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Printing from a Web page

by chrisyp / May 17, 2005 10:42 PM PDT

When I print from a web page I loose all the right hand side, why. How do I correct this. I'm using ME and my printer is an Epsom C46. Is there a way to print a specific part only of the web page.

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Try looking at the print preview or page setup
by glb613 / May 17, 2005 10:50 PM PDT

before printing. You will find these by going to file then choose either one. You can change the margins or % of size to be printed. Sometimes reducing the % size will allow the whole page to print. Your can also change the postion to landscape and see if that works.

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Lots of quick tips
by TONI H / May 17, 2005 10:52 PM PDT
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May cut off on the right side.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 17, 2005 10:55 PM PDT

You can copy/paste the web content to a word processor, try landscape, play with margins and try another web browser. But a surprise to many is that printing is not in the "SPEC" over at http://www.w3c.org

Point? -> It's not broken.

As to printing only a specific portion, the copy/paste to the word processor works for me and sometimes you can highlight the section, then click File, Print and an option is to print 'Selection.'

Bob

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How about taking a picture...
by grj712 / May 19, 2005 5:07 PM PDT

of whats on your screen first then print it.

To copy the window or screen contents;
To make a copy of the active window, press ALT+PRINT SCREEN.
To copy the entire screen as it appears on your monitor, press PRINT SCREEN.
Note

To paste the image into a document, click the Edit menu in the document window, and then click Paste.

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