Digital print conversion is an old-school print business model where a printer prints digital files on paper.
But with the rise of the digital era, a growing number of printers are making digital print conversions as well, and it’s becoming more and more popular.
There are plenty of options, but how do you go about buying and converting digital print files to digital?
Here’s a step-by-step guide on converting your print files from paper to digital.
What you need to know when buying a digital print conversionThere are a lot of different ways you can buy and convert digital files, and for the most part it’s not really a complicated process.
You’ll need to set up your printer, buy the right software, and pay for the right printer.
There’s no such thing as perfect, so we’ve created a list of the best ways to buy digital print converter software and print services for your digital print needs.
How to convert digital print file files to paper:1.
Get a paper conversion printer to convert your digital files into paper.
We recommend printing with the software for Paperman.
This paper conversion software costs €99 ($115) and is the only one that’s fully compatible with all digital printers.
It has an integrated scanner for digital prints and a print-to-print function that lets you convert files to print out directly to your computer.
The Paperman software is available on Macs, Windows and Linux, and is available for Android, Apple TV, iOS and Windows Phone devices.
You can also buy Paperman for the same price on Amazon.
Paperman also has a converter for Windows computers, and the conversion tool can also be used on Mac and iOS.
We’ve chosen the Paperman converter for digital print.2.
Set up your scanner.
It’s also important to buy a scanner that can handle digital print prints, because digital prints are different than print-out files.
We prefer the DSC-XG1, which is compatible with a variety of printers, but we also recommend the DVS-1 for printing digital files.
The DVS has a dedicated digital print function, and there’s also a converter that supports all digital print converters.3.
Download the converter software.
You need to download the converter tool to convert the print files into digital print formats, which you’ll need a free scanner to do.
Paperman and DSC will convert your print file to digital files at the end of the conversion process, so you’ll have a print file that you can print out.
For example, if you have a file called print.jpg and you want to print it out as a digital image, you’ll just download the file and convert it to print on paper with the DFS-1.4.
Set the printer up for digital printing.
You want to convert print files so that they can be printed on your printer.
Paperland will print print to paper files on the DDS printer, which has a digital converter that’s compatible with digital printers from the likes of Dell, Canon and Sharp.5.
Check the digital conversion settings on your scanner and print software.
Paperlands converter supports both print and digital prints.
We have found Paperland to be the best choice for digital conversions on a DDS, and you can download the print converter tool for your scanner here.
PaperLand will also print to digital file files on a lot more printers, including those from Canon, Sharp and Dell.6.
Connect your printer to your scanner, and start printing!
Paperland’s converter software will convert the digital print to print output on your computer, so your print will look and function exactly like a digital file you’ve already printed on.7.
Print the file to the printer.
If your printer is compatible, you can convert your Printland print file directly into print-on-demand files.
To do so, simply open up the Printland app on your device, and select the file you want the converter to convert to.
For our example, we’ll convert print.png into print.dxf.
It’ll automatically import the print file into the print-ready software on your digital printer.8.
Now print the print to your printer and enjoy your print!
It’ll be perfectly fine to print to the screen after the conversion.
You won’t need any other print conversion software, such as Paperland or DSC, to convert this print file file to print-style.
You should also be able to print a print out from your digital printed file to your screen with Paperland.9.
Save your print.
Paperlander’s conversion tool lets you print to PDF files from the app, and Paperland has a print to web converter that can convert PDF files into print files.
If you want more information about converting PDF files to Print-on and print-quality files, check out our article on converting PDFs to print files, too.