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Fireworks makes websites, not print work. I've been using it for over a decade and have never had the need to print something.
> Why is it so impossible to print a document from Fireworks? I expected alot
> more from Adobe than this, this is the absolute worst program I have ever used.
> At 1024 px wide with a resolution of 72 px per inch I should end up with a
> printable image of almost 14 1/4" wide, why the hell is it only 3" wide, no
> other imaging program I use does this crap. Yeah, I see those stupid settings
> under image size and they are dumbest thing I have ever seen. So, I can either
> have a printable document or a viewable document, but not both. Why can't Adobe
> have a checkbox that says "Scale to fit" or "Shrink to fit", like every other
> program in the world does? This will be the last Adobe product that I ever
> spend money on. Now I have to figure out how to print this entire project out
> without ruining the way it renders on the screen. NICE JOB ADOBE! Let's see,
> Adobe Web Premium : $2000.00 , time spent working on this project : 3 months, A
> program that works : $1000.00 to $2000.00, time spent re-doing the entire
> project AGAIN in the new program : another 3 months, the look on my face as my
> boss rips me a new one : well not as priceless as the feeling I'm going to get
> when I blog to the whole world just how crappy Adobe software is.
Have you tried exporting as PDF? You can then use reader or Acrobat to
print the file.
Fireworks is a screen graphics application. Not much consolation, but
it's printing abilities have never been great as it was never intended
to be utilized as a print program.
Another option might be to save as PSD and print via Photoshop.
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