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By kirya ·
Does anybody knows some way to publish reports from Access database through Active Server Pages? I mean not in form of HTML page but something that will be easy to print (something like pdf-file).

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by fofa In reply to Publishing Access Reports ...

You could try one of the Web Print engines, but if that is not possible you can use RTF (Rich Text Format). It's a little work, but RTF can be formated out of SQL, we have done it here.

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by DaveMcRae In reply to Publishing Access Reports ...

Not simple kirya. Do you wish to print client-side or server-side. If server-side you may wish to call the Access.exe in an out of server process and call it's print method to print to your web-server's printer. I assume this is not what you wish soI wont go much further here.
For client-side printing there are two components at "http://www.aspfree.com/components/specificcat.asp?componentcatid=6&componentcatName=Printer" (entire URL between "quotes"). I've used the first (MeadCo also at http://www.meadroid.com/scriptx/) for simple prints including purchasing receipts driven from the database. I've not tried the $99 activePDF (http://www.activepdf.com/default.asp) but if you need to go PDFs this is probably your best bet. Although they don't have an example of Access to PDF at http://www.activepdf.com/EXAMPLES.asp they do have examples for Word and Excel and the issues are the same - again an 'out of process' ('out of process' is described here if you haven't seen this before and youwish to use this rou

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