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Lists Reference Printing

Estimate printing, PDF output creation and print page customization are summarized below:

Print an Estimate

Once you have created a List, getting professional quality printed output is just steps away:

  1. Open the List open the List that you want to print. Verify that the List quantity and other values look reasonable to you.
  2. Check Items "check" the Items to be included in the printed output. "Uncheck" Items that you do not want included.
  3. Save List choose the "Save" button.
  4. Print choose the "Print" button. This will display your browser's print options for devices and formatting. Make any changes that you want and then choose "OK" to print your List.

NOTE: If you want printed List pages to contain your business contact information, your logo and any job specific notes, see the following section.


Customize the Print Page

Nothing delivers a stronger impression to a prospective customer than a professional grade estimate built around your business identity and contact information. The homewyse Lists Pro level subscription gives you this capability:


Homewyse Lists print page customization

Customizable areas in homewyse Lists printed output.


  1. From the device you Print from... sign into homewyse Lists using the device that you will print from. If you want to create PDF output files, complete the following steps in your Chrome (download Chrome) or Safari browser.
  2. Open a List open any List and choose "Print".
  3. Select area to edit Note that there are 4 editing areas. To edit an area: choose in the area, make the change and then touch/click outside of the area to save your changes.
  4. Logo editing Make sure your logo is available as a PNG or JPEG file on the device you are printing from (or accessible from a url address). Touch/click area "A" shown in the diagram below. A file dialog will appear. Specify the location of your logo file and choose open.
  5. Contact information editing Choose area "B". It will become highlighted. Directly enter the text for your Business Name, Address, etc. Touch/click outside of area "B" to save your changes.
  6. Job information editing text and touch/click outside of area "B" to save your changes.

NOTE: You must print from the same device used to make these changes (or enter the page edits on other devices that you may print from).


Create PDF output

The best way to create and share a non-editable, electronic version of your Lists estimate is to "print" a PDF file from your Chrome (download Chrome) or Safari browser:

  1. Sign In to Lists open your Safari or Chrome browser and sign into homewyse Lists.
  2. Open List open the List that you want to print. Verify that the List quantity and other values look reasonable to you.
  3. Check Items "check" the Items to be included in the printed output. "Uncheck" Items that you do not want included.
  4. Save List choose the "Save" button.
  5. [Chrome] Print choose the "Print" button.
  6. [Safari] Export choose "File" in the Safari menu, then select the "Export as PDF" option followed by "Save".

NOTE: If you want print page customizations included in the PDF output file, complete the preceding steps on the same device that page changes were made on.