eBay
  • Daily Deals
  • Sell
  • Help & Contact

eBay Community

THE ANSWER CENTER

The Answer Center is your place to ask fellow eBay Community members questions about buying and selling on eBay, and for you to share your best information, tips, and insights to help other members get answers to their own questions.

View All Questions

Choose a topic to view

GROUPS

Groups is a great place to connect with other community members who share similar interests. Give support, share information, and connect with fellow members. Create or join a Group today!

CHOOSE A GROUP TO VIEW


Announcements

The latest news and updates affecting eBay buyers and sellers

Go Now

EBAY COMMUNITY POLICIES

Our policies are designed to create a safe and fair environment for all eBay members. Learning what’s allowed can help you avoid unintentionally breaking the rules and helps everyone in working with reliable, trustworthy members.

Go Now
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Do you mean 

My Profile

Welcome!
PEOPLE YOU FOLLOW

Connect with Fellow eBay Community Members!
Register or Sign In Today!

Community Member
Accepted Solution
How do I print eBay Shipping labels without the web address and cut on dotted line info?
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎04-26-2012

Hi!  When I print shipping labels on eBay I have to cut and trim the label because the https web address/date info shows at the bottom of the page and "cut on dotted line - - - - " prints across the middle of the page.  Any suggestions on how to avoid this?  I'm printing on 8.5 x 11 paper with two labels per sheet.  I waste a lot of time cutting labels and then they look sloppy.  There must be a way to avoid this, please help, many thanks!!

Accepted Solutions: 2
Community Member
Posts: 7,711
Registered: ‎03-26-2008
Answered
in reply to psychwm12

If you are using IE, File > Page Setup and clear out the Header and Footer fields.

whiskertail
Community Member
Posts: 4,608
Registered: ‎12-04-2008
Answered
in reply to psychwm12

If you are using Firefox:

 

File -> Page Setup... ->  Margins & Header/Footer tab

 

Though I've yet to hear of a way to stop the dotted line from printing.

 

P.S. you can also buy labels with precut rounded corners that when peeled off leave behind any printed headers & footers, and the dotted line.

Other Answers: 3
cute.shoes
Community Member
Posts: 11,223
Registered: ‎02-13-2006
Answered
in reply to psychwm12

When you go to print your label - a box pops up for you to print.  That box is on YOUR computer.  Before you hit PRINT - you need to go through the settings FOR YOUR PRINTER and turn off the "print header" and "print footer" information.

 

You may have to check your printer's help files to find out where those settings are.

Community Member
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎04-26-2012
Answered
in reply to psychwm12

Thanks for your help everyone, I really appreciate it.  I think I will check into getting those labels whiskertail so I can eliminate the dotted line too.  Thanks again!

Community Member
Posts: 87
Registered: ‎05-19-2008
Answered
[ Edited ]
in reply to psychwm12

In Firefox 26.....

 

Go to upper left corner press Firefox tab > Print > Page Setup

 

That will open a new small window then click on the tab on top Margins & Header/Footer > Under Header and footer at bottom you can uncheck the options you want to add or remove.