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I'm trying to print some 13x19s on fine art photo rag paper, with a canon pro 9000 printer. The canon software that came with the printer will let me choose fine art photo rag paper but it will not let me choose the size of the paper.

Under the paper size option the only sizes that it will let us choose, that will show Fine art photo rag are, Fine art A4, Fine art letter, Fine art A3, and Fine art A3+. These will bring up Fine art Photo rag in the media type box. I have no idea what actual size each of those choices will print out. The only one we have tried is Fine art letter on 8 1/2x11 and it printed with a very large border, and we are wanting borderless prints.

What I am wanting to know is what choices should we make to be able to print on Fine art Photo rag paper on any size(mostly 13x19 and 8 1/2x11) paper and not have a border?

ANd are there any better free programs to use with this printer. If not I would be willing to pay for something else, unless I am just missing something in the canon software.
Edited by bevo - 10/21/11 at 5:59pm
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I know a4 is standard letter size.
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post #3 of 7
Xacto + ruler = problem solved.
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The paper is about 6 bucks a sheet, so I really don't want to do a bunch of test runs to measure the sizes it's printing.

Are there any better programs then the one that came witht he canon printer I could use?
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post #5 of 7
Print low quality on some crappy paper to test it.
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I don't have any other 13x19 paper to use and no where close to me sells it.

I was really hoping someone with some experience with this printer and program would help me out.

Is there a way I can change the title of this thread?
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post #7 of 7
A3
11.7 x 16.5

A3+
13 x 19

A4
8.3 x 11.7

So, you'll want to do A3+ for your 13 x 19 and A4 for your 8.5 x 11 (if you don't mind a slight crop).
Edited by Affinity - 10/22/11 at 1:42am
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