1. eharris55's Avatar
    I've been looking for a way to print to .pdf ever since I upgraded to 8.1. I vaguely remember being able to do so in the preview. I unfortunately cant use the HP Photosmart All-in-one I was using with the 8.1 preview either.

    Anyone have any solutions on how to print to .pdf?

    Thanks,
    11-19-2013 02:56 PM
  2. OHardy's Avatar
    1. Open PDF Document
    2. Right mouse click anywhere on the pdf document
    3. Select print from the menu provided.


    Hope I didn't misinterpret your issue.
    eharris55 likes this.
    11-19-2013 03:03 PM
  3. rory753's Avatar
    I'm not sure what type of file you're trying to print, but if it's a office document, you should be able to "save as" a pdf. I haven't tried to save other items or print other items to pdf(like if i was in maps or something), so i can't offer any advice that way.
    eharris55 likes this.
    11-19-2013 03:17 PM
  4. jaimeastin's Avatar
    You can print to an XPS document or at Least to OneNote. I do both depending on the situation when no printer is avail. The OneNote page can be then converted to a word doc that you can then save as a PDF... More work, but that is an option if PDF is an absolute must have.. XPS docs work well enough...
    eharris55 likes this.
    11-19-2013 03:19 PM
  5. eharris55's Avatar
    Thanks, I've been using XPS to get this done. I remembered I can always use a print screen or screen capture function while in IE and save as a .png or .jpg. I thought there was a Save as .pdf function in IE for windows 8.x.
    12-09-2013 01:07 PM

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