The printer comes with 80 scalable typefaces in 27 typeface families (Agfa 80 MicroType
fonts), all compatible with application software supporting Microsoft Windows. In addition,
10 bitmapped typefaces of the Line Printer family are also included. The printer uses the
Universal Font Scaling Technology (UFST) for outline fonts, provided under license from
Agfa Monotype Corporation. 31 TrueType screen fonts are also included along with Canon
Font Manager for easy management of installed fonts in Microsoft Windows 2000/XP.
This printer also has 136 standard fonts and 115 Central Europe fonts available in
"PostScript 3 Emulation"*.
* The optional PS ROM or PS/Barcode ROM is required.
■ Printer Drivers and Utilities
LBP5970 is provided with the printer driver for PCL 5c/PCL 6 that supports Windows
2000/XP/Server 2003/Vista and UFR II/PS Printer Driver that supports Windows 2000/
XP/Server 2003/Vista and Mac OS X, allowing you to print from a various kinds of system
Also, NetSpot Device Installer supplied with LBP5970 simpliﬁes the management and
settings of the printer on a network environment.
The supplied CD-ROM does not include the printer driver for Macintosh. Download the
printer driver for Macintosh that supports this printer from the Canon website. If you
cannot ﬁnd the printer driver for Macintosh that supports this printer on the Canon
website, contact your local authorized Canon dealer.
■ Remote UI Support
The printer supports a Remote UI function that allows you to control or monitor the status
of the printer from a computer. (See Remote UI Guide.)
Features and Benefits