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PCLReader

Average User Rating:
3.8
out of 5 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    15.10
  • Total Downloads:
    15,963
  • Date Added:
    Jun. 01, 2015
  • Price:
    Free to try; $61.00 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    24.97MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    18
  • Platform:
    Windows

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User Reviews
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4 stars

"It works fine for me."

December 12, 2013  |  By Science_Boy

 |  Version: PCLReader 32-bit 13.5

Pros

My needs are simple. I just need to display PCL. It does that.

Cons

None that I have found.

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4 stars

"Did the job for what I needed to do."

February 02, 2010  |  By glbeecom

 |  Version: PCLReader 8.895

Pros

The software readily read the print file that was in PCL format. I was then able to save the file to a PDF format.
Easy to install and uninstall.

Cons

The GUI interface could be a little more user intuitive.

Summary

Not a bad program to read print output files written in PCL format. However, I would hope using such files are rare. In my case, a camp ground reservation person apparently did not know how to send files usable by most folks (ie: PDF) to send a reservation confirmation. Instead, they sent a print output file. PCLReader saved the day for this type of problem.

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5 stars

"Great for converting text to image file"

January 14, 2008  |  By carsonhw

 |  Version: PCLReader 8.43

Pros

Easy to use, adequate flexibility, can easily convert lots of text files to PNG or image format for use with graphic design programs.

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5 stars

"Perfect Program!"

December 27, 2007  |  By metromd

 |  Version: PCLReader 8.43

Pros

I just tried your free PCL Reader program and it was just what I needed. The ability to view and print PCL to any Windows printer saved the day.

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1 stars

"Not Free"

April 27, 2007  |  By gillespie_s

 |  Version: PCLReader 8.43

Pros

Seems to convert and view the PDF files OK

Cons

It is not without limitations and should not be listed as free. It places a watermark on follow-on pages

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 15.10
Version 15.10 includes enhanced abilities to generate raster and vector text searchable PDF's and new functions enabling end-users to generate Unicode/UTF8 maps for double-byte language text extraction from PCL.
General
Publisher Page Technology Marketing
Publisher web site http://www.pagetech.com
Release Date May 05, 2015
Date Added June 01, 2015
Version 15.10
Category
Category Business Software
Subcategory Document Management Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 24.97MB
File Name pclreader_151.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 15,963
Downloads Last Week 18
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Not available
Price $61

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