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Printing from email defaults to landscape

by BarrieScott / March 22, 2010 2:05 AM PDT

When printing from an email or other web-based source, I hit Cmd P and the print dialogue comes up with the landscape configuration as default. How do I get it to come up with the portrait configuration as default? This is driving me crazy!

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by Kevin M. Dean / March 22, 2010 6:09 AM PDT

In the Print Window, next to Presets, what are you set to? There's usually Standard, Last Used Settings and possibly custom settings. You might try experimenting here.

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Printing from email defaults to landscape
by karenastrong / November 29, 2011 12:16 AM PST

I had the same problem and found this fix on another forum. It worked for me.

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by macnerd10 / November 30, 2011 4:40 AM PST

Firefox and other browsers have page setup as well.

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Print comes out landscape
by centurion48 / November 30, 2011 5:51 AM PST
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Yep, agree with macnerd10.
If printing email and webpages comes out landscape then it is a printer setting (unless you have set both email and web browser to print landscape or you are using webmail).<div>If email prints OK and web browser prints landscape then adjust the print setup from within the web browser application.
I have been caught several times by web browsers. It sucks when the printer is not near the computer.

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