[thelist] Printing a CSS background color

Kowalkowski, Lee (ASPIRE) lee.kowalkowski at hmrcaspire.com
Fri Sep 23 08:59:30 CDT 2005

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andrew Kamm [mailto:akamm at demicooper.com]
> Sent: Friday, September 23, 2005 2:41 PM
> Subject: [thelist] Printing a CSS background color 
> I've setup a page that needs to print as it appears on screen, but
> unfortunately I can't get css defined background colors to 
> print. I've tried
> setting media type to "all" and to "print," but am not having luck.
> I have been able to see other properties change depending on 
> the media type
> I define, so that seems to be working, but the browsers don't 
> want to print
> the background color.
> I'm on a Mac and Firefox is fine, but IE and Safari aren't working.
> Any ideas on this? 

There is a "Print background colors and images" option in IE itself (under
advanced settings).  What do you have this set to?

- LK

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