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Level of Detail Mode

Used to increase printing performance in certain circumstances. It is used in conjunction with the Minimum Level of Detail property.

  In .PLTCFG editor Effect of Value
Property or Record Name Level of Detail Mode .
Syntax . .
Values Show All Turns off level of detail filtering, in which case all elements are always stroked, regardless of their output size.
Show Range The print engine checks the output size of each element before printing it. If the output size is smaller than the threshold, a range box is printed instead of stroking the actual element.
Show Nothing Ignores the element, which can yield dramatic savings in memory use when printing to a display-list-style driver such as PDF in non-rasterized mode.
Default Show Range .