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HP Designjet Printers - Third-party Macintosh Driver Support

Issue:
Plotting vector and raster data on an HP DesignJet printer from a Macintosh without adding PostScript (R) to the printer.
Solution
Two different third-party options exist:
GDT softworks offers
  • PowerPlot, a package with an HP-GL/2 and HP RTL driver that supports both LocalTalk and Ethernet printing.
Microspot offers two packages
  • MacPlot Pro contains an HP-GL/2 driver and provides support for Ethernet printing.
  • MacPlot GraphicPack contains an HP-GL/2 and an HP RTL driver and provides support for Ethernet printing.
You can obtain further information at the GDT Softworks and Microspot Web pages.