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How can I print the entire email message without Google chopping off some of the text? Usually less than all of the text is available for printing.

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I have the same problem with trying to print incoming emails. There doesn't seem to be much of a difficulty with gmail, but with virgin, which uses google now, it sometimes does have a print icon alongside heading and sometimes doesn't. In the latter case, the only way I can print is to forward it to my separate gmail address. And yes it does only print the top page if I go via the File/Print route –  user47927 Sep 18 '13 at 14:32
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To print an email (or an entire conversation), you have to use Gmail buttons.

On the top right corner of the mail, there is this icon: print mail Click on the down arrow, then you will get a menu, just choose Print.

If you want to print the entire conversation, click on the printer icon printer icon on the top right of the conversation (at the right edge of the title/label line).

You can find official documentation here.

If this is how you proceed, I can't help you, I haven't seen Gmail chopping my printed emails, even in case of (very) long emails.

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Click on print preview and select Shrink to fit under scale. That solved the problem for me

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This does not seem to be the problem. The asker is saying that Google is cutting the text, so that is not available to the printing software. –  Punchlinern Mar 17 at 10:16
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