WD2000: Large Envelopes Print in Portrait to HP 5si MX, 5n on NT 4.0

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When you print a custom envelope to a Hewlett Packard (HP) 5si MX, or HP 5nprinter from Word 2000 running on Windows NT 4.0, your text may be printedin portrait rather than landscape orientation.
This problem occurs when you print a custom envelope with a height greaterthan 4.25 inches.
If you have an HP 5n printer, downloading and installing the updated HP 5nNT printer driver (version 3.71) corrects the problem.

NOTE: If you have an HP 5si MX printer, this does not correct the problem.

For more information, please see the Hewlett Packard World Wide Web site:The third-party contact information included in this article is provided tohelp you find the technical support you need. This contact information issubject to change without notice. Microsoft in no way guarantees theaccuracy of this third-party contact information.
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in the Microsoft productslisted at the beginning of this article.
This problem does not occur when using Word 2000 on Microsoft Windows 95 orMicrosoft Windows 98.

The third-party products discussed here are manufactured by HewlettPackard, a vendor independent of Microsoft; we make no warranty, implied orotherwise, regarding these products' performance or reliability.
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