Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

Welcome to the MSE Forums

We're home to a fantastic community of MoneySavers but anyone can post. Please exercise caution & report spam, illegal, offensive or libellous posts/messages: click "report" or email forumteam@. Skimlinks & other affiliated links are turned on

Search
  • FIRST POST
    • Teapot55
    • By Teapot55 20th Mar 17, 4:22 PM
    • 136Posts
    • 128Thanks
    Teapot55
    Problems printing directions from Bing & Google Maps
    • #1
    • 20th Mar 17, 4:22 PM
    Problems printing directions from Bing & Google Maps 20th Mar 17 at 4:22 PM
    (We will be using a satnav for our 500 mile journey next month. Our satnav is very good but I thought I would like to print a page or two of directions onto paper as a backup just in case).

    I have always used Bing Maps but it won't print today. I was blaming my computer but then I was able to print a text document. Why is Bing not printing? Can anyone offer a suggestion please?

    Went onto Google Maps instead. The directions on that print out but the font is sooooo small. Fine sitting at my desk with good lighting but would be rubbish in a moving car during bad weather. How can I change to make it print in normal person font not smallprint font please?

    would've . . . could've . . . should've . . .


    A.A.A.S. (Associate of the Acronym Abolition Society)


Page 1
    • Le_Kirk
    • By Le_Kirk 20th Mar 17, 5:52 PM
    • 1,874 Posts
    • 938 Thanks
    Le_Kirk
    • #2
    • 20th Mar 17, 5:52 PM
    • #2
    • 20th Mar 17, 5:52 PM
    On Google maps, select your starting point then hit directions and enter your end point. Once you have selected your preferred route, hit the print symbol and decide if you want text only or map with text. When the NEW window opens, use Ctrl (Control) and scroll on your mouse to increase the size of map or font.
    • Teapot55
    • By Teapot55 22nd Mar 17, 10:09 AM
    • 136 Posts
    • 128 Thanks
    Teapot55
    • #3
    • 22nd Mar 17, 10:09 AM
    • #3
    • 22nd Mar 17, 10:09 AM
    On Google maps, select your starting point then hit directions and enter your end point. Once you have selected your preferred route, hit the print symbol and decide if you want text only or map with text. When the NEW window opens, use Ctrl (Control) and scroll on your mouse to increase the size of map or font.
    Originally posted by Le_Kirk
    Thanks Le_Kirk - I will try that.

    would've . . . could've . . . should've . . .


    A.A.A.S. (Associate of the Acronym Abolition Society)


Welcome to our new Forum!

Our aim is to save you money quickly and easily. We hope you like it!

Forum Team Contact us

Live Stats

243Posts Today

1,244Users online

Martin's Twitter
  • Byebye! I'm about to stop work & twitter, to instead spend glorious time with Mrs & mini MSE. Wishing u a lovely summer. See u in 10 days.

  • WARNING Did you start Uni in or after 2012? The interest's rising to 6.1%; yet it doesnt work like you think. See https://t.co/IQ8f0Vyetu RT

  • RT @JanaBeee: @MartinSLewis Boris is the anomaly (coffee), the others are versions of normal (beer). Lots of same candidates = vote share d?

  • Follow Martin