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Posted on 2006-10-27
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Im using windows.print() to print my page actually its a pop up page ...but in the printer the page is not priting full i can see half of the page being printed....can any one helpp;...actually its a pop up page   with grid in it ...i can print only half columsn of the grid rest of being is cut ...how do i fix it

this i how i call the pop up page and then use window.print

string PopUpScript = "<script language='javascript'>" +
string.Format ("window.open('Report.aspx?Year={0}&Quarter={1}&REPORT_TYPE={2}',null,'height=400,width=900,scrollbars=yes' );</script>", ddlYear.SelectedItem.ToString(),ddlQuarter.SelectedItem.Text,Request.Params["REPORT_TYPE"]);
Page.RegisterStartupScript("clientuserscript",PopUpScript);
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Change your layout in your report to 100% width and not a pixel. Your popup window is 900px wide. If your reporty is also forced to 900px wide it won't fit on the page, because most browsers use 75 dpi for printing. 900/75 = 12 inch or 27cm. Most pages are only 8 inch or 20cm wide.

So either restrict your report to 600pixels (8 inches) wide or make your give your page a width of 100% and make sure all content can wordwrap.

You can also upgrade your users browsers to IE7 or firefox. Those browsers shrink webpages to fit  the page. But this can lead to very small characters.


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Hi, TheLearnedOne

I think I earned some points with my answer, because it's mentions two possible solutions to the problem.

Regards,
Richard
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