To customize how pages are printed in Firefox, you can use Page Setup:
- Select File > Page Setup.
In Page Setup, you can change the following settings for pages you want to
- Format & Options: Choose the orientation, scale, and other
+ Portrait: Choose this to position the page
normally, with the shorter side facing up.
+ Landscape: Choose this to position the page
sideways, with the longer side facing up.
o Scale: Type in a percentage of the original size. For example,
type “50” to make each page half the size of the original page.
+ Shrink To Fit Page Width: Select this to automatically
resize the page to the width of the paper.
+ Print Background (colors and images): Select this to
print background images and colors. If unselected only pictures and
color in the foreground (in front) are printed.
- Margins & Header/Footer: Click this tab to set up margins,headers, and footers:
+ Top, Bottom, Left, Right: Type a margin in the given units
for the top, bottom, left, and right margins.
o Headers & Footers: Each drop-down list represents either
a header or a footer area. The top row of drop-down lists are for the
left,center, and right header areas. The bottom row are for the left, center,
and right footer areas. In each drop-down list, choose one of the following
-: Show nothing in this area.
+ Title: Show the web page title.
: Show the web page URL
(URL’s usually start with
+ Date/Time: Show the date and time when the web page is
+ Page #: Show the page number of each page.
+ Page # of #: Show the page number along with the total number
of pages. For example, if you print a five page web page, “3 of 5”
would be shown on the third page.
+ Custom: Type your own text. You can include any of the
following codes to print specific information:
- &PT: Page Number with Total (Example: “3 of
- &P: Page Number
- &D: Date
- &U: URL
- &T: Page Title