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why does fop scale my images? (too big)

Robert Jaeger
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Joined: Apr 29, 2002
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Hi,

I am using the formatting object processor to transform from XML to PDF and I think it is a great thing.
However, my included images (PNGs) are scaled. I saved them with 96dpi, fop changes the size to display them in 72dpi, that is what I think. I cannot scale the images (make them smaller) in advance since they are screenshots (scaled screenshots look really bad).
It seems that it doesn't matter if I save an image with 72, 96 or 300dpi, they are always displayed about 30% to big
What can I do to avoid this problem?

It would be great if someone has a good advice
Regards,
Robert.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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