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Print Widget

​​​​The Print widget is used to export a copy of the current map window to a file. To open the Print widget, click its button in the toolbar. 


The Print widget is shown below.


To print the map, ​zoom and/or pan to the area of the map that you would like to print. Use the Draw widget to add any shapes or text to the map. The visible map can then be printed as follows: 

  1. Open the Print widget.
  2. Modify the Map Title as needed.
  3. Select a Layout for the printed map file. The available layout options are shown below.
    ​​​​Layout​​​Dimensions
    (mm)
    ​​​ ​Dimensions
    ​(inches)
    ​A3 Landscape​​420 x 297​16.5 x 11.7
    ​A3 Portrait​​297 x 420​11.7 x 16.5
    A4 Landscape​​297 x 210​11.7 x 8.3
    A4 Portrait​​210 x 297​8.3 x 11.7
    ​Letter ANSI A Landscape (default)​279 x 216​11 x 8.5
    ​Letter ANSI A Portrait​​216 x 279​8.5 x 11
    ​MAP_ONLY3300 x 2550 pixels
    ​Tabloid ANSI B Landscape​432 x 27917 x 11​
    Tabloid ANSI B Portrait​​279 x 432​11 x 17
  4. Select a Format for the printed map file. The available format options are shown below.
    • ​​EPS
    • GIF
    • JPG
    • PDF (default)
    • PNG32
    • PNG8
    • SVG
    • SVGZ​
  5. ​​Click Print. A progress indicator will be displayed while the map is exported to the file. When the export has completed, a link will appear showing the title and file type icon of the printed map.
  6. Click the link to open the printed map file in a new window.
  7. Save the printed map file as needed.
  8. Repeat steps 1-7 to print additional maps. A new link will be added to the list for each printed map.
  9. Click Clear Prints to remove the list of printed maps.