Fix Images That Are Cut Off or Cropped - SELPHY CP1300

Article ID: ART168220 | Date published: 07/24/2017 | Date last updated: 02/18/2020


Learn how to manage images that are either cut off or cropped when you print from a SELPHY CP1300.


If images are cut off or cropped when you print them, follow the steps below to check or modify the settings.

Check the cropping settings

To check the settings:

  1. Press the MENU button on the image display screen.

    MENU button two spaces to the right of the ON button, and to the left of the OK / Copy button.

  2. If the cropping settings are configured, a frame  appears in the image display screen. Follow the steps in the section below to change the settings.

Change the cropping settings

  1. Press the MENU button on the image display screen

  2. Press the up / down arrow buttons <Up> <down> to select Reset Cropping, then press the OK button.

    Reset Cropping selected on image display screen

  3. ​When the message "Reset Crop settings?" appears, press OK.

  4. Cropping settings are reset. 
    Note The cropping area will also clear if you turn off SELPHY or remove the memory card before printing.|
    Note If you set the range for zero copies, it will not clear the cropping settings.

    Cropping settings are cleared from image display

Align the Aspect Ratio

If the aspect ratios of your image and the paper differ, the image will be clipped when you print. 

Make sure to align the aspect ratios. For example, the image ​ below is printed on postcard-sized paper at an aspect ratio of 1:1.

image one shows heads cut off in image. Image two shows images in regular view.

Print with the Bordered setting

When printing, the default style is Borderless.

You can change the default settings to print using borders.

Image 1 shows borderless print style. Image 2 shows bordered print style.
  1. Press the HOME button on the printer panel.

    Printer panel Home button highlighted.

  1. Press the right / left or up / down arrow buttons <Left><Right><Up><Down> to select Setup, then press the OK button.

    Setup selected on printer panel

  1. Press the up / down arrow buttons <UP><Down> buttons to select Print settings, and then press the OK button.

    Print Settings selected on Setup screen

  1. Press the up / down arrow <Up><Down> buttons to select Borders, then press the OK button.

    Borders radio button selected on Print settings screen

  2. Press the up / down arrow <Up><Down> buttons to select Bordered, then press OK button.

    Bordered selected

  3. To print, select an image, set the number of copies, and press the PRINT button.



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