FAQ

HOW IT WORKS

1. DELIVERY – INSTANT DOWNLOAD
After payment, you will INSTANTLY receive a download links and you can download the digital file directly from your email box. You can also Login into our webiste and download them from your Purchase History.

2. PERSONALIZE YOUR FILE
Simply open files with Adobe Reader, type your wording over our sample text. Files will ONLY work in Adobe Reader! It is a FREE program at http://get.adobe.com/reader/

3. PRINTING
We recommend printing on 110lb/200gsm white cardstock.
Print at home or take it to a print shop (eg: kinko, office depot)
Please inform your print shop to open the files with Adobe Reader, opening with any other program will not work.
► Keep in mind, colors may slightly vary, depending on your screen’s resolution & printer.
► File CAN NOT be printed as a photo at a photo lab or online photo print shops (They are not JPG or photo file type).

4. ASSEMBLING
Cut out using scissors or craft knife. For Party circles you will need 2” paper puncher.

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT IS THIS DIY PRINTABLES?
They are Digital Files in PDF format that you-edit-by-yourself with Adobe Reader software and print-by-yourself at home or bring to your local print shop. There will be NO tangible items delivered to your home address, once your payment went through, you will instantly receive a download link in your purchase history and in your email box, to download the digital files.

DO I NEED A FANCY COMPUTER?
Not at all! All you need is Adobe Reader, a free easy-to-use software, most computers already has it installed, you do need to update them to the latest version here. Download & Update it for free here.

CAN I OPEN THE FILE ON MY MAC?
Yes! With MAC they’ll default to the MAC PDF software called Preview, now you don’t want using this Preview. Simply launch Adobe Reader first and open the PDF file directly from Adobe Reader itself – or right click on the file name, select « open with » and select « adobe reader ».

WILL THEY WORK ON AN IPAD, IPHONE OR SMARTPHONE?
No, they won’t work on iPad, iPhone or any smart phone. Our editable PDFs are only compatible with Adobe Reader’s desktop version, open them in your computer and you’ll be able to edit and print them.

 

ABOUT OUR PRINTABLES 

WHERE TO PRINT OWLIE POWLIE PRINTABLES?
You can print our files at home on a laserjet or inkjet printer. You could also print our files at a local printer such as Kinko’s, Staples, FedEx, to do this, save the files in your USB stick and bring them to a print shop – Please note, that Most Online Website Photo Lab does not accept editable PDF –

WHAT KIND OF PAPER SHOULD I USE?
All pages are formatted to US letter sized paper (8.5 x 11 inches). We recommend printing on 110lb (300gsm) heavy, matte, white card stock paper.

ARE THESE PRINTABLES EASY TO USE?
Super easy! Once printed, all you need is a good pair of scissors! Simply cut, fold and stick. If you’d like a step-by-step instructions, find them here.

CAN YOU DO CUSTOM PARTIES?
At present, time and our current workload doesn’t permit us to take any custom orders. We do take on custom design requests on a limited case-to-case basis. Please email us your request and we’ll let you know if we’re available for custom projecets.

I DON’T NEED THE FULL PARTY SET, CAN YOU SELL ME SOME ITEMS INDIVIDUALLY?
We are currently in the process of adding individual designs on the site. If you don’t see the design you are looking for please check back shortly as we are continuing to add more every month.

 

HOW TO EDIT YOUR PRINTABLES

WHAT TEXT CAN I EDIT?
You can edit and personalize text in the areas provided – such as names, dates, times, and addresses. All fields where you can fill in your details are highlighted for easy editing.

CAN I EDIT FONT SIZE, FONT COLORS AND FONT CHOICE?
Depends on which of our printables you’ve purchased, some of the text are Auto-Fit, it will resize automatically to fit into the text area and you cannot edit any of the fonts size, colour and choice. Keep an eye out on the product details, some of our latest printables can be edited! For these printables, design elements like colors, fonts, and font size can be edited by pressing Control+E (PC) or Apple+E(Mac) and editing the properties using the toolbar provided.

CAN FONT POSITIONING BE EDITED?
No, font positioning cannot be edited. Please contact us for a custom quote and we will happily assist.

HOW DO I KNOW WHICH AREAS OF THE DOCUMENT I CAN EDIT?
Once you open tour files in Adobe Reader, click Edit > Preferences > Forms. FInd a section called “Highlight Color » and click on the box “Show border hover color for fields”. This will highlight all the areas that you can type in. To remove the visibility of the highlighted areas, simply unclick the box.

WHAT IF MY WORDING DOESN’T FIT?
Our designs and text fields were created to fit most clients’ custom wording. Some of the are Auto-Fit, it will resize automatically to fit into the text area. Please contact us if you cannot get the text to fit as desired and we will sort it out for you.

DO I NEED TO INSTALL ANY FONTS?
No. Simply open the file in Adobe Reader and type over our sample text.

CAN I SAVE MY FILE?
Yes! Go to File > Save. Save the file to your desktop and save it with a different name.

CAN I ADD OR INSERT PHOTOS OR IMAGES?
No, you cannot add/insert photos, images or any graphics elements.

CAN I CHANGE OR EDIT ANY OF THE GRAPHICS?
No. Adobe Reader does not allow you to edit the graphics or change its colours. Printables cannot be opened in any other graphics design program as this would corrupt the editable text feature. (e.g. Photoshop or Illustrator)