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Virtual PDF printer with customizable options

I am looking for something that lets me install a shared printer on my users and when they print they should be shown an options dialog whose options would get passed to the virtual printer. The ...
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Is there a way to automatically display the file path on every print whether its Word, Excel, PDF

I am working with one of our help desk tickets and I personally don't think it's possible unless you go through some crazy scripting... The help desk ticket client was asking if is there a way to ...
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Adding extra left margin in pdf print without using Acrobat Pro

I want to print out a large review article, available as a pdf, with an extra 1" left margin to facilitate getting it bound. I've heard it happens naturally in Acrobat Pro, but I don't have it and am ...
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28 views

How to save a page in PDF with a single click in Google Chrome?

I would like to accomplish to save a page in PDF with a single click in Google Chrome. Basically have a button or keyboard shortcut which allows me to save a page as PDF in one single action. I want ...
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Script/Macro to print 1st page of 1000 pdf to same printer

I have a folder with 100+ PDF documents each of varying number of pages. I need to print the first page of each document to a printer which adds a VAT code to the document (kind of like an ...
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Centre Page Contents For Single Side Home Printing

I am recently working on an InDesign template, however when I export the template as PDF the contents of the page reach to the far left of the page. I want to leave some gap on the left side , center ...
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38 views

Can I print two copies of a document on the same page but different sides?

I have tried several things, but Windows always prints a different page for the second copy even if I select print two sided. If I print more than onepage, Windows will print page 1 and 2 on one sheet ...
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156 views

Save Print Job in Queue as PDF

I am trying to print coupons from a coupon website that only allow you to print the coupons once, and of course whenever I want the printer to work the best, the print job gets stuck in the queue. ...
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37 views

Large job Print automation

I regularly need to print documents off to send to a list of people. Each person n needs: The nth page from a Word Document All pages of an Excel Document (same document for every person) All ...
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30 views

Prevent Detection of a Printer being Virtual

I am trying to print coupons from a website using Google Cloud Print, but the problem is that the website keeps telling me that I can only print to a physical printer. Is there a way that I can trick ...
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36 views

Dropdown box arrow in a pdf appear on printouts

I have a .pdf with dropdown box form fields. The arrows on the dropdown boxes normally don't print, but on a new (Windows 8) computer they are suddenly printing. All other computers in the office ...
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21 views

How to “edit” pdfs in ubuntu before printing?

I want to take print outs from ultimateguitar.com and if it spans for 2 pages I want it to make double column. For example if I have a look at the print preview of this song, I want the page 2 to be ...
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92 views

Specifying printing options to libreoffice on the command line?

I'm attempting to come up with some means of converting .pptx files to a pdf format from the command line. I have set up a cups-pdf printer to which I can actually send jobs, and so far I have it ...
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21 views

How to treat MS:Word tables in pre-press for a book?

I am putting graphics such as EMF and JPG into an MS:Word file for pre-press to print a book by offset, in black & white. But how do I deal with the ordinary tables in MS:Word? I intend to change ...
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49 views

Printed LaTeX PDF is missing ä, ü, ö, but has ß

I just printed a PDF that I created with LaTeX on a Canon MX 340 that is connected via WLAN to my Kubuntu 14.04 machine. There it uses the CUPS+Gutenprint v5.2.10-pre2 driver. I use the following in ...
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24 views

How do I print a booklet with double pages

I tried to print this booklet for a couple of minutes now, but I'm kinda stuck. I already adjusted to print in duplex and left stapled (I know that's not right) but I can't figure out how to split ...
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80 views

How can I print a large web page to a single-page pdf with custom dimensions?

I am trying to convert this page to a single-page, 19 x 13 pdf file. I am running Firefox under Ubuntu and trying to use the Print To File option, but it is splitting the web page into multiple ...
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118 views

Print PDF as handout

I'd like to print a PDF presentation in the following layout: Is there any tool to achieve this layout? Unfortunately, the presentation is only available as PDF (i.e. there is no PowerPoint, ...
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43 views

Save/print custom range to pdf-file

I have a pdf-file where every odd page is in English, and every even page is in French. I'm only interested in the English pages, and therefore want to create a new pdf where all the French pages are ...
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How to duplex print two documents on two sides respectively?

I have a funny situation here. There is a front_material.pdf which has a lot of pages and is supposed to be printed on a front side of each A4 sheet. There is a back_material.pdf which has only one ...
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42 views

What causes these artifacts when printing a pdf?

Here is a snippet from an article I'm reading: it displays perfectly on screen: However, when printed some lines appear to be bold (line 5 and 11 in the picture): Another strange behavior; this ...
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100 views

Fill PDF Crystal Reports Physical Inventory Count Sheets

I would like to be able to fill in quantities for part numbers in an inventory count sheet that looks very similar to this: Our accounting software (Businessvision 2013) uses Crystal Reports to ...
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116 views

How can I enlarge the size of text on the printout of a PDF?

I have a few PDF files, for instance this one, which are in the Tamil language, and I want to print them out. Unfortunately, when I just print them out normally, the text is too small for my ...
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453 views

Print half page or a quarter page

I have a PDF which contains 4 powerpoint diapositives per sheet in landscape mode: Is there a way to tell adobe reader to print half page for each paper sheet? I would like that Diapositive 1 and 2 ...
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282 views

How to print PowerPoint 2010 slides after animation? [duplicate]

I have an animation on a couple of slides in my PowerPoint 2010 presentation. I would like to print the slides in the "post-animation form" (i.e. in the state the slide finishes when the animation is ...
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188 views

Printer doesn't get orders from microsoft word or adobe reader

I have HP DeskJet 2540 series. At first, it printed everything but since a few days ago, it doesn't print anymore from Word or PDF files except from the Chrome browser. The driver is up to date and I ...
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40 views

Colour change when printing when overlaying transparent PNGs in Publisher

I have a a Publisher file which has a block of solid colour as a background. Over the top of that, I've overlaid a PNG with a completely transparent background. This looks as expected when on screen, ...
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281 views

How to print (PDF) for book-like binding?

How to print (PDF) for book-like binding? This means, that pages should be reordered complex way and located on sheets appropriately, according to folding and gathering (into sections or quires)? ...
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1answer
550 views

How to generate a PDF from a series of images?

I have a series of images (a scanned book, actually) that I want to make into a PDF in A4 format. Why I'm doing this: I'm helping a less computer savvy person in a different country to get a printed ...
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1answer
385 views

MS Publisher cannot save the file to PDF with crop marks

I am unable to save (i.e. export) the file to PDF using MS Publisher, when I include crop marks in my printout. Saving the file otherwise works, but when I include crop marks, it simply fails with ...
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1answer
257 views

How print a PDF without the DRAFT watermark

I have this PDF file that has a gigantic DRAFT watermark on every single page. My teacher handed us his version of the printed pdf and it says on paper where it is printed from but on his version the ...
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45 views

Printing Scanned PDF and DJVU Documents

Earlier today, I was trying to print a scanned DJVU document, but it would always come out too faint. I had the same trouble when trying to print a scanned PDF document. Is it possible to make the ...
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1answer
50 views

PDF/X-1a:2001 file doesn't print PSD's/TIF's with alpha channel

I'm outputting a print ready PDF using InDesign's PDF/X-1a:2001 preset. Photoshop images & TIF's with transparency that are placed on coloured boxes aren't printing. It's as if someone has ...
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81 views

Printing on Windows 8 with PDF viewer (Adobe Reader) from network

i have a problem with the Adobe Reader 8, but the problem seems to be equally bad with other pdf viewers. Here is the configuration: My PDF viewer is located on network drive "Z:" which is the network ...
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137 views

Save (print) Visio pages as separate files named by page number

I have a Visio document with three pages. I want to print them all separately with Adobe PDF printer, producing three files named (for example) “Page1.pdf”, “Page2.pdf”, and “Page3.pdf” automatically. ...
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142 views

OS X Print a PDF without the background image

Using either Preview or Acrobat Pro, is there a way to print a PDF without the background image? I know that in Acrobat Pro I can save the PDF as a Word document without the background but that's ...
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83 views

Non-embedded font with different name across operating systems when printing HTML to PDF

I create a document using HTML markup. I want to use Palatino, which is called Palatino on Windows and Palatino Linotype on Mac, so I specify my CSS accordingly: font-family: Palatino Linotype, ...
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1answer
170 views

How can I print a batch of files with custom printer settings?

I have a collection of A3-size (tabloid size) PDF drawings which I would like to print as a batch. The particular printer I am using doesn't automatically check the paper size of the document - it ...
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1k views

How to print on Chrome with website info (printed file URL)?

I am trying to print this pdf file through Google Chrome. For administrative reasons I would like to prove on the printed page that this comes from a certain website. How to print this document in ...
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586 views

How to have a Word and PDF Document show off-white, ivory or light gray background on screen but automatically print on paper as white?

How to have a Word and PDF Document show off-white, ivory or light gray background on screen but automatically print on paper as white? Motivation behind it: On screen its better and easier to read ...
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1answer
194 views

Make CutePDF embed grayscale images as JPEG?

For printing scanned graphics to PDF, I currently use CutePDF Writer. According to pdfimages, in the generated PDFs it embeds: Black and white images (1 bit) as: losslessly compressed Grayscale ...
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44 views

Print quality of text is lower when vector graphics embedded in page

I am generating PDF files from Latex and embed graphics with includegraphics command: these can be bitmap images (PNG, JPEG) or vector graphics (PDF generated from e.g. inkscape or mathematical ...
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94 views

Black square come out when print PDF contains transparency PNG

When I fired command and see the printing result lpr -P printer-#1 -o fitplot test.pdf Transparency PNG will be go black square. But If I manually convert my PDF to Postscript and fired command. ...
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37 views

PDF printing from InDesign with given Preset, filename and metadata

Using InDesign (7.5.3) to print booklets, I have to specify Print Preset specify file name change the metadata of the produced PDF file (Title, Author, Subject, Keywords) With Print Preset, file ...
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181 views

MAC virtual printer that automatically converts to PDF before actually printing the generated PDF file

Our MAC OS X users are currently using Adobe InDesign to design catalog pages. These catalog pages contain linked images of the products and can therefore be as big as several hundred of megabytes. ...
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95 views

How to print using single colour cartridge with Epson WF7010

I have a Inkscape/SVG/PDF pattern in CMYK (solid yellow, magenta colours) and would like to print my design with a Epson Workforce 7010 which uses CMYK inks. I've read that printer data is sent in ...
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131 views

Converting PDF to PDF/A? (for embedding fonts)

How do I convert PDF to PDF/A? - No preference of operating system to run the script or program. (this is for printing directly on my printer; however the printer requires print formats with fonts ...
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1k views

Is there a way to print multiple worksheets into one document, with correct page numbers?

I have a Workbook that contains multiple tabs that are used to list data that is printed for a report. When it is time to print the report, a user opens a switchboard and selects the desired sections ...
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Line print outputting device, capture, spool, and print to network

I have several pieces of equipment with RS232 or LPT ports which print to old line print printers. One example is a Mictomeritcs density measurement machine which prints directly to a line ...
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Visio custom page print with Adobe PDF

I want to use my Adobe Distiller as the printer for a visio document with many pages, each one of different size. The issue is that when I print all the pages are A4. I want to automatically have the ...