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Which part of a web application take responsibility to print reports to a printer automatically after processing data from database ? Is it doing in JSP , servlet or beans? How to do it ? How to assign a printer ? Thanks a lot.
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Reports are printed in client side.
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Server side HTML generation - ie JSP, servlets, beans, can't control a thing on the client side. Javaapplet security is specifically set up to prevent what you are trying to do under normal circumstances. You will have to have a client side application - either a stand alone application or a signed applet. Bill