3 ways to print from Facebook

3 ways to print from Facebook
3 ways to print from Facebook
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You can if you want to print a physical copy of a Facebook page, photo, or screenshot. All you will need is access to a working printer that your computer is already connected to.

Steps

Method 1 of 3: Print a Facebook page

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Step 1. Open Facebook

If you have a long thread that you want to print, or if you want to keep different pages of your news feed in hard copy, you can simply print them from your computer.

When you print a Facebook page, you will notice that some Facebook formats are simplified. If that doesn't suit you, you can try the "Print a screenshot" method

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Step 2. Go to the page you want to print

If you pick a random section of your news feed, it will print multiple pages that you may not necessarily need.

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Step 3. Right click on it

If you're using a Mac, two-finger click.

Click on an empty section of the page (not a link or photo)

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Step 4. Click Print

You can also press Ctrl and P (for Windows users) or Command and P (for Mac users) simultaneously.

On a Mac, this option says Print Page

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Step 5. Review the print settings

If you print a specific page from your news feed, you are sure to have more pages included. You can remove them if you want.

  • You can also choose whether or not to print in color.
  • Note that your computer must be connected to a printer in order for printing to be done.
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Step 6. Click the blue Print button

If your computer is connected to a printer and the printer is set up correctly, printing should start.

Method 2 of 3: Print a Facebook photo

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Step 1. Go to the Facebook website

To be able to print a Facebook photo, you will first need to save the photo to your computer. It is not possible to print a photo directly from the site.

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Step 2. Go to the photo you want to print

Click on it.

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Step 3. Click Options

This button is located at the bottom right of the photo window and allows you to display a list of options.

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Step 4. Select Download

You may need to choose a save location before the download can begin.

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Step 5. Right click on your photo

If you are using a Mac, you will need to double-click the photo to open it.

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Step 6. Choose Print

This will bring up the printing preferences menu.

  • If you're using a Mac, press the Command and P keys simultaneously.
  • If you're using a Mac, you can also click File in the upper left corner of the screen and then select Print.
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Step 7. Review the print settings

Depending on the result you want to achieve, you may need to change certain settings such as image size, color, and print style per page.

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Step 8. Click the blue Print button

As long as your computer is connected to a properly configured printer, your image should be printed.

Method 3 of 3: Print a screenshot

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Step 1. Open the Facebook application

Printing a specific screenshot is the best way to limit the amount of information on the page while preserving the visual quality of the topic.

  • For example, if you just want to print an image of your status with some comments, it's better to use a screenshot than printing the entire Facebook page.
  • You can apply this method on a PC or a Mac.
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Step 2. Go to the screen you want to capture

If you want to print a photo, you will need to open the photo first.

You can also save the photo by pressing… then selecting Save photo

Step 3. Take a screenshot

If you are using an iPhone, you will need to press the home button and the lock button simultaneously. Android users can try different combinations, but in general they will need to press the power and volume down buttons at the same time.

For older models, prior to Android 4.0, you will need to press the power and home buttons simultaneously

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Step 4. Send your screenshot to your computer

You can do this in different ways:

  • by email as an attachment;
  • via Facebook Messenger as an image;
  • by uploading it to an online storage service (for example, Google Drive).

Step 5. Transfer the image to your computer

Try to save it in an easily accessible location (eg your desktop).

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Step 6. Right click on your screenshot

If you are using a Mac, you will need to open it.

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Step 7. Click Print

If you're using a Mac, you'll need to press the Command and P keys to display the printing preferences menu.

If you're using a Mac, you can also click File in the upper left corner of the screen and then select Print

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Step 8. Review the print settings

Depending on the result you want to achieve, you can change the size, color or even the print style per page.

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Step 9. Click the blue Print button

If your computer and printer are connected and the printer is configured correctly, your screenshot will print.

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