Print single drawings (old printing)

Last updated September 10, 2018 by Tekla User Assistance

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Print single drawings (old printing)

Print single drawings (old printing)

The instructions below apply when you are printing using Printer Catalog printer instances, which means that you have set the advanced option XS_USE_OLD_PLOT_DIALOG to TRUE in File menu > Settings > Advanced options > Printing .

Before you print the drawing, check that the printer instance settings are correct and the layout contains the correct drawing size settings.

  1. Open a drawing.
  2. On the File menu, click Print drawing.
  3. In the Print Drawings dialog box, select the printer instance you want to use.
  4. If needed, modify the printing settings and add frames and fold marks in the printout.
  5. Click Print.

Shortcut for opening the Print Drawings dialog box: Shift+P.


To see some examples of printing single drawings, click the links below:

Example: Print on A4 in landscape

Example: Print on A3 in portrait

Example: Print A3 drawing on A4 paper

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