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Bottom Top Margins are off when printing from Illustrator PDF

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Oct 17, 2020

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Once I create a Illustrator document size 8.5x11inch, I save as PDF with Illustraor Default. When I print it, my bottom margin is three times as large as my top margin.  I know is not a printer problem because when I make my background in Word all black and print from pdf- my margins are 1/8 of inch on all sides (see attachment). [Note the white box is only there for saving ink.] But when I do an 8.5x11in box on Illustrator and save as the letter size document, I get the bottom margin much larger. 

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Bottom Top Margins are off when printing from Illustrator PDF

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Once I create a Illustrator document size 8.5x11inch, I save as PDF with Illustraor Default. When I print it, my bottom margin is three times as large as my top margin.  I know is not a printer problem because when I make my background in Word all black and print from pdf- my margins are 1/8 of inch on all sides (see attachment). [Note the white box is only there for saving ink.] But when I do an 8.5x11in box on Illustrator and save as the letter size document, I get the bottom margin much larger. 

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You need to set up the media size in the printer driver. Can you show screenshots how that is set up?

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Where can I find that? 

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In the print dialog box. And in the settings for your printer.

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