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Answer: dots per inch

Dots per inch (dpi) is the usual measure of printed image quality on the paper. The average personal computer printer today provides 300 dpi or 600 dpi. Choosing the higher print quality usually reduces the speed of printing each page.

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This was last updated in May 2010
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

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