Saved Drawing Prints White

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Jock
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Saved Drawing Prints White

Post by Jock » Thu Mar 29, 2018 11:16 am

I am using QCAD Pro, I have saved the attached drawing and at the time didn't understand the message regarding printing as white. I have tried few things to change this, but can't seem to get it to print black. Can you advise me on this please.
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Husky
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Re: Saved Drawing Prints White

Post by Husky » Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:10 pm

Hi Jock - welcome to the QCAD Forum,
Jock wrote:... didn't understand the message regarding printing as white.
Please check and adjust first your Page size settings. Looks to me they are some kind of off ...
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Re: Saved Drawing Prints White

Post by CVH » Fri Jun 01, 2018 6:15 pm

A: Your drawing is on layer Defpoints this is a system layer.
B: Your drawing is in white that looks white on black in drawing mode and white on white in print preview mode
C: Your drawing is in inches and your paper too, measurement system is in metric
D: You are going to print on a 210 inches width and 297 inches high paper. Thats >5m by >7.5 meter

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