SVG used as backgrond-image is not printed properly

Issue #6842708 • Assigned to Bogdan B.


Mar 11, 2016
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Steps to reproduce

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Repro Steps:

  1. Open a page with an SVG used as background-image.
  2. Open the print preview
  3. Open the Page Setup dialog (Alt+U)
  4. Enable “Print Background Colors and Images”
  5. Any SVG used as background-image is scaled to almost twice the intended size and cropped to a rectangle smaller than intended.

Expected Results:

Printouts of pages using SVG as backgrounds should look like the page on screen.

Actual Results:

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Mara P.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Bogdan B.”

    • Has any action been taken with regard to this issue (it was assigned well over a year ago)? I experience this issue on attempt to print content that uses an SVG resource as a background image—very frustrating, as it prints just fine via the Google Chrome browser.

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