Previewing pages and print options


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Previewing pages and print options

One of the benefits of FileMaker Pro is that you can print any layout that you can view onscreen. So this way you don't have to have any special print layouts, but there are some ways to approach printing that can help you get better results. If you use some of the tools that FileMaker provides to you to visualize what your layouts will look like when you print them, you can then design your layouts to look more like print layouts. The first tool that you can use is called Preview mode. We've been talking about the various different modes - Browse, Find, Layout; there's also a mode called Preview mode, which can be invoked while in Browse mode by hitting this Preview button.

I'll show you Preview mode in just a second, but the first step that I want you to take is to go into Layout mode, and when in Layout mode, I wanted to bring to your attention this little dotted line here that we see. This line is what the page edge is going to look like while we're still in Layout ...

Previewing pages and print options
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Previewing pages and print options provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Cris Ippolite as part of the FileMaker Pro 11 Essential Training

Subject:
Business
Software:
FileMaker Pro
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