There are some issues that may occur after using compatible printer driver in computer. First issue is related to the physical features of the printer. This physical features include the availability of paper input and output trays, and also the standard orientation of the paper input. For instance, you have to choose a printer driver from the same manufacturer in order to ensure your command is implemented in the same way, despite the different physical feature of the devices. To reduce the chance of low compatibility, using printer that has a similar serial number and model is encourage.
When you wish to print a monochrome document on a laser printer, it is important to look for a printer driver in computer that uses the same printer emulation. This is to make sure the document will be decipher in the same way. Nonetheless, the duplex feature that you need may not present. It goes the same with a color laser printer. The same printer emulation will guarantee the similar results of the documents. But slight differences in the documents color may not be interpreted well. Thus, documents such as picture or photographs that have rich color spectrums may have its quality reduced.
Printing with a dot matrix printer device might be bothersome. Despite having the same printer emulation, the compatible printer driver that you have installed may still give you certain issues. The most common problem is the fonts in your print job may be presented differently from what you expect. Other issue is the printing may slow down because the printer has to convert the fonts as a bitmap before it starts printing. As for inkjet printer, it will be quiet a hassle to match the printer with compatible printer driver in computer. It is because inkjet printers have its own rules due to the higher diversity of inkjet printers on the market.