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  • Page Size Question

    We just got a digital press (glorified copy machine) here yesterday and I have been struggling to get it to output correctly on custom page sizes. What we want to do is print on 8.75 x 11.5 paper so we can print 12-up business cards with full bleeds and have it centered on the page, not cut off or moved because the printer does not print edge to edge.

    I have created a custom paper size in Page Setup and changed the document size but I can't seem to get it to output correctly. It prints wrong in portrait when the preview in acrobat says it will print correctly. I have tried printing out of quark also but it did not work. Anyone have any tips or suggestions to what I may be doing wrong? Or is it maybe a software problem?
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  • #2
    Has the custom stock size been defined properly on the press? What type of press is it? As well does it output correctly on standard stock sizes?
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    • #3
      What size is the B/C document? Where does the printer grip (feed) the paper, at the short end of the sheet or the long end?
      Last edited by jimking; 09-30-2005, 09:36 PM.
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      • #4
        Were any of the machine's parts shipped by UPS?
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        • #5
          Originally posted by PersonasBinar
          Has the custom stock size been defined properly on the press?
          You hit the nail on the head. I had to go on the press and define a custom page size. It was defaulting to letter long.

          Thanks all for the responses, and no parts were sent via UPS...They actually arrived here free of shipping damage
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