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Displaying job name on plotter front panel display.

A - answer HPGL2 "BP" command in a PLT file allows to specify job name to be displayed in job list. Use eg. BP1,"myJobXX"; to display "myJobXX".

The same command can be used also eg. to disable Autorotate:

BP5,1;    or    BP1,"job1",5,1;
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7.8.2001    4457×  
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