Printing Tips

For best results, please use Adobe Acrobat.

Printing on one sheet of 11×17 paper:

  1. Choose File > Print.
  2. Select the orientation:
    Portrait if it’s a tall poster.
    Landscape if it’s wide poster.
  3. Select the paper size: Click Page Setup… and choose Tabloid.
  4. Click OK.
  5. Click Print.

Printing the poster on multiple sheets of paper for tiling on poster board:

  1. Choose File > Print.
  2. Under Page Sizing & Handling choose Poster.
  3. Check Cut Marks so you know where to trim your poster pages.
  4. Select the paper size you can print to if necessary: Click Page Setup… and choose your paper size (Letter, Tabloid, etc.). Click OK when done.
  5. Select how large you want the poster by adjusting the Tile Scale percentage. Start at 100% and gradually go up.
    Look at the preview to see how many pages it’ll print on.
  6. Click Print.

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