
>> Would prefer sheets if possible as the rest of the project uses sheets
>> also.
>>
>>
>> Thanks
>>
>> Terry
>>
>>
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