Printing Discussions & Modules

Question:Why are only half of the pages printing?! I've wasted tons of paper!

At some point, you may want to print out materials from your course sites, either lessons, documents, or perhaps a As most of the materials open in frames, it requires special steps.

Here are instructions for doing so on particular platforms and browsers.

(Note: the titles below are links to paragraphs lower down on the page. If you click on a link and it doesn't take you to the desired section, just scroll down manually.)

Discussion on a Mac with Firefox Lectures on a Mac with Firefox
Discussions on a PC with Firefox Lectures on a PC with Firefox
Discussions on a PC with IE Lectures on a PC with IE

Print Discussions on a Mac

Firefox:
  1. If you have a 2-button mouse, right click in the middle of a discussion anywhere.
  2. A menu pops up. Pull down to This Frame... and over to Open Frame in a New Window.
  3. The frame opens in a new window without the header and left navigation menu. Choose File >> Print.
  4. In the resulting print dialog box, click on Print at the bottom of the window.

 

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Print Lectures on a Mac

Firefox:
  1. Click and drag to select the information you want to print.
  2. Choose File >> Print
  3. In the Copies & Pages drop-down box near the top, click and drag down to Firefox
  4. Check Print Selection Only
  5. Click the Print button at the bottom of the window.

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Print Discussions on a PC

Firefox:
  1. Right click in the discussion you want to print. A menu pops up.
  2. Pull down to This Frame... and over to Open Frame in a New Window.
  3. Choose File >> Print. Click OK in the resulting print dialog box.
  4. Close the new window to return to the Etudes site.

print discussion on pc - firefox

IE:
  1. Right click in the middle of the discussion you want to print. A menu pops up.
  2. In the print dialog box that appears, click Print.
  3. In the resulting print dialog box, click Print at the bottom of the window.

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Print Lectures on a PC

Firefox:
  1. Right click in the discussion you want to print. A menu pops up.
  2. Pull down to Select All. (Alternatively, you can select what you want to print by clicking and dragging yourself.
  3. Choose File >> Print.
  4. In the Print Range box (lower left), click Selection
  5. Click the OK button at the bottom of the box.
IE:
  1. Click and drag to select what you want to print.
  2. Choose File >> Print.
  3. In the Page Range box (lower left), click Selection.
  4. Click the Print button at the bottom of the box.

OR

  1. Right-click inside the lecture you want to print.
  2. Choose File >> Print
  3. In the print dialog box, click on the Options tab at the top of the window.
  4. Click on the Only the Selected Frame radio button.
  5. Click on the Print button at the bottom of the box.

If enabled by your instructors, you can also click on the print button of lectures (Modules) to print them.

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