Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

Printing an A5 Booklet in InDesign

Posted on 2011-09-15
5
Medium Priority
?
758 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-02
Hi
I am trying to print an A5 booklet I have set it up with the following
•      Number of Pages: 4
•      Paper Size: A5
•      Facing Pages is Ticked
•      Portrait is checked
When I go to print it I simply cannot get it to print in an A5 booklet double sided,
I’ve been trying things like setting it to bring A4 with 2 sheets per page but it doesn’t work
0
Comment
Question by:chrismanncalgavin
  • 3
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 18

Expert Comment

by:Garry Glendown
ID: 36542076
Did you try the "Print booklet" menu entry instead "Print"? This seems to work pretty well, and has the different option to colate/layout the pages for printing ...
0
 
LVL 8

Author Comment

by:chrismanncalgavin
ID: 36542092
Thanks for this, I have tried the print booklet section but with all the options etc and I dont know how to make it print!
0
 
LVL 18

Accepted Solution

by:
Garry Glendown earned 750 total points
ID: 36542104
With the default settings, what are the results you get that do not work as intended?
0
 
LVL 8

Author Comment

by:chrismanncalgavin
ID: 36542113
Hi

When I just go to the Print Booklet and use this function it pritns 2 A4 Sheets not duplex and it puts the A5 on Portrait and cuts off half the image
0
 
LVL 8

Author Closing Comment

by:chrismanncalgavin
ID: 36542131
The solution was only partly answered but we did have to tell the print to go into duplex mode not booklet
0

Featured Post

Important Lessons on Recovering from Petya

In their most recent webinar, Skyport Systems explores ways to isolate and protect critical databases to keep the core of your company safe from harm.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Have you ever wanted to create graphical elements directly in inDesign? This tutorial will teach you how to have an image bound within text using the pathfinder tool in inDesign CS6. This technique will help decrease the amount of time spent opening…
You can download the files for this tutorial here (https://www.dropbox.com/s/hgztzt9b60kddc9/DPS%20Demo.zip?dl=0). The .indd file in the InDesign files folder is a finished version of the file; you can start from scratch and work toward this. Also, …
Learn how to automatically add page numbers in your next InDesign project. This can be very helpful in multi-page books and magazines that you are designing. Make sure your Pages window visible.:  In the document you wish to add page numbers to. Act…
We’ve all felt that sense of false security before—locking down external access to a database or component and feeling like we’ve done all we need to do to secure company data. But that feeling is fleeting. Attacks these days can happen in many w…
Suggested Courses

916 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question