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Print 10 x 15 cm (4 x 6 Inch) Photos From a Computer

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Introduction

This document explains how to set the printer driver settings to print 10 x 15 cm (4 x 6 inch) photos from a computer. The printer driver settings can be set to print 10 x 15 cm (4 x 6 inch) photos by default or to print 10 x 15 cm (4 x 6 inch) photos for a single print job. Both methods are discussed in this document.

Set the default printer driver settings to print 10 x 15 cm (4 x 6 inch) photos

  1. Make sure 10 x 15 cm (4 x 6 inch) photo paper is loaded into the photo tray.
    NOTE:The Photo Tray light on the printer does not have to be lit when printing from a computer.
  2. Click Start and then click Control Panel.
  3. Click Printers and Faxes.
  4. Right-click the icon for the HP Photosmart 8200 Series and select Printing Preferences.
  5. On the Paper/Quality tab, select 4x6 or 4x6 with tab from the Size is drop-down menu (under Paper Options).
  6. Make sure that the Source is box is set to Photo tray.
  7. Click the Borderless Printing box if borderless prints are desired.
  8. Click Apply and then click OK.
  9. Open the software program you wish to use and set up the pictures you want to print. Make sure to select a 4x6 inch layout for the photos within the software program before you print from the software program.

Change the printer driver settings for a single print job

  1. Make sure 10 x 15 cm (4 x 6 inch) photo paper is loaded into the photo tray.
    NOTE:The Photo Tray light on the printer does not have to be lit when printing from a computer.
  2. Open the software program you wish to use and set up the pictures you want to print. Make sure to select a 4x6 inch layout for the photos within the software program before you print from the software program.
  3. Click File and then click Print.
    NOTE:If the software does not have File in the menu bar, refer to the help files in the software to set the printing preferences.
  4. Verify that the HP Photosmart 8200 is selected in the Name drop-down menu.
  5. Click Properties.
  6. On the Paper/Quality tab, select 4x6 or 4x6 with tab from the Size is drop-down menu (under Paper Options).
  7. Make sure that the Source is box is set to Photo tray.
  8. Click the Borderless Printing box if borderless prints are desired.
  9. Click Apply and then click OK.
  10. Print the photo.

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