26 Feb “Offending Command” Error message, generated when printing to a PostScript printer. Problem: When printing a PDF Image file or PDF. 26 Aug Every time they print large jobs, PDF and most applications. It prints off error ” ERROR: undefined – OFFENDING COMMAND: showpage. While printing a certain 8MB PDF file in Acrobat Reader X () to a Xerox Phaser Color Printer occasionally, randomly throughout the.

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An error can also occur if the file’s PostScript code exceeds one or more of the limits in the PostScript page description language.

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Following are common error types, grouped by general cause. The following offending commands indicate a problem with specific masks for example, clipping paths:.

If you try error undefined offending command interpret a random stream of bytes as PostScript, most likely, it will fail with this error undefined offending command. Tablets and Mobile Devices. Do you receive the error from more than one application? All the printers support postscript level 3. November 24, at 7: These are printer errors with wrong PostScript being used. Choose one of the following: Two opposing interior angles are 90 degrees and the others are degrees. An alternative solution is to deactivate error reporting, as documented in this procedure on disabling PostScript error reporting.

April 11, at 9: Unrecoverable error, exit comamnd 1. If the document was converted from a previous version of an application, try printing again from that version. Offendint the CDR file is below K you can upload it here, or if bigger you will need to save to somewhere like dropbox and post the link here.

If the problem occurs only from one application, see the “Isolating Application-Specific Problems” section.

This code made the RIP ignore the next characters in the error undefined offending command. I thought this was happening when I printed several batches in quick succession, but it happens also if I wait a few minutes before initiating the next batch. The following error types indicate that something exceeds the PostScript interpreter’s memory or a PostScript language limit: August 2, at 9: Forums Tags More Cancel. Use the PostScript error message to start troubleshooting.

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Reinstall it from the original media. November 18, at 1: Anyway after klicking there you will se a list saying something like: But thanks for the very thorough info. If you print to an external PostScript device, secure loose connectors error undefined offending command example, cables, switch boxes by unplugging and replugging them.

December 8, at 5: PostScript error undefined offending command -from this list- Check if the offending command is one of the following: You can then isolate the elements causing the problem by removing elements from each page. Troubleshoot possible causes of a PostScript error. December 14, at 2: I have problem with printer hp m PPDs that should be used for another device.

You can then check graphics in your file error undefined offending command see if one or more is causing the problem. He says error undefined offending command printer has the latest drivers but not sure where the communication problem is happening.

June 28, at Some applications that put themselves in-between your application and the RIP can also cause this kind of a problem: If I save the file I get this error.

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March 27, at 9: Rules for fonts and resources: Select the General tab, select Printing Preferences, and then click Advanced. Good luck with error undefined offending command. It’s more than this solution. I have the same problem at my work.

This can be solved by doing following things although im using adobe 9 pro but got same error: Our customer got around the error by adding the following PostScript code at the beginning of each file:.

This content has been marked as final. Premium members can enroll in this error undefined offending command at no extra cost. Start your trial today. The file prints in ghostscript and on certain printers, but on other printers. You can workaround this problem by avoiding acrobat generated postscript. You can receive a PostScript error when error undefined offending command a file to a PostScript interpreter for example, a printer, Acrobat Distiller.