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Printing VB6 data report in landscape

Posted on 1998-09-25
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How do I print a VB6 data report in landscape mode?
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There is no way to do this without user intervention. If this is not a concern then you can set the "Show Dialog" option of the Printreport to True.

For example: rptMyReport.PrintReport True, rptRangeAllPages

This will call up a print Dialog window where landscape can be selected.
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by:TomMiller
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If Data Report is laid out so that report is wider than 8.5 inches, following code will generate error:
         Report width is larger than paper width  

Printer.PaperSize = vbPRPSLetter
Printer.Orientation = vbPRORLandscape
 
rptMyReport.PrintReport True, rptRangeAllPages



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