Save a webpage as PDF in Windows 10

There several ways you can save a web page for the quick access in the future using the new Edge browser on Windows 10 computer. You can add the site pages to your bookmark or reading list. This however requires the internet connection. And you can’t transfer the saved pages to other devices. Saving a web page as PDF document solves all these problems. By doing so, you save a copy of the website page as PDF on your local storage so you can open and view it without Wi-Fi networks. If you like, sending the saved PDF files to your mobile phone or tablet, so you can carry them on the go. In this quick guide, we will show you how it can be done.

How to save a web page as PDF document in Edge for Windows 10?

Open the default internet explorer, Edge, on your Windows PC, visit the website page that you like to download and save. Click the Settings menu (ellipsis icon) at the top right corner, choose Print from the menu, the printing dialogue pops up. As usual, the classic Microsoft XPS Document Writer will be selected as the default printer. Since Windows 10 however you can find the new Microsoft Print to PDF feature with every application in Windows 10 that has printing capability. To save a web page as PDF on Windows 10 computer, switch from the Microsoft XPS Document Writer to Microsoft Print to PDF, optionally adjust the page settings and then click the Print button at the bottom left section to choose a folder on your PC and save the PDF file to it.

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Save a clean web page as PDF without ads, menu, video, etc

Do you want to exclude the menu, banner ads, header, footer, sidebars, advertisements and video clips in the page when exporting it as PDF? Enabling the Reading View mode in Edge browser to strip those unwanted distractions from a web page in the browser.

At the top right section of the Edge browser are the icons for Reading View, Favorites, The Hub, Web Notes, Share, and the ellipsis Settings menu. Click to enter into the Reading View mode and render the page just what you want to see. No ads, annoying videos, distracting banner ads, menu, etc.

You can then go to the Settings > Print to save the web page as a clean PDF documents from Edge browser to your computer hard drive on Windows 10 computer.