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Printing in Windows 8 Store Apps


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Printing in Windows 8 Store Apps
This tutorial will show you how to print from within Store Metro apps that support printing in Windows 8.
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How to Print in Windows 8 Store Metro Apps
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This tutorial will show you how to print from within Store Metro apps that support printing in Windows 8.
How to Print in Windows 8 Store "Metro" Apps

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This tutorial will show you how to print from within Store "Metro" apps that support printing in Windows 8.

The included Mail, Maps, Photos, and Reader Store apps in Windows 8 are just a few examples that support printing.



Here's How:

1. While you have what you want to print in the Store app (ex: Maps) opened or selected, do step 2, 3, or 4 below for what you would like to do.

2. Press the CTRL+P keys, and go to step 5 below.

3. Press the :winkey:+ K keys, and go to step 5 below.

4. Open the charms bar, click/tap on the Devices charm, and go to step 5 below. (see screenshot below)
NOTE: This would be a good option if you have a touch screen.
Store_App_Printing-1.jpg

5. Click/tap on the printer you want to use. (see screenshot below)
Store_App_Printing-2.jpg

6. From here, select how you want to have it printed like in the left screenshots below. You can click/tap on More settings to adjust the page layout, paper quality, and output options like in the right screenshot below.
NOTE: The actual printer settings you will have available will depend on the app you have opened, the printer, and the printer drivers. These are pretty much the basic settings that will be available though.
Printer_Settings.jpg

7. When you are ready to print, click/tap on the Print button like in the left screenshots above.


That's it,
Shawn


 
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Very useful Brink! Great Job!
 

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Thank you Mr.Showdown. :)
 

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    64-bit Windows 10
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    PC/Desktop
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    Custom self built
    CPU
    Intel i7-8700K OC'd to 5 GHz
    Motherboard
    ASUS ROG Maximus XI Formula Z390
    Memory
    16 GB (8GBx2) G.SKILL TridentZ DDR4 3200 MHz
    Graphics Card(s)
    ASUS ROG-STRIX-GTX1080TI-O11G-GAMING
    Sound Card
    Integrated Digital Audio (S/PDIF)
    Monitor(s) Displays
    3 x 27" Asus VE278Q
    Screen Resolution
    1920x1080
    Hard Drives
    1TB Samsung 970 EVO Plus M.2,
    250GB Samsung 960 EVO M.2,
    6TB WD Black WD6001FZWX
    8TB WD MyCloudEX2Ultra NAS
    PSU
    OCZ Series Gold OCZZ1000M 1000W
    Case
    Thermaltake Core P3
    Cooling
    Corsair Hydro H115i
    Keyboard
    Logitech wireless K800
    Mouse
    Logitech MX Master
    Internet Speed
    1 Gb/s Download and 35 Mb/s Upload
    Browser
    Internet Explorer 11
    Antivirus
    Malwarebyte Anti-Malware Premium
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    Logitech BRIO 4K Pro webcam,
    HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M477fdn,
    Linksys EA9500 router,
    Arris SB8200 cable modem,
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    Lumia 1520 phone

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