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preview mode

A function in an application that displays exactly how the contents of the current document or window will print so that corrections can be made before the actual printing. In the days of character-based interfaces, a preview was vital to see how fonts and graphics would print. However, with today's applications, a preview mode is still quite useful, especially for Web pages, which often print in an erratic manner. In addition, page breaks become more conspicuous on long documents. See screen capture.
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Use the New Preview Mode to select your subject as the White Reference (to determine the white balance), and use your previously created preview as the background reference.
Microsoft will market a new version called Office 2013 that will be installed locally on devices, but the future of the suite lies online with the cloud-based version released in preview mode Monday, said CEO Steve Ballmer during a press conference that was webcast.
Currently the new design is only in preview mode, but the visitors can provide feedback to Microsoft on the new design by visiting the preview and clicking the "Feedback" button on the right side of the page.
"Preview mode" 12-port results can be obtained in less than 10 minutes.
As a first step STI will be launched in special preview mode this year, with a full-time channel roll-out to follow later.
Fabasoft Mindbreeze Enterprise can open every form of information object in the custom preview mode. Besides the content in HTML or PDF, this includes the meta data such as author, creation date, subject, and the content (in plain text) of documents.
"They can see a PDF in preview mode to get a sense of what is in the document, and if they just want a specific table on one page, they can just print out that one page."
In addition, it eliminates the need to apply the algorithm during preview mode and, as a result, reduces power consumption.
When an approach is loaded but you're not established, it appears in a gray preview mode .The right image shows we're turning to intercept the GPS approach and well above the GPS glideslope.
When in preview mode, the software displays a tool trace of the NC program over the design model.
It is available free of charge in preview mode until 31 May 2007, after which it will cost USD100 per user, per year.
The preview mode also enables users to view the image as it would appear in a photograph.