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printing labels for 2014 nhc
« on: March 15, 2014, 09:22:09 AM »
I am attempting to print the labels and they are coming out small: 2"x2.5". Is this to be expected? The printer is hp officejet pro 8600. I had used it for another contest and the labels were the size I was accustomed to seeing. any suggestions

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Re: printing labels for 2014 nhc
« Reply #1 on: March 15, 2014, 09:24:16 AM »
Same happened to me yesterday. I switched to Chrome and the forms opened and printed at the correct size.
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Re: printing labels for 2014 nhc
« Reply #2 on: March 15, 2014, 09:46:36 AM »
Thanks for the suggestion. Did the same and it worked. Good luck in the competition.

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Re: printing labels for 2014 nhc
« Reply #3 on: March 15, 2014, 09:55:12 AM »
Thanks for the suggestion. Did the same and it worked. Good luck in the competition.
Certainly, best of luck to you as well!
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Re: printing labels for 2014 nhc
« Reply #4 on: March 15, 2014, 10:35:37 AM »
I didn't know to do otherwise, so mine went in tiny...
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Re: printing labels for 2014 nhc
« Reply #5 on: March 16, 2014, 11:14:01 AM »
Hi guys,

If your labels were printing too small, the problem seemed to be tied to a down-level version of Internet Explorer.  The solution is to upgrade IE, or switch to Firefox or Chrome to print your labels.

Good luck in the competition!

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Re: printing labels for 2014 nhc
« Reply #6 on: March 16, 2014, 04:54:57 PM »
as someone who packed away about 400 entries today, let me say that there are plenty of you with teeny labels and they were still easily readable.  No worries.

good luck...
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Re: printing labels for 2014 nhc
« Reply #7 on: March 16, 2014, 06:23:40 PM »
Hi guys,

If your labels were printing too small, the problem seemed to be tied to a down-level version of Internet Explorer.  The solution is to upgrade IE, or switch to Firefox or Chrome to print your labels.

Good luck in the competition!

Cheers,
Janis
This also happens with IE 11.
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Re: printing labels for 2014 nhc
« Reply #8 on: March 19, 2014, 02:17:32 PM »
as someone who packed away about 400 entries today, let me say that there are plenty of you with teeny labels and they were still easily readable.  No worries.

good luck...
--Michael

The barcodes scanning were hit or miss depending on how crisp the printing was on the smaller ones but I consider that a minor issue and wouldn't personally discourage someone from using the smaller ones if they are having trouble getting them to print at normal size.