Instance Method

dataWithPDFInsideRect:

Returns PDF data that draws the region of the window within a given rectangle.

Declaration

- (NSData *)dataWithPDFInsideRect:(NSRect)rect;

Parameters

rect

A rectangle (expressed in the window’s coordinate system) that identifies the region to be expressed as PDF data.

Return Value

The region in the window (identified by rect) as PDF data.

Discussion

This data can be placed on a pasteboard, written to a file, or used to create an NSImage object.

See Also

Printing Windows

- print:

This action method runs the Print panel, and if the user chooses an option other than canceling, prints the window (its frame view and all subviews).

- dataWithEPSInsideRect:

Returns EPS data that draws the region of the window within a given rectangle.