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RE: Removing file and print information from printed web pages

From: Christian Wolfgang Hujer <Christian.Hujer@itcqis.com>
Date: Tue, 8 Jan 2002 20:10:21 +0100
To: <www-html@w3.org>
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> -----Original Message-----
> I'm looking for a way to remove the header and footer file information
> printed on pages when a web page is submitted for printing.
> To be more specific.  I want to remove the Title of the page and the page
> number from the top as well as remove the file/URL address and date from
> the bottom when a user prints a page.
> Desired result is a printed page with only the page content and no other
> information in the header and footer section of the page.
> Thanks
> Tim Wilk
there's no way to do that independently of the user agent and the user
itself. No standard about this exists.

The user is required to consult the documentation of his/her user agent to
find out how to achieve this.


Christian Hujer
Christian Wolfgang Hujer
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