An object that lays out HTML markup text for a multipage print job.
- iOS 4.2+
- Mac Catalyst 13.0+
To use this print formatter for a print job, create an instance of
UIMarkup initialized with the HTML, set the inherited layout properties, and add the object to the print job in one of two ways:
If a single print formatter is being used for the print job (with no additional drawing), assign it to the
UIPrintshared instance. The inherited
startproperty identifies the beginning page of content with which the formatter is associated.
If you are using multiple formatters along with a page renderer, associate each print formatter with a starting page of the printed content. You often take this approach when you want to add content such as headers and footers to what the formatters provide. You have two ways of associating a print formatter with a
You can add print formatters to the
startproperty of the print formatter specifies the starting page.
You can add print formatters by calling
addfor each print formatter; the second parameter of this method specifies the starting page (and overrides any
Formatter(_: starting At Page At:)
You can change the markup text at any time before the drawing of the printable content begins.