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hardcopy

command: HC [<wdw>] [<out>]

Makes hardcopy of <wdw> on channel <out>. If no <wdw> parameter is passed the current graphics channel is hardcopied. If the <out> parameter is omitted the default output channel is used. The default output channel can be changed with the /DEFAULT qualifier.

parameters

  • <wdw> parameter type: string
    Window number and channel (example "X1" for X-window number 1)
  • <out> parameter type: string
    Channel name of output channel (example "P" for PostScript or "C" for Calcomp).

qualifiers

  • /default=<out>
    Changes the default output channel which is used if no <out> parameter is used. If this qualifer is specified no hardcopy will be produced.

example

hc
makes hardcopy of your current graphic window on the current default output channel
hc/default=C
Produces no hardcopy but changes the default output channel to Calcomp.