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rotating text with smartforms

I want to print text rotated 90 degrees. Does anyone know if this is possible (with standaard smartform commands).

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The way to roatate text in smartforms is using the COMMAND node. The rotation of text takes place at the printer and cannot be viewed in the print preview.

Using the COMMAND node, Attribute to change the orientation to 90deg needs to be passed to the printer.

The Attributes are printer dependant.


In the ZPL-II printer control language the attribute is S_LZPL_SETUP.

In this command node, enter the following under "spool control", "free attributes":

Attribute name: Attribute value:


For the particular printer you are using u would need to find the appropriate attibute and the value to set it to.


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