Re: Dimensions for Landscape Manuals

Subject: Re: Dimensions for Landscape Manuals
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 8 Oct 2008 09:31:20 -0700

We use 11x17 and set the pdfs to default at
single page, fit page display. Our default
resolution for docs is 600 dpi.

Gene Kim-Eng

----- Original Message -----
From: "Karen" <ekarenski-techwrl -at- yahoo -dot- com>
Since a manual I am making will primarily be displayed only in PDF on
the screen, I want to make it landscape. I'm used to having huge
monitors so I'm trying to work out the appropriate dimensions so that
the user has a good experience seeing the whole page on one screen at

Right now I have it set at 10" x 6.5" with 0.4" margins. Although I
haven't had a chance to test at lower resolutions on standard
(non-laptop) monitors.

What dimensions do other TWs use for their landscape manuals?


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