Force print preview mode

The print media query controls how a page looks when printed. To force a page into print preview mode:

  1. Press Ctrl+Shift+P (Windows, Linux) or Command+Shift+P (macOS) to open the Command Menu.

    Opening the command menu

  2. Type rendering, select Show Rendering, and then press Enter.

    The Rendering panel opens in the Drawer.

  3. Under Emulate CSS media type, select print.

    The Rendering panel with the print CSS media type selected

From here, you can display and change your CSS, like any other web page. See Get started viewing and changing CSS.

See also

The Rendering tool is also used for the following:


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