The area of the printable area : Print « 2D Graphics « Java Tutorial

import java.awt.Graphics;
import java.awt.print.PageFormat;
import java.awt.print.Printable;
import java.awt.print.PrinterException;
import java.awt.print.PrinterJob;

import javax.swing.JComponent;

public class BasicPrint extends JComponent implements Printable {
  public int print(Graphics g, PageFormat pf, int pageIndex) {

    double ix = pf.getImageableX();
    double iy = pf.getImageableY();
    double iw = pf.getImageableWidth();
    double ih = pf.getImageableHeight();

    return Printable.NO_SUCH_PAGE;

  public static void main(String[] args) {
    PrinterJob pjob = PrinterJob.getPrinterJob();
    PageFormat pf = pjob.defaultPage();
    pjob.setPrintable(new BasicPrint(), pf);
    try {
    } catch (PrinterException e) {

16.50.1.implements Printable
16.50.2.Print an image out
16.50.3.javax.print API and allows you to list available printers, query a named printer, print text and image files to a printer, and print to postscript files
16.50.4.extends JuliaSet1 and overrides the print() method to demonstrate the Java 1.2 printing API
16.50.5.Work with PrintRequestAttributeSet
16.50.6.PrinterJob and Printable
16.50.7.Print out a Swing component
16.50.8.Print Image
16.50.9.Printing to a File
16.50.10.Pagination during print
16.50.11.Printing Pages with Different Formats
16.50.12.The area of the printable area
16.50.13.The area of the actual page