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Link to view PDF version of a Google Docs

Replace the beginning of the url with the Google Docs viewer. This is what you need: https://docs.google.com/viewer?url=https://docs.google.com/x/yyyy/document/z/nvjsinmsdfjnlsnlkkn-hslknl1_V7sc/...
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How to print a Google Docs document with comments in the margin?

You can do this as follows, in the Google Document click File > Download As > Web page. Then, open the downloaded file with any browser, print that. At the bottom of the document you will have all ...
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Can't download/export a large Google Docs document as PDF (what are the limits on Google Drive?)

I just ran head-first into this very same wall. I've basically spent a couple of weeks with Inventor and Google Docs, creating a 292 page, screenshot rich, compendium / tutorial for the CAD class that ...
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How do I convert from a Google document to PDF without downloading it?

Click 'Print' or the icon for the printer in the Google Drive. At the 'Destination' field, click the 'Change' button and choose "Save to Google Drive" as your destination. If "Save to Google Drive" ...
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Can I trick GitHub into displaying the PDF in the browser instead of downloading it?

The answer by @MuhammadUsman works, but is more complicated than necessary, now that Github pages has a dedicated "Pages" panel in the settings for each repository. Steps: Open your repo's ...
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Can't download/export a large Google Docs document as PDF (what are the limits on Google Drive?)

Short answer There is not an official published limit about exporting Google Documents to PDF. Explanation At this time there isn't an official document regarding the limits of the conversion of a ...
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How to save a PDF which is directly viewed in Firefox into Google Drive?

Append the URL of the web hosted PDF file or Office document to "url" querystring of Google Docs Viewer service - https://docs.google.com/viewer?url=https://aka.ms/SQLtoAzure/MobPDF In the example ...
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How to annotate PDF files inside Google Drive?

DocHub allows you to highlight text and add comments.
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Link to view PDF version of a Google Docs

To preview in PDF-like format, add /preview at the end, e.g. https://docs.google.com/document/d/DOCS_ID/preview To export as PDF, use the following URL structure: https://docs.google.com/document/...
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Exporting to PDF from Google Sheets removes emoji

I exported the document to excel and it shows the emojis and then they print from there.
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Save document as PDF without page breaks from Google Docs

Here's my workaround: From Google Drive export your document as a HTML web page File > Download as > Web Page (.html) Use Sejda's HTML to PDF converter and the handy 'One long page' size ...
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Link to view PDF version of a Google Docs

It took me a lot of struggle and the very helpful comment by @Quinn Comendant to figure this one out. The url needs to end with: /export?format=pdf&attachment=false example: https://docs....
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Can I trick GitHub into displaying the PDF in the browser instead of downloading it?

As a simple visitor of a GitHub repository, the following Firefox extension works for me to overwrite the content-disposition: attachment header that GitHub sends according to the main answer. ...
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How to print a Google Docs document with comments in the margin?

I have tested this on linux machine. the work around is download it as an .odt document. Then open it in libreoffice and then export it as pdf. Since libreoffice is available for windows also so my ...
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How can I open up PDFs in Google Drive with the Google Chrome PDF viewer?

Unfortunately it doesn't seem to be possible - check out this thread on Google forums. It seems that the only choice is to connect an app to Google Drive for alternative PDF viewer (which is not the ...
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Exporting to PDF from Google Sheets removes emoji

Try using image instead of emojis? here's a sample =IMAGE("https://s3.amazonaws.com/pix.iemoji.com/images/emoji/apple/ios-12/256/face-with-tears-of-joy.png") Links of images come from emojipedia.
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How can I export a Microsoft Office 365 Word online document to PDF without comments?

One can click on View: then Print:
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arXiv: "x.pdf appears to have been produced by TeX"

This blog post has a solution: http://blog.coudert.name/post/2014/11/26/Author-produced-PDF-from-LaTeX-on-the-arXiv For those looking for the quick fix, go to terminal and execute: sed -e '/PTEX\./s/...
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How to save a PDF which is directly viewed in Firefox into Google Drive?

Going off of mvark's answer, you can use the following bookmarklet for quick access. javascript:(function()%7Blocation.href%20%3D%20'https%3A%2F%2Fdocs.google.com%2Fviewer%3Furl%3D'%20%2B%20location....
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Can't download/export a large Google Docs document as PDF (what are the limits on Google Drive?)

For me downloading as PDF seems to be an issue with Chrome. I tried Edge instead and it worked.
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How to print a Google Docs document with comments in the margin?

You could use this Chrome extension to take a multi-page screenshot of the document and print that capture: Full Page Screen Capture https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/full-page-screen-...
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Save document as PDF without page breaks from Google Docs

Google Docs conversion is usually more permissive than it's own menu's would suggest. Have Libre-Office spit out 3m (its' max) tall pages and convert. MS Word will not go beyond 22 inches. Here is the ...
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Google Drive thinks PDF is a video

I don't know that there's anything that can be done. Either whatever application created the PDF didn't get the headers in the file right, so that other apps can correctly determine the file type, ...
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Save document as PDF without page breaks from Google Docs

I just came up with a solution that includes images. From Google Drive export your document as a HTML web page File > Download as > Web Page (.html) If your Google doc contains images then when ...
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Difficulties in exporting a PDF from draw.io

According to draw.io Helpdesk... "Huge diagrams might cause a timeout on the servers that generate the PDFs. This might result in a blank or corrupt PDF being returned..." How big are the ...
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Export PDF link sheet ID auto change

ok, I solved the task with the following script function openTab() { var ss = SpreadsheetApp.getActiveSpreadsheet() var sprsheetid = ss.getId(); var sheetid = ss.getSheetId(); var selection = ...
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Exporting to PDF from Google Sheets removes emoji

if you don't have to choose exact font, emoji containing cells that are formatted with "Inconsolata" or "Sawarabi Mincho" are perfectly exported to PDF.
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Exporting to PDF from Google Sheets removes emoji

I've reported this as an issue here: https://issuetracker.google.com/issues/241147770 Please vote the issue if you want Google to solve it. Note: when I use fonr Noto Emoji emojis are printed, but ...
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Exporting to PDF from Google Sheets removes emoji

Solution As I explained in this Answer Export your Sheet as Web page (.Html) Open with a browser and save as a PDF Open the PDF with a PDF editor or Illustrator and delet columns and rows grids
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