Excel Printing Question

  1. Winuser's Avatar
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    Excel Printing Question


    I downloaded a Excel chart to keep track of my blood pressure and it is only 1 page. Is there a way to get the same page to print on both sides of the paper in Excel or a way to save it as 2 pages.
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  2. Posts : 1,964
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    Depends in part on your Printer. Some are auto-duplex and others you have to manually turn over the pages (manual-duplex) to print on the other side.
    Also it depends on how you have selected the Print Areas in Excel, Chart properties, and the Excel Print options.
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  3. Berton's Avatar
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    If your printer offers duplex, when you click File, Print look at the printer name, on the right usually is Properties or something similar, that's where I change to "both sides" printing.
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  4. Steve C's Avatar
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    Set Excel to fit the chart to the page, select to print 2 copies and set the duplex mode which may need you to manually turn over the paper
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  5. Winuser's Avatar
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    Thanks for al the suggestions. When I select print both sides the second page is blank. I'll try the suggestion from Steve C and see what happens. I made a 2 page copy by manually making a copy with the scanner on my Epson printer so I'm good for now.
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  6. Winuser's Avatar
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    After trial and error I came to the easiest method for me. The good old sneakernet and manual make a 2 page copy with my scanner. Thanks for the suggestions. I do appreciate the help.
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  7. sygnus21's Avatar
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    Regardless of what you do, realize double sided printing is a printer function not an Office one. Meaning you can layout how you want but if the printer isn't set or capable the layout means nothing.
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  8. Berton's Avatar
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    Generally speaking, automatic duplex printing and copying does rely a lot on the printer having the ADF/Automatic Document Feeder feature.
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