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New button! Answered

We need a new button on instructables pages...a printer friendly button! Like you see on other sites, you would click it and it would give you a nice, cleaned up, ads and image free, printer friendly version of the 'ible.
What do you think?

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aHA! I found it! But Canida is right, it dosen't turn out perfect. And, IMO, it needs to be way more prominent. It was like where's Waldo or something!:D

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jessyratfink

10 years ago

We have that! :D Scroll to the bottom of any instructable, and it's in the little orange-lined box with the "favorite" option!

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canidajessyratfink

Reply 10 years ago

The result is not nearly as tidy as we'd like it to be, though. Suggestions for how to deal with the formatting (pictures, etc) would be great!

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Lithium Raincanida

Reply 10 years ago

Thanks guys! :) @canida:I dunno about the formatting...I just figured there was some bit of code you could use to zap the pictures.

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GoodhartLithium Rain

Reply 10 years ago

I believe JavaScripting does not have the ability to do this in a simple way (unless it has been updated since I last coded in it). The code I use at work initiates WORD and that program takes over, but not everyone has WORD (I don't really do here at home, I use OpenOffice and STAR; with only WORD2007 trial version working for the moment).

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its a lionLithium Rain

Reply 10 years ago

It's there. Just below the iBle, before you get to the comments. It took me a while to find it too. Just do a search for "print".

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LinuxH4x0r

10 years ago

Great idea. +1 pm eric

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Brennn10

10 years ago

+1 on this idea. I think it would be a great addition to this site.

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Sunbanks

10 years ago

That would be a good idea, I know there are some Instructables I would like to do when I'm on vacation and don't have access to a computer.