Double-Sided Printing

Setting up Duplex Printing on your Laptop Computer

For Windows

  1. Go to Windows Ball in the bottom left corner of your computer| Devices and Printers
  2. Right-click on the printer you wish to be set for duplexing
  3. Choose Printing Preferences, then

    If the device is a Lexmark device,

    1. Select the radio button that says 2-sided long edge

    2. Then click Ok and exit the window. This will set duplex for all jobs you print.

    3. If you wish to print a single sided job, when you print that job, in the application, Word, Adobe, etc, File -> Print - > Properties, then select 1-sided. This will override the printer option.

     

    If you the device is an HP device,

    1. Select the drop down option that says Print on both sides and select Yes.

    2. Then click Ok and exit the window. This will set duplex for all jobs you print.

    3.. If you wish to print a single sided job, when you print that job, in the application, Word, Adobe, etc, File -> Print - > Properties, then select 1-sided. This will override the printer option.

Duplex Printing from Internet Explorer

  1. Go to File | Print
  2. Select the printer and choose Preferences
  3. Under Print on Both Sides, select Flip on Long Edge
  4. Select OK | Print

Duplex Printing from Word

Go to File | Print.
You can have different options at this point. Here are some possibilities:

Scenario 1

  1. Select the printer and choose Preferences
  2. Under Print on Both Sides, select Flip on Long Edge
  3. Select OK | Print

Scenario 2

  1. Go to the Finishing Tab
  2. Check Print on Both Sides
  3. Select OK | OK

Scenario 3

  1. Under Document Options select Print on Both Sides
  2. Select OK OK

Duplex Printing from WordPerfect

Go to File | Print.
You can have different options at this point. Here are some possibilities:

Scenario 1

  1. Go to the Two-sided Printing tab
  2. Under Automatic select Flip on long edge
  3. Select Print

Scenario 2

  1. Select the printer and choose Preferences
  2. Under Print on Both Sides, select Flip on Long Edge
  3. Select OK | Print