Cannot set paper orientation when select File - Print

Bug #387527 reported by Fjatle on 2009-06-15
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One Hundred Papercuts
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Ubuntu
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Bug Description

When you click File - Print, you may not be able to find paper orientation (This is true for e.g Firefox, Document Viewer).

Paper orientation is hidden in File - Page Setup. I find it most logical to select orientation when I want to print a page.
And if people are disagreeing with me, why not both places?

ShawnJGoff (shawn-goff) on 2009-06-18
Changed in hundredpapercuts:
status: New → Confirmed
Arnaud Soyez (weboide) wrote :

Confirmed for Ubuntu 9.04 (firefox, eog).

Changed in ubuntu:
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in hundredpapercuts:
status: Confirmed → New
Vish (vish) wrote :

Thank you for bringing this bug to our attention. Unfortunately a paper cut should be a small usability issue that affects many people and is quick and easy to fix. I'm afraid this bug can't be addressed as part of this project.

The OP has a valid point , but ideal solution would be to add a "Page Setup" tab to the print dialogue. Which is not a easy/simple fix, Hence not a papercut.

A paper cut is a minor usability annoyance that an average user would encounter on his/her first day of using a new installation of Ubuntu 9.10.

For further info about papercuts criteria , pls read > https://wiki.ubuntu.com/PaperCut

Don't worry though, This bug has been marked as "invalid" ONLY in the papercuts project.

Changed in hundredpapercuts:
status: New → Invalid
Victor Vargas (kamus) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. This particular bug has already been reported and is a duplicate of bug 196091, so it is being marked as such. Please look at the other bug report to see if there is any missing information that you can provide, or to see if there is a workaround for the bug. Additionally, any further discussion regarding the bug should occur in the other report. Please continue to report any other bugs you may find.

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