Microsoft Reader is Microsoft's alternative app
to Adobe's Adobe Reader. While Microsoft
Reader does its job admirably there currently is not
no immediate visible option for printing out
documents. Unlike Adobe with its print option
Microsoft Reader has nothing.
This has caused numerous problems. However there
are a few alternatives which can be used, even
though they take some getting used to.
Two main option are available:
- Keyboard shortcuts.
- Use of the Charm Bar.
To use either proceed as follows:
Using Keyboard shortcut keys
- With the PDF document open, Press Ctrl + P.
- A list of Printing devices will appear.
- Select your desired printer from the
- On the next screen, select the number of
copies, media size etc.
- Finally Press the Print button.
Using the Charms button
- With the PDF document open, Place the mouse
pointer in the lower right (or upper right) hand
corner of the screen (Swipe from the right edge
of the screen if using a touch screen.) or press
WinKey + C to open the Charms bar.
- From the Charms bar, Select Devices.
- A list of Devices will now appear.
- Select your printer. If your printer is not
visible, Click the More option and select it
from the available list.
- On the next screen, select number of copies,
- Finally, Click the Print button.