Printing problems

Len Morgan len-morgan at crcom.net
Sat Mar 1 20:14:12 EST 2008


Have you tried printing just the gif image?  Is it possible that the 
original image source is too big for the print buffer?  Are you spooling 
the printer output?  You didn't mention the OS and that might help solve 
the problem.

You might also try and see if you can print everything BUT the image.

len morgan

Tom Johnson wrote:
> Hi All,
> I'm having some major problems with printing. All I want to do is print a
> single card. It's not a big, elaborate deal. There is a gif image that
> covers the entire card and there are numerous fields and some checkbox
> buttons that lie on the gif. It seems like there is a limit to the number of
> object that can be printed from a card. Is this true? So I began removing
> objects one-by-one to find the limit. But that didn't turn up anything that
> fixed the problem. However, when I reached a certain number of objects all I
> got was a blank page off the printer. If I set format for printing to true I
> have even more problems. The script I'm using is below. I would appreciate
> any help. This is the last piece of a six month project tat I really need to
> finish up.
>
> Thanks
> Tom
>
> ON mouseUp
>     lock screen
>     open printing
>
>     set the printscale to .68
>     set the printmargins to 18,18,18,18
>     set the printpapersize to 612,792
>     set the width of this stack to 840
>     set the height of this stack to 1083
>
>     hide me
>     print this card
>     close printing
>
>     set the height of this stack to 700
>     set the width of this stack to 882
>     show me
>     unlock screen
> END mouseUp
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