Print an A3 document

If the Type of Smart Printer you have can copy in A3, it can also print in A3.

You can scale up an A4 document to print in A3 using the Printer Properties or if you have set your page size to A3 in the program you are using it will automatically print in A3 on your A3 Smart Printer.

Scale up A4 to A3 as you print

  1. Choose File > Print
  2. Use your default printer (Black2Sided) or choose a different print type
  3. Click Printer Properties
  4. Printer properties

  5. Choose the Effects tab
  6. Select Print document on:
  7. Click the arrow next to A4 and choose A3
  8. Ensure Scale to fit is selected

    Print A4
  9. Click OK
  10. Click Print
  11. Release your document from the printer

Set your page size to A3

From a Microsoft program

To print from Word, Excel or other Microsoft programs

  1. Choose Page Layout > Size > A3
  2. Choose File > Print
  3. Use your default printer (Black2Sided) or choose a different print type
  4. Release your document from an A3 Smart Printer

This setting doesn't work for PowerPoint. Set your slide size to A4 and scale up to A3 as you print.

From another program

  1. Choose File > Page Setup (or the equivalent option in your program)
  2. Change the page size to A3
  3. Send the document to your default printer (Black2Sided) or choose a different print type
  4. Release your document from an A3 Smart Printer

Print an A3 PDF

If your PDF has been created from an A3 document or has a combination of A3 and A4 pages:

  1. Chose File > Print
  2. Under Page Sizing & Handling select Choose paper source by PDF page size
  3. Choose your default printer (Black2Sided) or choose a different print type
  4. Click Print
  5. Release your document from an A3 Smart Printer

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