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Printing Examples

Does anyone have any examples of how to send web page content to the
printer? I've looked at the PHP manual and I think I know how to do it
but I'd like be sure:

I have to open the printer first
Then I use the print write call?
Then I close the printer

Thanks...

Jul 17 '05 #1
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On 15-Oct-2003, Ralph Freshour <ra***@primemail.com> wrote:
Does anyone have any examples of how to send web page content to the
printer? I've looked at the PHP manual and I think I know how to do it
but I'd like be sure:

I have to open the printer first
Then I use the print write call?
Then I close the printer


If you want to print on the client you will have to use JavaScript or some
other client side program. You can't do it with PHP.

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Tom Thackrey
www.creative-light.com
tom (at) creative (dash) light (dot) com
do NOT send email to ja*********@willglen.net (it's reserved for spammers)
Jul 17 '05 #2
Try:
www.fpdf.org

Ralph Freshour wrote:
Does anyone have any examples of how to send web page content to the
printer? I've looked at the PHP manual and I think I know how to do it
but I'd like be sure:

I have to open the printer first
Then I use the print write call?
Then I close the printer

Thanks...


Jul 17 '05 #3
That looks really super - but I don't want to create .pdf files nor
send the output to a browser - I want to send the output to a printer
- I didn't see where this tool could do that or did I miss that?
On Thu, 16 Oct 2003 23:06:36 +0100, Almada <na**@nada.no> wrote:
www.fpdf.org


Jul 17 '05 #4
If anyone else replies please use my email address as I'm losing my
ISP news server - thank you...
On Thu, 16 Oct 2003 23:06:36 +0100, Almada <na**@nada.no> wrote:
Try:
www.fpdf.org

Ralph Freshour wrote:
Does anyone have any examples of how to send web page content to the
printer? I've looked at the PHP manual and I think I know how to do it
but I'd like be sure:

I have to open the printer first
Then I use the print write call?
Then I close the printer

Thanks...


Jul 17 '05 #5

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