So, you’ve written and designed your perfect Resume / CV, everything is looking great and you can’t wait to apply to that job opening, but hang on, you go to save it as a PDF (the best format for a CV) and the Margins / Borders are cutting out part of the document. Fear not, it’s a simple fix…
Follow these clear instructions on How To Print to PDF without borders or margins…
Navigate to Page Setup with your Word file.
Click Settings > Page Attributes
Click Format for > Any Printer
Paper Size > Manage Custom Sizes
Click + to create a new custom size, call it Borderless
Click the paper size boxes to make it the size you need (Letter is 8.5 x 11 / A4 is 8.3 x 11.7)
Ensure Non-Printable Area reads as User Defined
Change Margins within the boxes to 0
Now you’re ready to print…
Print Menu > Select your Printer
Presents > Standard
Select PDF > Save to PDF
Type in your File Name and Save Location
Success! One perfect PDF conversion.