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Hi,
I wanted to know if there is a way to print using JavaScript? ..... Now the ...window.print() ...method helps us print the existing page ...
I wanted to know if JavaScript provides for .... the print options as in JAVA ...where in we can use the graphics object to print pixelwise ...without actually showing the preview ... (I mean print directly , without trying to print from a component)
 
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Nope,

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Any idea how Google Maps prints their maps. The maps and directions printed are formatted differently from what is displayed on the users screen.

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I know that with CSS you can have the printed version of your page rendered differently than the screen version. I have no idea if that is how Google Maps does it.
 
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you can set up a print css which you can chnage the position of elements on the page/ show hide, change fonts, etc.

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