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apolinsky 04-26-2017 10:30 PM

Libreoffice 4.3/Centos6 printing problems
 
On my Centos 6 machine I use Libreoffice 4.3 for word processing. Recently when I create a document, it will print in greatly reduced size in horizontal format, but if I do a page preview, it will look perfect. I have to convert the document to pdf, and print that which will print properly. (A single page 31 line document, prints horizontally with an incredibly small font. I have tried to look for some setting in Libreoffice, but can't seem to locate anything to get the printing proper.

hydrurga 04-27-2017 03:49 AM

What make and model of printer do you have?

Have you tested it on any other printers?

apolinsky 04-27-2017 05:36 AM

It's an HP Officejet pro 8600. I turned it off and on to try to clear any settings, ran a printer test that worked properly. I just tried to print a pure text file I wrote with VI and got a blank page. There must be something wrong with the printer driver. I'll de-install and re-install it. Perhaps that will help.

apolinsky 04-27-2017 05:41 AM

I just got the answer, but not sure what happened. I went to the "printing tab" on the system menu, and the printer was set to 6 pages per side. Thank you for your suggestions.

hydrurga 04-27-2017 07:57 AM

Ok. Glad you solved the problem. :)

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