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Old 01-25-2008, 10:41 PM   #1
mjokerst
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Print part of PDF in Preview

In Adobe Reader, I could zoom into a PDF file, then print only the part of the file showing on my display. Is there a way to do this OSX 10.5?
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Old 01-26-2008, 04:52 AM   #2
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Continue to use Acrobat Reader?
In preview, you can crop images, so you could do this and the print the remnant. Just remember not to save the file afterwards!
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Old 01-26-2008, 06:18 PM   #3
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I'd sooner pour sugar in my gas tank! But thanks benwiggy. I did try the crop and print, and it does print your crop. Problem solved. I also learned that if you make a pdf from the pdf in the print panel, you can further manipulate the cropped image, but it is a little hit and miss. At least you can rotate the image.
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