From Page Technology Marketing Inc.
PCLReader Views & Converts PCL & Text into PDF, PDF/A, XPS, TIFF, BMP, PNG, PCX and ASCII Text. Once viewed, a PCL or Text file can be printed to any Windows printer driver. This is useful in when you have a non-LaserJet PCL printer and need to print a Mortgage Loan, Insurance or other form-intensive legacy applications that requires PCL4/5/5e LaserJet printers.
The ASCII text can be extracted from PCL files for data migration. PCLReader is the first commercial quality PCL viewer/converter to be released as FREEWARE.
PCL Reader Features and Benefits
For those with legacy applications that can only generate PCL output and generic Windows application users with modest needs to print to PDF, TIFF or other file formats:
View PCL, then print it to any Windows printer driver. This allows users to print PCL on any non_PCL printer, like inkjet, GDI or even PCL XL-only printers.
Convert PCL into PDF format. Once in PDF format, you can send as email attachments, post on web sites or add to a document archive for later retrieval. PCL Reader also eliminates the need to purchase a PDF driver for any, which don't work on PCL file anyway.
Convert PCL forms into PDF, PDF/A, TIFF, XPS, PNG and other file formats.
Any 32-bit Windows platform beyond Win2000