When you use our print formatting and document composition software, you don’t need to change your applications to reformat documents intended for printing on Advanced Function Presentation™ (AFP™) and Intelligent Printer Data Stream™ (IPDS™) printers. The software simplifies changes to complex documents by allowing you to reformat simple EBCDIC or ASCII line data, as well as other types of information. With the ability to convert XML and to support barcodes, the software further strengthens your information management capabilities.
Complex documents such as utility invoices, financial statements and manufacturing bills of material evolve as government regulations and business requirements change. But reformatting them probably means “stopping the presses” and asking programmers to change the source code. That can be time-consuming and expensive. Instead, use InfoPrint PFFA print formatting software to:
InfoPrint PPFA is updated frequently to keep up with evolving AFP standards, so you can count on having the latest tools at hand. After you create AFP printing resources called page definitions and form definitions, the software integrates Windows® applications and your Automated Document Factory or RICOH ProcessDirector and InfoPrint Manager print queues. Format diverse types of information:
Control the appearance of your documents by using AFP and industry-standard font technologies. Choose either traditional AFP fonts or the standard TrueType/OpenType fonts commonly used by document composition and graphic design programs.