Print on Both Sides of the Paper (Duplex Printing) (Windows) - PRO-100

Article ID: ART176892 | Date published: 06/09/2020 | Date last updated: 06/09/2020


You can use the Duplex Printing (Manual) option to print on both sides of a page with the PIXMA PRO-100 on a Windows PC.


Duplex Printing

Duplex printing allows you to print on both sides of a single sheet of paper.

Figure: Two documents, single-sided

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Figure: One document, double-sided

Follow the steps below to enable this function.

 You can also set duplex printing in Additional Features on the Quick Setup tab by selecting Paper Saving under Commonly Used Settings.

  1. Open the printer driver setup window.

    1. Check the Duplex Printing (Manual) check box on the Page Setup tab.

      figure:Duplex Printing (Manual) check box on the Page Setup tab

  2. Select Normal-size, Fit-to-Page, Scaled, or Page Layout from the Page Layout list.

  3. Specify the side to be stapled.

    The best Stapling Side is selected automatically from the Orientation and Page Layout settings. To change the setting, select another stapling side from the list.

  4. If necessary, select Specify Margin... and set the margin width, and then select OK.

  5. Select OK on the Page Setup tab.
    When you print, the document is first printed on one side of a sheet of paper. After one side is printed, reload the paper correctly according to the message.
    Then select Start Printing to print the opposite side.

 When a media type other than Plain Paper is selected from Media Type on the Main tab, Duplex Printing (Manual) appears grayed out and is unavailable.

 When Borderless, Tiling/Poster or Booklet is selected from the Page Layout list, Duplex Printing (Manual) and Stapling Side appear grayed out and are unavailable.


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