Re: Re: Re: Printing, WYSIWYG, and Window Magnification?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg90287] Re: [mg90259] Re: [mg90226] Re: Printing, WYSIWYG, and Window Magnification?*From*: Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu>*Date*: Fri, 4 Jul 2008 04:00:03 -0400 (EDT)*Organization*: Mathematics & Statistics, Univ. of Mass./Amherst*References*: <g4fhsp$9p5$1@smc.vnet.net> <200807021037.GAA12524@smc.vnet.net> <200807031014.GAA03272@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: murray at math.umass.edu

Addendum: A Print Preview, whose absence Helen Read noted in another post to this thread, is the single greatest improvement in the Front End I can imagine now. Of course to want that, one has to believe in printed material. Murray Eisenberg wrote: > You mean File > Printing Settings > Show Breaks of course. > > However, that will NOT do what AES requests, namely, to allow still > magnifying the on-screen view (at least under Windows): changing the > magnification even to 300% leaves the view unaltered. > > I doubt there is any way, in fact, to do what AES requests (but I hope > somebody proves me wrong). Part of the difficulty is that the style > sheet may use different parameters for spacing (of all kinds) for > printing than for viewing. > > Jens-Peer Kuska wrote: >> Hi, >> >> try File|Print| Show page breaks. >> >> Regards >> Jens >> >> AES wrote: >>> The core question here is how I can have what appears on my screen >>> (using 6.0 on a Mac) be a WYSIWYG display of what I'll get if I Print a >>> notebook (so far as linebreaks, figure widths, and most everything else >>> is concerned), while retaining a 125% or 150% magnification in the >>> window. >>> >>> I need the 125% to 150% Window Magnification setting in the normal >>> Screen Environment -> Working mode to work comfortably on my display >>> and with my eyeballs. But if I Print what I see there, what I get on >>> the paper has very different line breaks and so on. What's printed does >>> seem to match what I see using Screen Environment -> Printout mode -- >>> except I can't really "see" that mode, because Window Magnification no >>> longer seems to work. >>> >>> ??? >>> > -- Murray Eisenberg murray at math.umass.edu Mathematics & Statistics Dept. Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 549-1020 (H) University of Massachusetts 413 545-2859 (W) 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 545-1801 Amherst, MA 01003-9305

**References**:**Re: Printing, WYSIWYG, and Window Magnification?***From:*Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska@informatik.uni-leipzig.de>

**Re: Re: Printing, WYSIWYG, and Window Magnification?***From:*Murray Eisenberg <murray@math.umass.edu>