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I'm new to Chief. I'm using X-8

 

Is there a way to send out the plans in a PDF format. Most of the contractors an printer want the plans in a PDF format.

 

In AutoCAD I use the print command then change the default printer to PDF then hit O.K, then choose a file

name to sent it as.

 

I do not see that option in the print command or the export command for Chief.

 

Thanks,

 

Mike

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There is a pdf print within Chief, when you select the print you should be able to pick that one and then set the paper size you want to print, I am not at my computer with Chief on it but I do this all the time to send to clients and lumber yard, it works flawlessly

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Set your layout sheet (or select template) for the sixe you want and then print the

layout sheet settting the PDF printer to match the layout sheet.  I do mostly

11x17 landscape and it works great.

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