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How to Make a Full-Bleed Documment PDF in Microsoft Word

This research came out of my frustration with the condescending chick at the printing store.  For someone who is not overtly techie, I went to my local print shop and asked if they could help me get my document to show “full bleed” so that when I sent it to them to print, it would be print-ready … like they request.

Her response was, “We have work to do and can’t just teach you how to do this.”

Um. I think this IS kinda your job. And if it isn’t your job, per se, then customer service should probably be your secondary job. Fail on both levels.

Well, I digress…

So I went on the hunt to figure out how to do it, and found this article:  http://www.yourgotogirls.com/2013/how-to-make-a-full-bleed-pdf-from-word/

YAY!

I figure I can’t be the only one who would have this question.

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