[Mentor Community tips & tricks] Missing images in PDF generated via 'View as PDF' link in the community

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1.Background

Mentor Graphics Communities allow you to view its contents in PDF via the View as PDF command in the right-hand side of the ACTIONS panel (Document with image visible in PDF).

 

 

2.Concern

Sometimes, images may be missing in the generated PDF (Document with image missing in PDF ).

 

 

3.Solution

 

Remove the <span ...> and </span> tags surrounding the <img ... /> tag in the HTML editor.

 

4.Step by step instructions

 

STEP 1: Edit the page where if the image is missing when PDF is the generated PDF

 

 

STEP 2: Switch to HTML code editor view

 

 

STEP 3: Delete the <span ... > tag located immediately before the <img ... /> tag

 

 

STEP 4: Delete the </span> tag located immediately after the <img ... /> tag

 

 

STEP 5: Switch back to the WYSIWYG view

 

 

STEP 6: Confirm the visible contents of the page has not been changed and save your changes

 

 

STEP 7: There is no step 7: Just click on the View as PDF link and your image will now be visible in the generated PDF .

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