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Diagram only occupies half of the printed page

Article created: Apr 15 2002, updated: Apr 15 2002

Background:  This problem occurs when your printer is set to a resolution higher than 300dpi. Intersection Magic is still printing to some internal coordinates that reflect 300dpi.

Status:  Bug - with workaround
Keywords:  1/2,half,HP
Categories:   *Diagrams* *Printing*

Explanation:
Versions prior to 6.608 assumed a coordinate system that was 300dpi X and Y. As a result, newer high res printers cause the diagram to appear smaller. This problem originated sometime after 5.511 when the same assumption was not made. (intended enhancement)

Solution:
The best workaround is to simply tell Intersection Magic to move the diagram down on the page. (set the PHYSICAL HEIGHT to 6600) This is done under the printer Advanced Settings. The other workaround is to change your printer driver settings to print at 300dpi instead of 600dpi. This will work, but won't be remembered session to session.
September 18, 2018 7:58PM

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