|Posted By:||Bruce McDonald|
|Subject:||Re: PAF 4.0 Print to file losing Photos|
|Post Date:||June 18, 2008 at 12:53:22|
|Forum:||Personal Ancestral File Forum|
I was having the same problem with PAF 5, Word 2002, rtf format. The problem was with the PAF "Print to File" option, which I was using since I wanted to share the finished report by email with non-PAF users. The print-to-file did not support pictures, although they showed in the print preview. When I sent a page to the printer, the pictures were included -- fine, if all you want is a paper copy.
I still wanted to make a copy of the report I could email, rather than printing and mailing paper. I worked around the problem by using CutePDF (freeware), which installs itself as a virtual printer.
If your PAF print dialog does not let you select a printer, just make CutePDF the default printer through Control Panel and then come back to PAF. Then just print the report to CutePDF, which gives you a file, instead of using the PAF Print to File feature.