On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 12:59 AM, Brian Lavender <email@example.com>
On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 12:20:23AM -0700, Bill Ward wrote:Where is the system-level setting? I found the document setting in OO. I also checked
> I bet your page is set for A4 rather than Letter size paper. There's
> document-level and system-level settings for paper size, and the
> default is A4 in many installations. If the various settings are not
> mutually consistent, you could end up with weird margins being added or
> subtracted as the program tries to fit the output on the desired
> paper. It's a bit like letterboxing on TV sets. A4 is taller and
> narrower than letter size.
the printer and it has letter listed as default.
I don't remember exactly but hunt around in the preferences doc. Make sure the "Format>Page" setting is on Letter, and when you print that the printer settings are on Letter.