4D PDF Mailer/Printer Plugin v. 3.1.4c available

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Workaround for a 4D bug

This version fix a 4D bug with set current printer on Windows XP systems.


The first printer switch with the 4d command “set current printer” does not work on windows xp systems.


wrap the “set current printer” command with this code:

Repeat SET CURRENT PRINTER(vT_PN_DefaultPrinter)
  $vt_AbfragePrinter:=Get current printer 
Until ($vt_AbfragePrinter=vT_PN_DefaultPrinter) | ($loop>30)

The new versions show this workaround in our new demo databases

To download go to http://www.node.de/indexplug.htm
This update is free for existing v3.x owners

Main features:

bundle Plugin, 64Bit windows, both pdf v3 and v4 driver support, smaller pdf files

Version 3.1.4c:

Whats new since 3.1.3 release:

  • * updated nodexchange.dll
  • * updated nodeoutlook.dll
  • * new feature: use individual profile from the printer driver
  • * new feature: create hierarchic bookmarks (see release notes inside the pdf archive)
  • * updated v2004/v11/v12 demo databases
  • * new Mac Intel plugin stub inside the v11/v12 demo databases, created with Myako’s resource tool
  • * some minor bug fixes
  • * bug fix set current printer on windows xp systems