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My printer is now printing very small letters, barely readable

Printer printing very small letters,barely readable.

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  • Anonymous Sep 01, 2008

    the problem just started when I updated Vista prior to the never hads a problem. Check all settings they are fine. Only printing small online, when printing web page ect.

  • Anonymous Apr 02, 2009

    This is what worked for me. In internet explorer I went to file pagesetup and under scale mine was somehow set to 30% changed to 100% andviola fixed. Hope it works for you.


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The solution is to change the resolution of printing y setup page of you printer I have a canon bjc-1000 it has a 90x90 DPI resolution, thats why printed like a miniature, but I change the resolution to 180x180 DPI and... ta da! printing is 100% scaled and everything gonna be alrigth. I hope it is useful for somebody.

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If you are composing emails in HTML format go to IE and select page setup and take tick out of "enable shink to fit." This should fix the problm

Posted on Nov 18, 2010

Go to file and open print set up and click on scale to device also make sure your printing setup is at 100% fred Z

Posted on Sep 04, 2008

  • nfn11222 Mar 11, 2011

    Well it worked however when I re- started up my computer and printed it was back to the smal size.


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