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When you try to print a mail merge in Microsoft Office Publisher 2003, you may receive one of the following error messages, depending on if you are using a PostScript Printer or Non-PostScript Printer.
When you print to a PostScript Printer, you receive one of the following error messages:
Publisher cannot continue printing because of an error. For more information, press F1.
When you print to a Non-PostScript Printer, you receive one of the following error messages:
Publisher cannot print CMYK composite to a black and white printer. To print CMYK composite, choose a color printer.
Publisher cannot print this publication. To print composite CMYK or separations, you must use a printer driver that is set to output PostScript language level 2 or later.
Publisher was unable to create a file containing the results of the merge. You may not have enough disk space. Delete some unneeded files on your hard disk and try again.
This problem may occur if you try to print any mail merged publication with the Print Composite CMYK by default option turned on.
To work around this problem, turn off the Print Composite CMYK by default option. To do this, follow these steps:
For additional information about problems with print merge and CMYK composite setting, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/826451/ )OAER: "Publisher Cannot Print CMYK Composite... " Error Message and Publisher 2003 Quits Unexpectedly When You Try to Print a Mail Merge