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Topic: Re: Is there a way to set the 'fit to page'property?
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 57543
From: prodok
Date: 5/29/2002 05:26 PM


as far as I know, there is no way to control this setting right now, except
maybe via a custom made plug-in.

I, too, am waiting for a possibility to control more of the printing
options via JavaScript.

Max Wyss
PRODOK Engineering
Low Paper workflows, Smart documents, PDF forms
CH-8906 Bonstetten, Switzerland

Fax: +41 1 700 20 37

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>Is there any way to have pdf documents 'force' the 'fit to page' printer
>option to be always 'on', as a default when they are opened? If so, is
>there any programmatic way to accomplish this?
>We have legal size (and other size) documents that will be distributed to
>numerous users, but we are concerned that they may be printed with the
>'fit to page' option unset, in which case the users would get text
>cut off their printed pages.
>Is this just something pdf developers must live with? One should just
>count on users selecting 'fit to page' or not, as necessary?

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