Line thinning, Inversion options, Optimization – Kyocera Ecosys m2040dn User Manual
Line thinning reduces the pen width of lines used for barcodes and line
drawings. Drawing values controlled by an application are not changed.
In Imaging > Graphics, select Line thinning settings. Line thinning is available
when PCL XL is selected as the PDL. When GDI compatible mode is selected
in the Page Description Languages (PDL) dialog box, Line thinning is not
In Imaging > Graphics, select a Line thinning setting.
Off (default setting)
Line thinning is not applied.
This setting reduces the pen width value for vertical and horizontal lines. It
improves the readability of barcodes.
This setting reduces the pen width value for vertical, horizontal, and diagonal
This setting reduces the pen width by a value of 1 for vertical, horizontal, and
diagonal line used in barcodes or line drawings.
Correct fine lines by device
Enables correction of pen width by the device rather than by the driver, to
improve the quality of barcode printing.
Inversion is the opposite of the normal order, arrangement, or position of an
image or printed content.
In Imaging > Graphics, select Inversion options. The settings are available
when KPDL is selected as the PDL.
This setting prints images like a photo negative, reversing black and white
areas of the image.
This setting prints the page content backwards, as it would appear in a mirror
Optimization is a process or methodology of improving a printing system's
function or effectiveness.
In Imaging > Graphics, select Optimization. The settings are available when
KPDL is selected as the PDL.
This setting increases print speed and decreases spool size. It delivers
images in binary format. It can be used for most everyday printing needs.
This setting creates a PostScript file in ASCII text encoding. Unlike the binary
format created in Fast printing, the ASCII text created with this selection
can be edited.