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Printing an A5 Booklet in InDesign

Posted on 2011-09-15
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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
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by:Garry Glendown
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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 ...
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by:chrismanncalgavin
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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!
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Garry Glendown earned 250 total points
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With the default settings, what are the results you get that do not work as intended?
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by:chrismanncalgavin
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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
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by:chrismanncalgavin
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The solution was only partly answered but we did have to tell the print to go into duplex mode not booklet
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