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LOW Printing Problem: Rotated Text/Images

asked 2017-08-15 16:11:37 +0200

TwiceHorn gravatar image

I don't print a whole lot, rather I make and send pdfs. I think this problem arose in 5.4.0.3 for MacOS.

The problem is that text and images in a portrait document, that appears normal in the window and in print preview and in a pdf if I make one, will print from Writer rotated 90 degrees right. The paper/page is still portrait, but the content of the page is rotated. It shows in the preview of the print window, only.

A pdf made using LO prints normally.

The printer is an HP1505n (but the problem shows even when the printer is not installed).

Thanks for any assistance.

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answered 2017-08-15 16:24:16 +0200

TwiceHorn gravatar image

This appears to be answered below. https://ask.libreoffice.org/en/questi...

The solution is to change the dimension of the page from 8.5x11 to 8.51, apparently.

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for others that may find this thread. The current workaround is: Format -> Page -> Page: Paper Format, Width: and change the width from 8.50" to something like 8.52"

QwTRb gravatar imageQwTRb ( 2017-08-18 07:35:18 +0200 )edit

Yes! This solution worked for me. Thanks!

d' Artagnan gravatar imaged' Artagnan ( 2017-11-08 16:54:27 +0200 )edit
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