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Maestro was also known as: XScribe Maestro

How to Create a proper ASCII text file using Maestro
From the Main Menu in Maestro:
	Select PRINT
	Select Modify Printer Driver

Printer Control
 1 - Driver Name           [.TXT file with form feed]
 2 - Device Number         [1-7,X] X
 3 - Characters Per Tick    [1-17] 99
 4 - Printer can Backspace   [Y/N] N
 5 - Lines per Page        [0-255]
 6 - Start Boldface            [ ]
 7 - Cancel Boldface           [ ]
 8 - Start Underline           [ ]
 9 - Cancel Strikethrough      [ ]
 A - Start Strikethrough       [ ]
 B - Cancel Strikethrough      [ ]
 C - Setup String #1           [ ]
 D - Setup String #2           [ ]
 E - Setup String #3           [ ]

 
Line [1](above)Puts PAGE BREAKS in the ASCII FILE.
Line [5](above)Eliminates unwanted BLANK LINES at the bottom of each page.
NOTE: Change only items [1] and [5] above, then make your ASCII file.
Suggested MAESTRO SETUP (optional, doesn't pertain to ProTEXT)
Case Formats                    TEXT.FMT
 1 - Header Start Line          [0-255]  0
 2 - Transcript Start Line      [0-255]  3
 3 - Transcript Lines per Page  [0-255] 25
 4 - Footer Start Line          [0-255]  0
 5 - Transcript Spacing         [V/D/S]	 D
 6 - Print using ALL CAPS         [Y/N]  N
 7 - Transcript Start Column    [1-255]  4
 8 - Transcript Line Length      [1-71] 58
 9 - Line Number Column         [0-255]  2
 A - Question Number Column              0
 B - Line Number Skip           [1-255]  1
 C - Question Number Skip       [1-255]  1
 D - Draft Printer Name           [PDF]  0GLOBAL
 E - Final Printer Name           [PDF]  TEXT
 F - Misc. Printer Name           [PDF]  TEXT
 G - Insert File                  [INS]  0GLOBAL
Over the years, ProTEXT has had hundreds of Maestro users.
You don't hear about Maestro nowdays,
but the information on this page has helped a LOT of people since 1991!