Configuring Browser Settings for Printers

 

All your receipts can be printed using any of the following types of printers:

  • Regular- A4 Size
  • Receipt Printer
  • Dot Matrix Printer
  • Regular- A5 Size

 If your receipts are not printed as they appear in the preview, you may need to modify the settings in your browser. The settings must be modified based on the printer that you use for printing your receipts and invoices. The following browsers are covered in this article:

  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Safari

FOR MOZILLA FIREFOX: 

RECEIPT PRINTER SETTINGS: 

  1. Press ALT on keyboard to open Main menu.
  2. On the Firefox main menu, click File, then click Page Setup.

  3. Click the Portrait radio button.
  4. Clear the Shrink to fit Page Width check box.
  5. In the Scale field, enter a value between 90 and 95. (The value can be changed depending on whether the item to be printed is being printed appropriately).
  6. In the Margins and Header/Footer tab, enter 0 for all the margins.
  7. For all the Headers and Footers, select Blank.


  8. Click OK.

FOR A4 PRINTER: 

You must modify the settings to as follows: 

  1. In "Format & Options" tab, select: Orientation as Portrait.
  2. In the Scale field, enter 89.
  3. Go to "Margins & Header/Footer" Tab and enter the following value for alignments:
    • Left Margin:25
    • Right:12.7
    • Top:0
    • Bottom:0

 FOR A5 PRINTER:

You must modify the settings as follows:

  1. In "Format & Options" tab, select: Orientation as Portrait.
  2. In the Scale field, enter 88.
  3. Go to Margins & Header/Footer Tab and enter the following value for alignments:
      • Top: 0.0
      • Right: 0.0
      • Left: 15
      • Bottom: 100


FOR GOOGLE CHROME:

Since Google Chrome does not have the option to modify page setup, you will need to manually modify the page setup using the following steps:

      1. Click Print in the Collect Payment screen.

      2. Click More Settings on the left pane.

      3. From the Margins drop-down list, select Custom.

      4. In the four fields on the receipt, on the right, manually edit the values to be either 0 inch or 0.1 inches as required. See the screenshot given below:

         
      5. Click Print.

For Safari:

      1. Click Print in the Collect Payment screen.

      2. Click Show Details.


        The following page is displayed:

      3. From the Paper Size drop-down list, select A4.
      4. Select the Portrait Orientation option.
      5. Enter 96 in the Scale % text field.
      6. Clear the Print backgrounds check box.
      7. Clear the Print headers and footers check box.

 

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