People do lots of activities online like shopping, booking flights, paying bills, filling forms etc. Sometimes, we need to save these documents (e.g. bills etc.) or forms for future reference. Saving a web page in HTML format is not reliable but converting web page to PDF is smart option. You can easily save web pages as PDF documents using Google Chrome.
Saving these documents as PDF document will save a lot of work and time. Google chrome provides “Save as PDF” option to save files as PDF Documents. But, you can also save PDF in other browsers using “Microsoft Print to PDF” option in the printers section. You will have to manually change the printer to Microsoft Print to PDF if not selected already.
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Save web pages as PDF using Google Chrome
In this tutorial, we will use Google Chrome to save the webpages as PDF. So, if you don’t have Chrome installed already, you can download and install it from official website. But that’s not mandatory, you can use other browsers as well.
Step 1: Open Desired Page in Google Chrome
Open Google Chrome on your computer. Go to the webpage that you want to save as PDF.
Step 2: Print the Web page as PDF
After you have successfully opened the page, press Ctrl + P shortcut on keyboard. This will bring-up Print menu. Here, select “Save as PDF” as printer from Destination drop-down. Finally, click on Save button to save the webpage as PDF using Chrome.
NOTE: If you are using any other browser, you can select “Microsoft Print to PDF” from Destination drop-down list.
Step 3: Save the PDF File
Now, you will see the browse window to select destination folder for PDF and name for the file. Browse to the desired destination folder, type suitable name for PDF file and click Save button. Web page will be saved as PDF at the selected destination folder.
Step 4: Test Downloaded PDF File
You can test saved file by opening it. Go to the folder where you saved your PDF file and open the PDF file. It should open in Adobe Reader or any other PDF viewer installed in your computer.
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Print web pages as PDF using Chrome with Ease
Now, you can save your important files as PDF documents. PDF documents are easy to handle, share and store. Besides Chrome, Microsoft has also started providing an option for saving web pages as PDF. It is named as ‘Microsoft Print to PDF‘ while Chrome’s PDF printer is named as ‘Save as PDF‘.
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