Print Friendly Version feature does not work when an attachment is present against a record.


Steps to Reproduce


  1. Navigate to an open Incident record that does not have an attachment.

  2. Click the gear icon in the upper right and select the Printer Friendly feature in the system settings.

    It should display ok.

  3. Attach a file to the Incident record and repeat step 2.

    The code shown in Customer visible description is displayed at the bottom of the page.


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To work around this issue, print a subset of the page:

  1. Go to the record that needs to be printed.

    For example, use the ticket from the Steps to Reproduce procedure.

  2. Click the gear icon in the upper right and select the Printer Friendly feature in the system settings.

  3. Highlight the text that needs to be printed.

    Leave out the text that is the result from the issue.

  4. Right-click on the highlighted text and select Print.

    Only the highlighted area will be printed.

You can also try this programmatic workaround, which has been tested against incidents and tasks.

The print preview contains code at the bottom related to an addLoadEvent function call, such as:

addLoadEvent(function() { var elementID = "5512779cdb2c8b00511d5cb3dc961997" var elm = $(elementID); elm.inPlaceEdit({ selectOnStart: true, turnClickEditingOff: true, onBeforeEdit: function() { elm.lastAriaLabel = elm.getAttribute("aria-label"); elm.removeAttribute("aria-label"); elm.setAttribute("role", "textbox"); }, onEditCancelled: function() { elm.removeAttribute("role"); if (elm.lastAriaLabel) { elm.setAttribute("aria-label", elm.lastAriaLabel); } }, onAfterEdit: function(newName) { var oldName = this.oldValue; var ga = new GlideAjax('AttachmentAjax'); ga.addParam('sysparm_type', 'rename'); ga.addParam('sysparm_value', 'b702379cdb2c8b00511d5cb3dc96199e'); ga.addParam('sysparm_name', newName); ga.getXML(function(response) { var answer = response.responseXML.documentElement.getAttribute("answer"); if (answer !== '0') alert(new GwtMessage().getMessage("Renaming attachment {0} to new name {1} is not allowed", oldName, newName)); $$('a[data-id="b702379cdb2c8b00511d5cb3dc96199e"]').each(function(elem){ elem.innerHTML = (answer === '0') ? newName : oldName; }); $$('span[data-id="b702379cdb2c8b00511d5cb3dc96199e"]').each(function(el){ el.innerHTML = (answer === '0') ? newName : oldName; }); getMessage(["Download {0}", "View {0}", "Rename {0}"], function(msg) { var id = 'b702379cdb2c8b00511d5cb3dc96199e'; var newDownloadText = new GwtMessage().format(msg["Download {0}"], newName); var newViewText = new GwtMessage().format(msg["View {0}"], newName); var newRenameText = new GwtMessage().format(msg["Rename {0}"], newName); $$('a[data-id="' + id + '"]').each(function(elem){ elem.setAttribute("aria-label", newDownloadText); }) $$('.view_' + id).each(function(elem){ elem.setAttribute("aria-label", newViewText); }) $$('.rename_' + id).each(function(elem){ elem.setAttribute("aria-label", newRenameText); }) }) elm.removeAttribute("role"); }); } }); });

Related Problem: PRB1114743

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Fixed In

Jakarta Patch 7
Kingston Patch 1

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Last Updated:2018-03-07 10:43:16