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How to Print 8.5 x 13 in pdf?

You might be confused or lost when trying to print an 8.5 x 13 in pdf.

The 8.5" x 13" size is the legal size or the long-size bond paper in the Philippines and in other countries.

What we're going to use here as a pdf reader is the popular Adobe Reader.

Let's find out how to print a 8.5 x 13 pdf document.

Step 1

Open the pdf document and press-hold the Ctrl button in your keyboard while pressing letter P (Ctr + P). Yes, Ctrl P is the keyboard shortcut of printing a document. An alternative way is to click the File menu of your Adobe Reader then click Print.

Print 8.5 x 13 in pdf

Step 2

A Print window will open. Click Properties.
Print 8.5 x 13 pdf

Step 3

The printer's properties window will open. In my case I'm using the EPSON L210 printer. Click the Document Size and choose User-Defined.

Print 8.5 x 13 in pdf

Step 4

The User-Defined Paper Size window will open. Set the Paper Width into 8.50 inches and Paper Height into 13.00 inches. Make sure you check inch box. Then click OK button.
Print 8.5 x 13 in pdf

Step 5

And click the Ok button of the Printer's Properties window to finally confirm the new settings.

Print 8.5 x 13 in pdf

Step 6

You will notice a change in the size settings of the pdf document --> 8.5 x 13 inches. Click the Print button to finally print your pdf document in 8.5 x 13 size.

Print 8.5 x 13 in pdf
That's it. Finished!

Let me know in the comment below if you're still having difficulty in printing a 8.5 x 13 in pdf.

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"How to Print 8.5 x 13 in pdf?" was written by under the Printers category. It has been read 5023 times and generated 2 comments. The article was created on and updated on 30 March 2018.
Total comments : 2
Steffanny B. Castrodes   (02 July 2018 10:55 PM) [Entry]

Yes, I still do. I can't find the "User Define" icon in the new version.

admin   (03 July 2018 8:30 AM) [Entry]

Steffany, try Custom Size or Document Size. Explore your Printer's page set-up. What's your printer?