Howto print a pdf poster
Printer settings to print a pdf poster from adobe reader
- Open your poster in Adobe Reader.
- Get the dimensions:
- Select the printer:
- Set the printer properties:
Right click on the poster and choose Document Properties from the menu. You will see a dialog of properties, the size will be near the bottom.
Click the printer icon or press control+p to open the print dialog. Choose CBE-poster-printer from the printer list. Under Page Sizing & Handling click the radio button for Fit.
Click the Properties button to open the properties dialog. You must at least set a custom paper size, and may also need to set the correct paper type if you are not using the default paper. On the Page Setup tab change the Page Size from Letter to Custom Size.
A small dialog will open. Put the smaller dimension of your poster in Width and the larger in Height.
By default the printer will scale your poster to match the width of the paper roll. If you specifically need a smaller size you can un-check Enlarged/Reduced Printing and check Fit Paper Size.
Your print dialog should now show the correct paper size.
When you click print the poster will be sent to the print server and held until you release it.