Theis a pretty useful tool designed for converting document formats, because it makes directly changing the file extension to your desired one or ones in command prompt window (see Picture command prompt window) available. Its advent, to some extent, greatly releases you from onerous converting job. More importantly, the operation is easy and simple, and the rest part of the article will show you how to convert via .
Step1, Downloading&Installing PCL Converter command line
- click the link to open http://www.verypdf.com/pcltools/index.html
- go to VeryPDF PCL Converter command line
- press “Download” and save file
During the installing process, you are bound to see below window box.
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Step2, Launching the MS-DOS command prompt window
You are bound to launch MS-DOS command prompt window. Because theis bound to be operated under the MS-DOS environment. The procedure is easy, and the following pictures will guide you.
Press “start”>choose “Run”>input “cmd”>press “ok”
When the following appears, you will have the MS-DOS command prompt window.
Input the command line to convert prn to bmp, it goes below
pcltool.exe C:\in.prn C:\out.bmp
- C:\in.prn is to specify a pcl filename or a directory for input,
- C:\out.bmp is to specify the bmp file name for output.
Once the input is done, press “enter” key, you will see,
Picture command prompt window
When you see “result=ok”, it means the program has gone through.
Step4, Checking file
Open the output file to check if prn has been converted to bmp file, screenshot again.
So far, you have successfully converted prn to bmp so as to you can read your prn file in bmp document format. If you have any further questions, please leave them below, the VeryPDF.com values them very much.