Open printing to PDF bug?

Dar Scott dsc at
Wed Sep 22 21:03:06 EDT 2010

I set parameters for the entire print batch before "open printing to  
pdf".  Am I doing that wrong?

Try setting up for A4:
    set the printPaperSize to "595,842"

Try printPaperOrientation instead of printRotated.

If those don't work, try putting margins and printscale before the  

I'm guessing.  Mine works but I'm not using landscape.  And I use  
full-page printing.

Dar Scott

On Sep 22, 2010, at 10:44 AM, William de Smet wrote:

> Hi there,
> It seems I have the same problem!
> I use almost the same code as Joseph (asked earlier today) to print on
> A4 paper. When I want a PDF preview on OSX everything is/looks fine.
> When using the code  below and adding 'open printing to PDF'  about
> 1/4 of the printed text is cut off.
> Is this a bug or are we doing something wrong?
> ---
> open printing to pdf "test.pdf"
>  set the printRotated to true
>  set the printMargins to 72,36,72,36
> set the printScale to 1.1
> print this card from 193,90 to 833,570
> close printing
> ---
> greetings,
> William
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