How to Print Labels
with Mac OS X Contacts

Now that Scrubly has properly updated and formatted your Contacts in Mac OS X, you can print labels from the Contacts app.

Here’s how.

1. Open Contacts. If you don’t have it on your dock, click the Launchpad app (it has the rocket icon) and enter “Contacts” in the search field at the top.

2. Select a group or a single contact. (You can select more than one contact by using the Command + up or down cursor keys).

3. Press Command+P to print (or select Print from the File drop-down menu).

4. If the details panel (see step 5) isn’t already displayed, click the Show Details button (see below).

Label-configuration screen.

5. Enter the appropriate information in the details panel:

Details panel.

  • Select All Pages or a Range of Pages. You may want to start with one test page to gauge how well the labels are working with your printer and ink, and with any label-specific selections you make in Step 5.
  • Make sure Contacts is selected from the printing options drop-down menu.
  • Select Mailing Labels in the Style drop-down menu.

6. You now have two configuration options: “Layout” and “Label.”

Details-panel configuration options.

  • The “Layout” option allows you to choose the type of label you are using:Layout option.
  • The “Label” option allows you to customize the text. Including:
    • home or work address, or country
    • sort order (alphabetical or postal code)
    • text color
    • graphic image (optional) such as a company logo
    • font

Label option.

7. When all your label settings have been configured, click the Print button.
Happy printing!

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