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Tabloid printing from a Mac

This document describes how to print tabloid from a Mac

Students using InDesign and other Adobe products should be careful when selecting the Tabloid Printer for printing a PDF. *The tabloid PAPER SIZE must be specified in Page Setup of Adobe Professional. (Step 4 & 5 below)
Proper Work Flow when using TABLOID paper size. (This example was created using Adobe InDesign)

1. Create a document for the tabloid paper size.

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2. Save document as *.indd for later editing. Remember to save to your M:\ drive.

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3. Export to PDF for printing. From the InDesign main menu, select File, Export...

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4. Open PDF in Adobe Acrobat Professional. Make the following changes in Page Setup:

Select File, Page Setup.
Format for: Tabloid Printer
Paper Size: Tabloid
Click OK.

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5. Select File, Print... (Command-P). Select the Tabloid Printer and then click on Print.

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Keywords:Tabloid printing from a Mac   Doc ID:21608
Owner:Kevin B.Group:UW Green Bay
Created:2011-12-06 11:25 CDTUpdated:2016-06-13 10:49 CDT
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