Question about HP Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

Need to change my print size on my C6280 Photosmart All-in-one printer, make it larger

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 748 Answers

It depends on what you are printing, but generally this needs to be adjusted in the software you are using.
If you print pictures or photos, you have to find an option to scale the printout up, either during printing, or beforehand.
If you print PDF documents, in the Print dialog box there is an option to "fit printer margins" or "auto-adjust to printer size" or something to that effect in every PDF reader application. If however the document is formatted for your paper size it will not be scaled, and if it's formatted for an even bigger sheet size, it will scale down the printout.
If you print documents from Word, there's no easy way to make the printout bigger - you can change the font size to a larger one in the whole text, but chances are, that this will ruin the text formatting.
In Excel there is an option to scale everything by a given percentage, which will automatically tile the table into as many sheets as necessary. and then the area will be printed on as many paper sheets as necessary to get
There's no one solution, unless your printer driver has an option to do a fixed scaling - but this will usually be sensible only for enlarging printouts that occupy a smaller area on paper, and you want them to use the maximum paper area. I'm sorry, but you have to experiment a bit to get the hang of it.
Good luck!

Posted on Nov 12, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

I Need to ask how do I change my font larger I have a H P Photosmart 5510


The printer prints out what it sees in your document. You need to resize the font in your document, which the printer will then see and print.

Jan 12, 2015 | HP Photosmart 5514 B111H Inkjet...

1 Answer

My hp photosmart 475 will not print 5 x 7, how do I change it?


that is in the printer settings when printing a document or photo if the original is larger or smaller, then you need to select that size from the printer settings panel when trying to print.

this link may help too

May 17, 2012 | HP Refurbished Photosmart 475 Compact...

1 Answer

My hp photosmart C6280 prints but no ink comes out on the page at all. It thinks it is printing fine.


This is due to either dry or clogged printer cartridges. You can try removing the cartridges from the printer and cleaning the metal contacts with alcohol and a Q-tip, but more than likely they will need to be replaced. This can happen if the printer has not been used in a while.

Mar 15, 2011 | HP Photosmart C6280 Printer

1 Answer

Can i print a picture in just seconds


Reduce the size of the picture. it will help a little bit....but truely it depends upon the printer that how fast it prints,

one way to reduce size is to just open it in MS paint and then save back in jpeg format it will reduce the size upto 80 percent with no pixel damage.

take care

Aug 02, 2010 | HP Photosmart C6280 Printer

2 Answers

How do I change the print size my printer prints


The size font used by the printer is changed in the application that you are using to print.

Most applications have a fint setting that you can make the print larger or smaller.

Feb 07, 2010 | HP Photosmart 2610 All-In-One InkJet...

2 Answers

Printer not printing black


The head may need to be removed and cleaned with rubbing alcohol and a cotton swab or you can purchase a head cleaning kit with instructions. The toner sometimes needs replacement


Oct 22, 2009 | HP Photosmart C6280 Printer

1 Answer

HP Photosmart C6280 Scanner


Hi - You can download the manual by clicking the link underlined in blue below:

Photosmart C6280

See page 80:

7b087d5.jpg

You will need the "All in One" software for your computer:

Software

Please take a moment to rate this solution & let us know if the information given was useful to you - Good Luck!

Informatica

Sep 23, 2008 | HP Photosmart C6280 Printer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Office Equipment & Supplies Logo

Related Topics:

147 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top HP Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

mukhtar21 shaikh
mukhtar21 shaikh

Level 3 Expert

2022 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Are you a HP Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...