Manufacturer: HSM Informatik AG
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 980 KB
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 3.71 / 7/15/09
The device driver for this particular component is used to help the computer user to generate Portable Document Format and Tagged Image File Format type files. This is considered by many computer experts as comparatively faster than any similar type of device driver. By correctly installing this component the computer user gains the ability to generate multipage serialized or single page Tagged Image File Format documents. In the computer industry this type of support file is considered as a type of raster driver that can incorporate its functionality into virtually any type of software application supported by the Microsoft Windows Operating System environment. When installed into the host computer system the device driver functions as any conventional printing hardware component and will appear in the list of available printers for the host machine. Correspondingly the device driver provides a user interface that provides configuration settings for the virtual device.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
This particular component is often considered as a virtual printer component. The reason is that it is not a physical hardware component but rather functions more as a conversion utility that is designed to simulate printing device operations. Portable Document Format and Tagged Image File Format documents are essentially picture files that are generated mostly from word processing documents. These types of formats present distinct advantages to the computer user by providing additional security to the document. Basically to edit these types of documents the computer user would need to gain access to the original text or word processing file that serves as its source. The main difference between this particular printing component and conventional printer devices is that it is designed to generate a file output compared to the paper media used by conventional printers. Multiple file copies are normally referred to as batch processing for these types of virtual printer devices. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Image Office errors before installing any driver updates.