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Why I can't print pages correctly in the StackExchange platform [duplicate]

This is the actual page, for example: : But when I try to print it this is what I get: You can see that the page was narrowed. It happens in any question in this site. If I try to print it ...
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CSS bug with printing site pages (now with 100% more suggested fix included!)

So I have to print some Stack Overflow pages and bring them around. Just accept it. Problem: while pages may look perfectly normal on the web, something recently broke the print layout... a huge ...
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Printing correctly posts - small margins

When I try to print the Stack Exchange webpages, the margins are too small: http://s000.tinyupload.com/index.php?file_id=14184950736491452307 Is there a way to print it correctly?
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Comments and answers have huge right margins when printed

While testing a CSS fix for this printing bug I noticed that, for some reason, answers and comments are a lot narrower than questions when printed, taking up only a small fraction of the available ...
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Broken printing [duplicate]

I fail to print out any question with answers on any SE site without considerable trouble. Simply printing it out results in only the first page (paper page, not WWW page) being printed. For reasons ...
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Printing an SE page in Firefox shows only the first page

I used to print Q&A pages to keep a base of PDFs. I used either the 'print edit' addon or simply the print function of Firefox, which both allow to print a webpage in a file. Usually the printed ...
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Unable to print your web pages from Firefox [duplicate]

It is almost two days that the print of your web pages (faces of solved problems) is not possible. The problem is that only the first page, for example /questions comes in "print view window" and the ...
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Printing an answer on a single page

I wanted to print an answer for reference purposes. Is there any way to get just an answer on a page, without the question or other answers?
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Print Stack Exchange question to PDF

Once upon a time... there was this website to print a Stack Exchange question to PDF http://www.stackprinter.com/. It appears to me it's not working anymore. Are there any similar sites?
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Stop partial topbar and uneeded footer information from printing

Currently if you use the browser print feature to print a Q&A page, you get stuff in the topbar printing, though not all of it. I don't think any of it normally needs to be printed, so could we ...
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Printing Stack Overflow articles [duplicate]

I've noticed on a number of occasions that code displayed on Stack Overflow often requires scrolling in order to view it. While not a big deal when viewing questions and answers, it can be ...
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Careers CV print view doesn't transform Markdown

I love the new little printer icons on the Careers 2.0 site, and I had occasion today to point someone to it. Unfortunately, I discovered that the print view uses the raw Markdown text, without ...
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Ability to isolate and export answers?

I've just seen an answer to a question that is so useful for me I'd like to clip it out and save it for later. What would be really great would be some kind of link that would isolate the answer (with,...
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Can I print a single answer?

After looking around on the page, I couldn't find any print link or anything that would indicate such functionality; but, I'm hoping a power user knows something that I don't.
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When printing a page while not being logged in some of the answers' text is hidden

I printed What does C++ do better than D? while I was not logged in, and the following banner was printed on each page over the answers, thus hiding part of the text of whichever answer was on a page ...
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Can we have a more printer friendly profile?

So I just printed my Stack Overflow profile on paper, so that I can include it with my resume. It looks OK. Except for the badges. They're all more or less black and white! Here is a scan I took of ...
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Is it possible to group questions and export them in PDF format?

Is it possible to group SO questions and export them in PDF format? Sometimes I like reading offline better than reading on my screen. In this case, I prefer to print stuff. This could also be nice ...
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Printing a question does not print the votes for the answer

When I print a Stack Overflow question, the votes each answer has is not getting printed. As a result, I was not able to differentiate a postive voted answer and a negative voted answer. This is also ...
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Printing area51 pages with the question (on-/off-topic) does not show any questions

I tried to print the on-/off-topic questions for proposals and it doesn't show the questions at all. In FF/IE8 I get only the "added" information on the print, e.g. added by XZ Jan 01 at 00:00 (FF ...
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Ads should be hidden when questions are printed

I wanted to print out a question on SO and had to waste some ink on printing the ad. I think that the ads should be hidden by default in the print stylesheet. This is normal practice on many sites. ...
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How can I include comments and show all code when printing out posts?

I'm using the Firefox browser and trying to print out my posts (and replies). The PDF output doesn't include the comments in the posts. How to make sure that everything which is on the page gets ...
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How do I print my CV

I actually have an interview, thanks to careers.stackoverflow.com!! Woohoo! The employer just asked me for a copy of my résumé, which is woefully out of date. I'd like to both send them a PDF copy ...
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Printer-Friendly Button

Details of printing have been talked about, but this is the feature request for a Printer-Friendly Button. The button would print a good-looking version of the question and answers instead of just ...
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printing stack overflow questions cuts off long titles [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Printer-friendly layout truncates long titles on Firefox When I printed out the question What is the best computer hardware for a fast, quiet, non-gaming developer machine?, ...
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Printing out Stack Overflow/Exchange Q&As including comments?

I would like to make a suggestion for a Stack Overflow/Exchange complete Q&A printer-outer. It would print out the full question, its answers, and its comments, which the normal web-browser ...
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Are printer-friendly versions available?

Many community wiki questions get absolutely fantastic answers, and so must be read out at length. How do I print a page of answers using minimum paper, without the comments and user avatars, etc? I ...
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Printer-friendly layout truncates long titles on Firefox

When I print a stackoverflow question from Firefox that has a long title, the title is truncated. The rest of the layout looks fine. Here is a sample SO question. On my printer, the title is ...
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When a post is printed, comments should be printed too

When a post is printed, the question and answers are printed, but the comments on them are not. It would be nice if the comments were also printed.