Problems saving files to PDF from Safari

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    In Safari when you download a page you should be able to save as a PDF or open with a new program such as IBooks for example. Under the forward arrow drop box ( same one where you have the "add a bookmark" option) there should be an option entitled "Open In".
    This would allow you to open page in a number of alternative programs and thus save file.
    On my IPad there is no such option.
    Any idea why and how to rectify please?
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    Search the app store for "web page". There are a number of apps that may fit your needs. I don't have any experience with these so I can't recommend any. Just a quick look though found "Web To PDF For IPAD" which, from the description, looks promising.
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    Hi Santinir-I have used apps such as Evernote where I can browse a web page and keep it in file within the app to view later. So you may have to do the reverse in order to save a web page. I am not sure if you would consider it a PDF when you save it on Evernote, perhaps others will join in.

    I also note that some websites have the word "reader" within the web tool bar. When I press the reader button-it asks me where I want to open it: iBooks, Evernote or Goodreader. Some have it and some don't. I hope this helps you.
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    Thanks for reply. I also use Evernote and Goodreader. I am assuming you open a web page in Safari and then from there click "Open In" and select Evernote?

    My problem is I used to see the option Open In, but for the last few months this has simply disappeared. Probably will have to reset defaults or something. Anyway thanks or reply
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    Have a look here to be able to clip to Evernote
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-general-discussions/55676-how-do-i-make-web-clip-evernote.html

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    I use Joliprint, in Safari. See on their website, Joliprint.com.

    Sent from my iPad2 3G 32 gig (not JB'ed) / using iPF

    EDIT: the actual site is http://joliprint.com/ipad/
    Last edited: Jan 10, 2012

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