Photo Print Test

Photo Print Test

Note  This content applies to the Windows Logo Kit (WLK). For the latest information using the new Windows Hardware Certification Kit (HCK), see Windows HCK User's Guide on the Windows Hardware Dev Center.

Type: Automated Test


The Photo Print Test prints landscape and portrait oriented photos to exercise printer functionality.

PrintSpy is enabled for this test. For more information, please go to PrintSpy.


This test prints five images in both portrait and landscape orientation and the summary page. The test verifies that all of the pages are printed and that the pictures are correctly rotated and fills the page. If a bitmap is printed out in the same orientation twice or does not stretch to fit the page, the test records a failure.

This test prints the following images:

  • Cover page: Portrait

  • Flower: Portrait and landscape

  • Two children: Portrait and landscape

  • Cow: Portrait and landscape

  • City image: Portrait and landscape

  • Standing rock: Portrait and landscape

Run Time: 2 minutes
Log File: photoprinttest.xml; photoprinttest_devicelogger.xml
System Restart Required: No
Test Category:
Supported operating systems for Logo or Signature testing:
  • Windows 7

  • Windows Server 2008 R2

  • Windows Vista

  • Windows Server 2003

  • Windows XP



Software Requirements

The test tool requires the following software:

  • Supported operating system (see list above)

  • Software components included with the device that is being tested

Hardware Requirements

The test tool requires the following hardware:

  • Device to be tested

  • Computer that meets the minimum software requirements

  • Windows keyboard

  • Two-button pointing device

  • Color display monitor capable of at least 1024 by 768 resolution, 32-bits per pixel, 60 Hz

  • Hard drive with a minimum of 20 GB available on partition C:


  • x86

  • x64

  • Itanium

Running Photo Print Test

There are no specific procedures to run this test.


You can identify the failure of this test if no output is produced, the debugger breaks in, incorrect output is produced, or the log file indicates a failure.

The log files are:

  • photoprinttest.xml

  • photoprinttest_devicelogger.xml

Test Assertions

Windows Logo Program: IMAGING-0030 Printer drivers must be correctly implemented based on the content of the WDK



Build date: 9/14/2012

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