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Re: suppressing background color when printing

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  • Subject: [mg90691] Re: [mg90669] suppressing background color when printing
  • From: John Fultz <jfultz at>
  • Date: Sat, 19 Jul 2008 04:51:00 -0400 (EDT)
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On Fri, 18 Jul 2008 04:03:23 -0400 (EDT), apps4me wrote:
> Hey All,
> We have Mathematica calculus labs that are all pretty with a color
> background.
> Is there a way to modify a style so that the background color of the
> notebook will not print?  We're using the Creative->NaturalColor
> style, and I'm comfortable editing private styles for a file...
> thanks

If you just start with a private stylesheet inherited from 
Creative->NaturalColor and paste the following cell at the end of the=
notebook, you'll get what you want...

Cell[StyleData["Notebook", "Printout"],
 Background->RGBColor[1, 1, 1]]

John Fultz
jfultz at
User Interface Group
Wolfram Research, Inc.

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