Flex Printing

7 12 2009

You’ve worked for months on your shiny new flex app. It has all the bells and whistles. Incredible data visualization that in just a few clicks delivers interactive graphs allowing the user to navigate to information they never thought possible. The customer is absolutely blown away. Then your phone rings a few days later. There is a problem, your flex app doesn’t print! “Print”, you say, “why on Earth would you want to do that?”

The customer now has a beautiful app that either prints out extremely pixelated and ugly or more often, not at all. And you are left scrambling trying to work around Flex’s Achilles heel, printing. Read the rest of this entry »