PowerBuilder 6 changes printed datawindow font

We recently migrated an application from PowerBuilder 5 to PowerBuilder 6. 
One of the datawindows has fields using the Microsoft Sans Serif 8 font. 
When printed, the font is different on two of the same HP printers.  Both
of the printers printed exactly the same way when the application was in
PowerBuilder 5.  Also, the verticle field spacing has changed from
PowerBuilder 5 to PowerBuilder 6.  Has anybody had these results?  Does the
6.0.01 patch (currently in beta) fix this?

Brian
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Valerie
4/8/1998 6:18:31 PM
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Valerie,

A change to the way PBU's are calculated was made to PB6. The end result is
that PB6 may not function exactly like PB5 when calculating fonts though it
should. I know similar issues have been called into tech support but I don't
know if 6.0.01 fixes them.

I recommend calling it in.

Regards,
John Olson[TeamPS]
Developower, Inc.

Valerie Thompson wrote in message
<01bd6324$44f4ac60$05fb94c6@thompsonvv.lmus.com>...
>We recently migrated an application from PowerBuilder 5 to PowerBuilder 6.
>One of the datawindows has fields using the Microsoft Sans Serif 8 font.
>When printed, the font is different on two of the same HP printers.  Both
>of the printers printed exactly the same way when the application was in
>PowerBuilder 5.  Also, the verticle field spacing has changed from
>PowerBuilder 5 to PowerBuilder 6.  Has anybody had these results?  Does the
>6.0.01 patch (currently in beta) fix this?
>
>Brian


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John
4/8/1998 10:35:15 PM
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