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Include footer and header when printing pdf web page

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Include footer and header when printing pdf web page

Include footer and header when printing pdf web page

(OP)
Internet Explorer 7, Adobe Acrobat 7.0

Printing a web page in pdf format.

Is there a way to include the browser's header and footer in the printout?

example: http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/hippahowtofile.pdf

I've tried all options shown in the "print" dialog.

If page is pdf, IE File |
>Page Setup is dimmed.
>Print Preview does not show.
 

RE: Include footer and header when printing pdf web page

Use File menu/create pdf/from web page.

On next window click Settings.  On subsequent window there's a check box for headers and fotters.

Using OSX 10.3.9 on a G4

RE: Include footer and header when printing pdf web page

(OP)
What application are you referring to?
I don't know what OSX and G4 mean.
In IE or NN there is no File | Create PDF.

In the meantime I installed Acrobat 8; it behaves in same way.

RE: Include footer and header when printing pdf web page

App:  Acrobat - not Reader

OSX/G4 = Mac with G4 processor - Acrobat works same in Windows and Mac.

Using OSX 10.3.9 on a G4

RE: Include footer and header when printing pdf web page

(OP)
I need to clarify something:
I stated that I have Acrobat 7; should have said Reader 7.

I downloaded the free product to print pdf web page files.
So when I do that, the main application is Internet Explorer.

So your suggestion "Use File menu/create pdf/from web page"
does not make sense. Because IE File menu does not have a "create pdf" option.

And I have Windows XP, so a Mac solution won't help.

The web site in question
http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacyhowtofile.htm evidently checks the users computer to see if Reader is installed. If it is, it auto-redirects to:
http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/hippahowtofile.pdf

I needed to print the html version (with my bowser-set header and footer info) for a client so this is what I did:
>removed Adobe Reader application.
>http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacyhowtofile.htm (no redirect)
>printed OK

There may be a cookie that tells IE if I have Adobe Reader. I'm hoping I'll be able to erase that cookie when I need to print html webpages that auto-redirect to pdf page. Easier than removing the Reader application.

A person in another forum indicated the header and footer info is accessible if Acrobat ($$) is installed but not free Reader.
 

RE: Include footer and header when printing pdf web page

The information provided was about using full Acrobat, usually Acrobat Pro as this is the Acrobat forum.  Acrobat Pro has the ability to simply access a web page and make a pdf without a browser.

Using OSX 10.3.9 on a G4

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