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From Haykel BEN JEMIA <hayke...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Discussion] Printing from Flex
Date Mon, 06 Feb 2012 07:40:33 GMT
Flex could also add features for making the native flash printing system
easier to use. Some of the functionality I can think of:

   - Handle scaling based on DPI and page setup options (page size,
   orientation etc.).
   - Handle multi-page printing.
   - Make Flex components printable, e.g. with skins for printing like CSS
   for different media. For example a DataGrid could have a skin for printing
   where it does not include scrollbars. Some components could also require
   more than just a special skin for printing.


On 5 February 2012 18:04, Martin Heidegger <mh@leichtgewicht.at> wrote:

> Hello Omar,
> as far as I can tell we were talking about flex specific printing. Having
> problems with the flash player is a reality that needs to be dealt with.
> For one: If we encounter bugs during implementation we should document &
> report them properly. But also: We need to choose a implementation strategy
> based on the things that work. There is a bunch of options to choose from
> that I can think of:
>  *) A system that prints using a standardized online service
>  *) A system that uses native extensions
>  *) A system that generates pdf on the client
>  *) A system that works within the limitations of flash player printing
> yours
> Martin.

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