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spyder3739
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When plot "PNG or JPG" file, How to edit Paper Size using Custom Paper Size?

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10-17-2012 05:33 AM

Hello, I have some questions.

 

Using ObjectARX2013, I have to solve problems.

 

When I plot PNG or JPG file, its paper size is needed to edit according to drawing size.

 

I want to know the source code or function(or method) - C#.

 

Please help me.

 

Thanks.

 

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norman.yuan
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Registered: ‎04-27-2009
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Re: When plot "PNG or JPG" file, How to edit Paper Size using Custom P

10-17-2012 02:25 PM in reply to: spyder3739

I just posted a similar question a while ago and the reply from SENL 1363 offerred the solution I needed exactly.

 

Pay attention to code

 

plotInfo.DeviceOverride=tds;

 

and

 

validator.MediaMatchingPolicy = Autodesk.AutoCAD.PlottingServices.MatchingPolicy.MatchEnabledCustom

and

 

int itIs = validator.IsCustonPossible(plotInfo);

 

The last line of code means that you do not need to define a custom size of paper. When IsCustomPossible() called, AutoCAD will create a custom sized paper to match the defined plot area (Layout/Window...). If it returns 0, it means, you can go ahead with the plotting. For the details of the returned value from IsCustomPossible, you need to find it in ObjectARX C++ API documentation, not managed API documentation.

 

HTH

 

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