How to print external .pdf file with flash movie

Posted on 2008-11-15
Last Modified: 2013-12-08
I have a flash action script code which can open a .pdf file in browser i.e ( Internet explorer or firefox )

on (release)
    getURL("PDF/Desg_28.pdf", "_blank");

But I was looking for to print this external .pdf page direct from a flash movie or botton without showing this .pdf file.

Any help is really appreciated thank you,
Question by:softyr
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    Not possible. Web programmers are restricted to opening the print dialog window on the client computer with window.print(). Because you're dealing with system resources, you'd have to write a custom active-x control.

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