Thanks for your reply.
The metapost picture on the screen is well colored.
The files sent to the printer from the Internet are colored.
The printing command sent from the pdf file via WinEdt is inshades of gray.
How can I instruct WinEdt/Acrobat in WinEdt to switch from gray scale to
On 2/7/06, Hans F. Nordhaug <Hans.F.Nordhaug@...> wrote:
> * Michael Maschler <michael.maschler@...> [2006-02-06]:
> > Hello,
> > Using Metafont I prepared a Hex board that on the screen the tiles show=
> > beautifully in blew and red. Unfortunately, when I send it to my printe=
> > get a figure in various shades of black.
> > How can I teach my printer to honor the colors?
> > I am using WinEdt, the latest version. My printer is HPdeskjet 940c.
> > To get the figure I run mp, then TeX, using epsf, continuing with dvips
> > (-Ppdf) and pstopdf.
> Have you opened the PDF in Adobe Reader and verified that the colors
> still is present? If so, it seems the printer settings in Adobe Reader
> is selecting greyscale.
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