Print No Dialog

Bob Sneidar bobs at twft.com
Fri Feb 25 13:11:58 CST 2011


I just did this with and without the print dialog and open for printing. It printed to my default printer. 

I did notice however that there is no "fit to page" in the Page Setup. THAT would be a nice feature addition, especially since it's a darned good bet that a card on today's modern monitor is NOT going to fit snugly on a page. 

Is there a property I can set for that? I suppose I can do the math and figure out the percentage of scaling I would need to fit within the margins, but a property like "pageScaling" that could be set to a percentage, or none (100%) or auto (whatever fits) would be nice. 

I will peruse the help file and see what I can find.

Bob


> I suspect you have a PDF writer as your default printer?
> 
> Bob
> 
> 
> On Feb 25, 2011, at 10:25 AM, Rick Harrison wrote:
> 
>> Hi Jacqueline,
>> 
>> I tried excluding the "with dialog" for open print.  Doesn't work
>> with out bringing up "Preview" first.
>> 
>> "Print this card" creates a .pdf file, and automatically
>> opens "Preview".  I want to skip that step entirely and
>> just have the card go directly to the printer without stopping.
>> 
>> Any other ideas?
>> 
>> Thanks,
>> 
>> Rick



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