Print-Ready Files FAQ
What's going on in this step?
We're converting your file(s) into a print-ready file (PDF) that will be used to print your book. During this process we perform a PDF 'normalization' that applies formatting included in your file and creates optimized for print.
How long will it take?
It usually takes a few minutes, but may take longer. Click the Email Me button and you can go off to other parts of Lulu while you wait.
How do I check my print ready file?
- Log in to your Lulu.com account.
- Go to the My Projects.
- Click on the project title to open the project page.
- You can download both your print-ready cover and interior files from the links provided at the bottom of the page. Your print ready files are also presented for download and review during the publishing process.