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    I am loving the ink control, but I have several questions, if anyone could please respond (I have attached a jpg):

    1. I have 4 circles at top right. The first one is to select a pen color and thickness and is clear what it is because of the image on it. The next 3 are for eraser, undo, and redo, but I cannot figure out how to get the appropriate images on them. I assume it is in the CSS, but I cannot find where. I am using IOS7 stylesheet. Does anyone know what I am missing?

    2. My intent of using the ink control is to allow users to hand write some notes, so I would like for the canvas to be 8.5 x 11, and for there to be lines across the page to appear like a piece of 8.5 x 11 notebook paper - How can I do that?

    3. Also, is there a way to set the screen to accommodate the entire width (8.5), without using the panning, so that it looks just like a piece of 8.5 x 11 paper?

    4. And, in line with #3, I want the report to be the same width as the screen - right now, if user writes across the entire canvas on the screen, without panning, the display on the report is significantly less wide. I am assuming (hoping) that resolving #3 above will resolve this issue as well.

    Thanks in advance for any help or suggestions.

    Attached Files
    Gary S. Traub, Ph.D.

  • #2
    Here's a bit of follow-up:

    I started with CSS style IOS7, and I could not get the circles to have the appropriate icons for eraser, redo, and undo - they continued to be just circles.

    I then tried AndroidLight CSS style, and it works - correct icons for the circles.

    I am OK with AndroidLight, but would prefer IOS7, but I cannot figure out what the problem is.
    Gary S. Traub, Ph.D.


    • #3
      Here is more follow--up:

      Turns out that the styles that work are AndroidLight, AndroidDark, and the Alpha styles - IOS7 works for everything too except for the issue of getting labels on the 3 circles I referred to above. I was able to move buttons around, disable some, and hide others by editing the CSS in the overlay. I also got lines on the ink control display so that it looks like note paper. And I have it printing nicely on the report. This was a struggle, but I now have it working very well, and it is a very nice feature!!
      Gary S. Traub, Ph.D.


      • #4
        OK, I have pretty much everythibg worked out, including printing the digital not in a report. However, the ink on the report does not keep the same scale as the ink from the ink control. Does anyone know what I may be doing wrong here. I have attached 2 screen shots, the first of the ink control on a ux, and the second of the report.
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        Gary S. Traub, Ph.D.