How to print a file to a PDF in Windows

Printing a PDF file in Windows is a straightforward process that can be accomplished by following a few simple steps

To print a file to a PDF in Windows, follow these steps:

  1. Open the document or image you want to print.
  2. Click the "File" menu and select "Print."
  3. Select "Microsoft Print to PDF" as the printer.
  4. Click the "Print" button.
  5. In the "Save Print Output As" window, select a location to save the PDF file and click "Save."

If you don't see the "Microsoft Print to PDF" option in the printer list, you can install it by following these steps:

  • Open the Start menu and type "Features."
  • Select "Turn Windows features on or off."
  • Scroll down and expand the "Print and Document Services" section.
  • Check the box next to "Microsoft Print to PDF."
  • Click "OK" to install the feature.
After installing the feature, you should be able to select "Microsoft Print to PDF" as the printer when printing a document or image.