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Printing in Kiosk Mode/Frames

maddy051398
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Hi, I'd like to implement a Print button on my web page - thus removing the need to give the user access to the menu options (running in kiosk mode).

Can this be done (e.g. in Javascript)?  A complication may be that the data to print will be in a different frame to the print button, so there may be an issue with which frame has focus when the button is pressed.

Regards, Maddy.
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parent.frameToPrint.print()

which surely works in NN4.

-julio

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I tried the following (not worrying about frames) which works in NN4 but not IE4:

<INPUT TYPE="reset" NAME="button1" VALUE="Print" onClick = "PrintMe()">
<SCRIPT LANGUAGE="JAVASCRIPT">
function PrintMe()
{
   parent.print ()
}
</SCRIPT>

Any suggestions?  I've looked in a couple of IE4 and Javascript books and can't find any reference to a print method.  In IE4 I get the 'Object doesn't support this property or method' script error when I press the button.

Regards, Maddy
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