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Re: st: How to print -help file- originally and physically?


From   "Jia Xiangping" <jiajoseph@googlemail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: How to print -help file- originally and physically?
Date   Tue, 18 Mar 2008 15:27:48 -0400

Thank you Vladimir. Yet it is not clear how to 'rescale the help window' . . . .

On 3/18/08, Vladimir Vakhitov <vvakhitov@gmail.com> wrote:
> Jia,
>
> You have to rescale the help window to about 75-80 symbols and reload
> your help command again (just press -Enter- in the search string. This
> will reformat text in your viewer window to narrower margins. You may
> need to experiment with the proper width of this window. To avoid
> extra printing during the experiments, you may consider printing into
> a pdf file using Acrobat or something like free pdf995.
>
> Vladimir.
>
>
> 2008/3/18, Jia Xiangping <jiajoseph@googlemail.com>:
> > Dear all,
> >
> >  This is nothing about science . . . .
> >
> >  As some commands are not in Manuals, I tried to print the HELP-file of
> >  some frequently used commands (e.g. –egenmore-). However, after typing
> >  -help egenmore- and printing, the right edge can not be printed; it
> >  was cut out in any case. I tried "scale to fit" and "landscape"
> >  orientation. But it does not work.
> >
> >  Of course, copy to Word and then print. But the layout is lost,
> >  including the feeling – I have been accustomed to the original format.
> >  Did anyone have this problem before?
> >
> >
> >
> >  --
> >  Xiangping Jia
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