Quick Tip for Printing Out Web Pages
Free Software Avoids Paper/Ink Waste
A reader comment prompted me to do some quick research, which led me to a good tip on Gizmodo’s (a site I recommend). Which educated me to an option for saving ink and paper (and being “eco-friendly”) I had been unaware of…
“It’s a problem that’s all too familiar. You find a useful web page and you want to print it. So you hit the “Print” button in your web browser. But rather than getting a single printed page that contains just the text you want, you also get 15 other pages that you don’t need, containing menus, comments, and other assorted junk. Which costs you real money in wasted paper and ink.“
The free tool is called iPrint (and no, it is not an Apple product..) Here is their demo video..
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iPrint Version 6 is free, simple to use and saves your wallet as well as the planet.
“Do you want to decrease your printing expenses by up to 60%? Do you want to help protect the environment while also protecting your wallet? iPrint is the solution! Think about how much your organization spends each year on paper and ink costs – iPrint will reduce that number by 30-60% and it costs you nothing!“
The iPrint website is here. Thank you Gizmodo!
Previously, I had been recommending a free browser “plug in” from HP, and still do for those who use Internet Explorer. It’s called Smart Web Printing.
“The whole internet just became print friendly.
With a simple plug-in for your browser, quickly Select & Clip or Select & Print web pages just the way you want them, and eliminate all that wasted ink and paper. Download HP Smart Web Printing and get print friendly today!
For Windows XP, Windows Vista® and Windows 7
For Internet Explorer versions 6, 7, and 8 “
You can download the HP Smart Web Printing add-on here
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