More on Windows printing...

Jerry Daniels jerry at
Thu Jan 6 18:28:54 EST 2005

I checked the docs one last time and discovered that nausea and 
dizziness are not among the side effects of using formatForPrinting.



On Jan 6, 2005, at 5:22 PM, Jerry Daniels wrote:

> Jonathan,
> This comment may account for the anomalous behavior you encountered 
> (again, from Rev Docs):
>   Important!  Fonts inherited from another stack are not updated when 
> you set the formatForPrinting of a stack. If the stack will be 
> printed, make sure that either the stack's textFont property is set to 
> a font name (not set to empty), or all fields to be printed have their 
> own font rather than inheriting it.
> If the stack's formatForPrinting property is true, the setting of the 
> windowBoundingRect property is ignored when the stack is opened or 
> maximized.
> On Jan 6, 2005, at 5:11 PM, Lynch, Jonathan wrote:
>> I just tried it, and it was different. Maybe it depends on the font or
>> something.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: use-revolution-bounces at
>> [mailto:use-revolution-bounces at] On Behalf Of Jerry
>> Daniels
>> Sent: Thursday, January 06, 2005 6:10 PM
>> To: chipp at; How to use Revolution
>> Subject: Re: More on Windows printing...
>> It's not the answer to world peace, but formatForPrinting property
>> keeps the fonts consistent looking between printer and screen on
>> least it did with Rev 2.2. Haven't had to try it with 
>> 2.5.
>> -Jerry
>> On Jan 6, 2005, at 4:48 PM, Chipp Walters wrote:
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