report printing advice
alex at mindlube.com
Wed Dec 11 17:52:00 EST 2002
Looks like I'm going to have to tackle this in 1.1.1 and not wait for
the new printing features in 2.0. I've got a scrolling group with about
20 fields in it. This is a report with several sections, and both right
aligned columns and left aligned columns. That's why it's not one
I must print the group with headers and footers on each page. It's
probably going to be several pages.
It seems like the best way to go would be to lock the screen and copy
each field onto a blank card, and then use "print card [from topleft to
rightbottom] [into pageRect]" and "print break" commands to lay out the
pages one chunk at a time. Print the headers and footers in a similar
This is going to be a problem because I have fields that are side by
side columns, that are going to cross page boundaries.
Alex Rice, Software Developer
Architectural Research Consultants, Inc.
alrice at ARCplanning.com
alrice at swcp.com
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