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Hi All,
Thanks in advance.
In my JSP page i am calling javascript.print() which is calling print function to print the browser out put, my problem is by default it is printing in A4 Vertical manner but i want in landscape format,without user interaction .
Please help me in this.

Thanks a lot
 
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JavaScript can not control the settings for print. In the CSS 3 there is new rules, but they are not implemented in the major browsers yet.


Basically you will have to rely on the user changig this unless they are running IE and you can use ActiveXX controls. Searc the interneet for AciveX print.

Eric
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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