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Printing / Various Printing Options

Fit to Page Printing

Driver settings for Windows
Driver settings for Mac OS 9

You can use the Fit to Page printing function when you want to print, for example, an A4 size document on another size paper.

Fit to Page printing automatically fits images or text you want to print to the paper size you select in the printer driver, or it allows you to manually resize the image.

Note:
  • This feature is not available with Mac OS X.
  • This feature is not available when selecting the Borderless check box on the Main menu (Windows) or in the Page Setup dialog box (Mac OS 9).

Driver settings for Windows

Access the printer driver.
For Windows in "Accessing the Printer Driver"

Click the Main tab, then make the Quality Option setting. For details, see online help.

Make the appropriate Type setting.
Media Types

Make the appropriate Size setting.

Select Portrait (tall) or Landscape (wide) to change the orientation of your printout.

Click the Page Layout tab, then select the Reduce/Enlarge Document check box. You can select the following settings to change the size of your document.

By Output Paper Size

Proportionally enlarges or reduces the size of your document to make it fit the paper size selected in the By Output Paper Size list.

By Percentage

Allows you to manually reduce or enlarge an image. Click the arrows to select a percentage between 10 and 400.

Select the paper size loaded in the sheet feeder from the drop-down list when selecting By Output Paper Size, or use the arrows to choose a percentage when selecting By Percentage.

Click OK to close the printer driver settings dialog box.

After completing the steps above, print one test copy and examine the results before printing an entire job.


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Driver settings for Mac OS 9

Access the Page Setup dialog box.
For Mac OS 9 in "Accessing the Printer Driver"

Make the appropriate Paper Size setting.

Select Portrait (tall) or Landscape (wide) to change the orientation of your printout.

Click OK to save the settings and close the Page Setup dialog box.

Access the Print dialog box.
For Mac OS 9 in "Accessing the Printer Driver"

Make the appropriate Media Type setting.
Media Types

Click the Layout icon button.

Select the Fit to Page check box.

Select the paper size loaded in the sheet feeder from the Output Paper Size list.

Click OK to save the settings and close the Layout dialog box.

After completing the steps above, print one test copy and examine the results before printing an entire job.


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