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Jul 9, 2012 01:27 PM

why no print format for recipes?

You have all these great recipes, but why is the print tab disabled? Shouldn't there be a way to simply print a recipe without all the comments and extraneous graphics? THANKS.

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  1. Hi pinotho,

    The print button isn't disabled on my end. If you're on a recipe page, you can press the printer icon at the top of the page, which will bring you to a formatted version of the recipe. See screenshot for a picture of where the printer button is.

    Hope this helps!
    Dave MP

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    1. re: Dave MP

      thanks Dave....I think there are eight icons at the top, and they all work except the print icon....hence my original question.

      1. re: pinotho

        I just tried it and it worked for me. What happens when you press it? And what computer/browser are you using?

        1. re: Dave MP

          Since I maintain a Word recipe book, I like to copy and paste. I am saving myself time and some trees.

          1. re: Dave MP

            hi Dave.....I am using Microsoft Internet Explorer. I think it is version 7. Nothing happens when I press it. On all the other tabs, the tab highlights and the arrow turns into the thumb and I can press it. But the print tab will not highlight and is inoperable. Thanks for your help.

            1. re: pinotho

              Looks like an odd quirk in Internet Explorer. The actual link to the print page doesn't line up with the printer icon in IE- for some reason, it's a little too high. We'll adjust this to behave normally as soon as we can.

              As a work around until we do, please try clicking on the top 1/3 or the printer icon, or just slightly above the image.

              1. re: Engineering

                THANKS very much for your help, most appreciated. I just printed two recipes, so your work around works. Thanks again.