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Samsung Printers - Print features do not work as expected or are missing in macOS Mojave (10.14)

Issue

After installing the print driver for a Samsung Printer in macOS Mojave (10.14), driver features are missing or do not work as expected.

Solution

This is expected behavior that is part of a design change in macOS Mojave (10.14).
Printer-specific options for Samsung printers are now found under Printer Features the Print dialog box.
Figure : Printer Features in the driver

Workaround

Use the Apple AirPrint driver as an alternate option for printing. However, some features found in the Samsung driver might not be available.

Cause

Beginning with macOS Mojave (10.14), 3rd parties such as HP are no longer allowed to load customized Print Dialog Extensions (PDE) or user interfaces for printing, causing certain aspects of the user experience to change. For example, settings are no longer automatically adjusted (some have dependencies between them) and tooltips are no longer available causing some inconsistencies in the driver settings and behavior. For the known list of affected features, see the Known feature changes section below.

Known feature changes

The known list of features affected and the new expected behavior include the following changes:
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The known list of affected applications include Safari, Preview, Photos, Text Edit, Mail, Calendar, Contacts, Maps, Notes, Numbers, Pages, and Keynote.
  • Tooltips are absent.
  • Finishing concept preview is absent.
  • The explanation text for booklet, manual duplex, and job storage printing is absent.
  • PIN To Print field with visible PIN number is saved to Preset.
  • If the Fold option is not enabled, the Sheets per set option is available but does not work. The maximum is 3 for C-Fold and 5 for V-Fold.
  • Controls in the Booklet Printing feature set are not dimmed when Format Output as Booklet option is unchecked.
  • Booklet Printing is not disabled if set Pages per Sheet to 2 or more.
  • The Job name is empty on the printer control panel when a custom job name is used for Job Storage, Personal Job. A default job name works.
  • Printing with Watermark is failed.
  • Watermark options(Name, Style, Color, Size, Shade and Message Angle) are absent in Printer Features list.
  • Printing with Poster is failed.
  • Poster option(Poster overlap) is absent in Printer Features list.
  • Trapping, Black Optimization, RGB Color Simulator and Intent are not disabled when Grayscale is enabled.
  • Quality, Edge Enhancement and Trapping are not disabled when X-Ray of Document type is enabled.
  • Skin, Grass and Sky are available even if Preference Color Control checkbox is unchecked.
  • Cyan-Red, Magenta-Green and Yellow-Blue are available even if Preference Color Control checkbox is checked.
  • Cyan-Red, Magenta-Green and Yellow-Blue are not returned to default settings if Preference Color Control checkbox is checked.
  • Transparency Separator is available when Transparency is not selected in Paper Type.
  • Job Accounting pop-up is not supported.
  • The control of Sheets per Set of C-Folding is absent and always worked as 1.
  • The control of Sheets per Set of V-Folding is absent and always worked as 1.
  • Even though Divided into Set of Booklet Printing is selected, the control to input the number of sets is absent.
  • Even though Booklet Printing selected, the control to input Gutter is absent.
  • Right binding of Booklet Printing is not available.
  • N-up of Booklet Printing is not available.
  • While printing with manual duplex setting, user can't see guide screen.
  • Special Pages feature is absent.
  • Even though user tries to save cts using "save ..." in Easy Color Manager, user defined color is absent.
  • Even though user selects Confidential in Print Mode, User ID field, Job Name field, Password fields are absent.
  • The User ID, Password, PIN code, ID only fields of Job Accounting are absent.