Save a web page as PDF on Windows PC

By saving web page as PDF on your computer, you can save the web page for offline reading without internet connection or transfer to other devices or people through email or any file transfer tool you prefer. Windows 10 has many appealing features. Microsoft Print to PDF is one of them. This built-in PDF conversion support allows Windows 10 users directly save any web page from their web browser to a PDF file without third-party PDF applications. We have this issue discussed in this tutorial about saving a web page as PDF in Windows 10. What if we are on Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, 8, 10? You need to install Adobe Acrobat or another PDF software. PDF Element provides us the easiest way to save a web page as PDF on Windows computers, Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, 8, 10. The PDF program can help you save web pages as PDF files from any web browser Internet Explorer, Edge, Chrome, Firefox, etc. Here’s how.

Save a web page as PDF on Windows PC

Open any web browser you have on your PC. It doesn’t have to be Internet Explorer or Edge. Third-party browser will also do, like Chrome, Firefox, Opera, etc. Almost all these desktop web browsers have the Print function. You can make use of this browser functionality to convert web pages to PDF. We will use both Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browsers in the demo below.

First of all, download and install the PDF program on to your PC.

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Save a web page as PDF in Google Chrome on Windows computer

Run the web browser on your Windows computer, open the website or web page you like to convert to PDF. In Chrome browser, click the Menu at the top right, select Print… from the drop-down menu, then change Destination to PDF Element, finally hit the Print button. The PDF Element will convert the web page to PDF and open it automatically after it. If the web page is very long, wait a few seconds for the conversion to complete. You just need to click the Save button at the top left corner, choose a location to save the PDF file, type a new name for the PDF document if like, and click Save again to export it from the PDF program to your computer hard drive.

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Save a web page as PDF in Firefox for Windows

Open the web page in Firefox browser, click the Menu at the top right, choose Print… from the side menu, you will then open the print preview window.

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Click Print… again at the top left, then choose PDF Element as the printer and click OK to confirm. The PDF Element will convert the web page to PDF and open it automatically. You just need to click the Save button at the top left corner, choose a location to save the PDF file, type a new name for the PDF document if like, and click Save to export it from the PDF program to your computer hard drive.

Except Chrome, Firefox, you can also save web pages as PDF files from Internet explorer, Edge browser, Opera, and other web browsers.