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print friendly

See printer friendly format.

printer friendly format

An optional layout on a Web page that enables only the essential text to print properly. The icons, navigation buttons, ads and graphics on a Web page might cause the text to be truncated or print in a garbled manner. Although more common in years past, the problem still exists, and a printer friendly option removes unwanted objects before printing. See screen capture.

The IRS - Printer Friendly
At the end of filing a tax form on the IRS website, clicking Printer Friendly Version ensures all essential data prints properly.

More Need in the Past
Years ago, The New York Times offered a printer friendly option for its online articles. The combination of more advanced standards and the site's enhanced formatting eliminated that need for the most part.

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Before/After Your Search Term
primitiveprint head
primitive data typeprint image
Princeprint image format
PRINCE 2Print Manager
printprint on demand
print appprint preview
print bufferprint protocol
print columnprint provider
print driverprint queue
print engineprint screen

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