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Enlarging andf reducing on photocopiers

My specific problem is how to calculate magnification ratios BETWEEN A and B size papers

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HI on the machine there should be a auto reduction enlarge all you need to do is press this place the original on the doc feeder and select the paper cassette in which the paper size you want the copy to be on. Once you have selected press the start button and then the reduction or enlargement is calculated for you.

Hope this helps and answers your question.

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