How to Print an 11 X 17

By Chad Buleen

Many newspapers and magazines print out proof copies of their publications on 11x17 sheets of paper. Printing on 11x17 paper allows the publisher to get a better idea of exactly how the text and graphics in a document will appear when included in the final publication. You may need to adjust your computer's print options to print on 11x17 sheets.

Step 1

Open the document you want to print.

Step 2

Click "File."

Step 3

Select "Print."

Step 4

Click "Properties."

Step 5

Click the "Preferences" button, then select the "Paper/Quality" tab.

Step 6

Click the drop-down menu next to "Paper Size" and select "11x17."

Click "OK," then click "Print."