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HELP! How do you print a pdf file when it's on an email attachment?

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Elf Wed 05-Sep-07 11:02:22

Hi, I have an apple mac computer. I have tiscali email.

Someone has emailed me and sent an attachment which is a pdf file. I REALLY need to print it. When I have the email up there is a print icon, when I bring up the attachment, the print icon disappears.

PLEASE HELP SOMEONE!!
thank you. ,,,,,,.................

CatIsSleepy Wed 05-Sep-07 11:06:28

can you drag the pdf file onto the desk top and open up on there instead, then print?

Elf Wed 05-Sep-07 11:36:25

Thanks, I'LL TRY, but I'm new to this apple mac.

Elf Wed 05-Sep-07 11:39:16

Cat is sleepy, I just tried it and got the file onto the desktop but when I double clicked on the icon, a thing came up saying it could not be opened because th efile was damaged.

I have viewed the document from the email before.

Any other thoughts? thank you

CatIsSleepy Wed 05-Sep-07 11:46:36

Elf, sorry I don't know what else to suggest- sounds like there is something wrong with the file then...


bumping in case anyone else has any bright ideas!

imagineafullnightsleep Wed 12-Sep-07 15:34:49

If you can view from the e.mail, then view it, then press the "Print Screen" button (usually located near teh Scroll Lock button_, and then paste it onto a word (or similar) document. This is a bit of a pain (and fingers crossed your document isn't too long) but it should help you out for now. (More a means to an end as apposed to a technique to be applied ongoing!) Hope it works.

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