Rotate page by 180% at print time

LurkingKiwiLurkingKiwi Wellington, New Zealand

This has been requested a number of times by different people in various sub-forums, and would be very handy indeed.

Some printer drivers suport this themselves, as "Landscape", "Rotated Landscape", "Portrait", "Rotated Portrait".

I am printing on odd-shaped cards which must enter the printer in a particular orientation; unfortunately the printer rotates to landscape the wrong way and I have to design my reports upside down.

I actually have to maintain 2 copies, one the right way up, and ask the printer which way it rotates to select the right form to use. Inevitably I forget to update one form and then get odd behaviour on the printer which rotates the other way.

I have considered the painfull code and math needed to actually rotate the components on a report and have put-it in the too-much-trouble box.


  • gpigpi Volnovakha, Ukraine

    No, FR doesn't have such feature. Rotate page by the printer's driver if this is available

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