What would you commonly associate with PCL on a laser printer?
A) A type of toner
B) A high-voltage power standard
C) A page description language
D) A color printing process
E) A network printing service
F) It’s what gets all over my hands when I’m cleaning a paper jam
The answer: C) A page description language
HP Printer Control Language (PCL) is a common page description language for HP and HP-compatible laser printers.
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