PDF doc name with revPrintText corrupted?

Jan Schenkel janschenkel at yahoo.com
Tue Feb 9 05:11:26 EST 2010

--- On Tue, 2/9/10, Tiemo Hollmann TB <toolbook at kestner.de> wrote:
> Hello,
> I am using revPrintText with Rev 3.5 on Win to print a
> fields text. When
> selecting a printer everything is fine. When selecting a
> pdf-printer Rev
> creates a pdf doc name from my stack title. My stack title
> has german
> Umlaute and they get changed to weired signs in the pdf doc
> name, as if
> there there is a problem with the Unicode or something like
> this. I tried to
> use the revPrintText parameter "header text" in the hope
> rev would take that
> header text as the doc name, but no effect.
> Does anybody knows, if I can change the doc name when
> printing to pdf or to
> change the charset or any other idea?
> I know that there is the new pdf printing in 4.5, but I
> have to fix it in
> 3.5 with old style.
> Thanks
> Tiemo 

You could try setting the 'printTitle' global property before calling revPrintText (haven't tried it, but it may solve your problem)

Jan Schenkel
Quartam Reports & PDF Library for Revolution

"As we grow older, we grow both wiser and more foolish at the same time."  (La Rochefoucauld)


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