I ran into the same thing. I "solved" it on my system by changing the
X and Y resolution to 600 pixels/inch in the Print Size dialog. The
previewed image looked VERY tiny, but it printed the way I wanted.
I fiddled around the Image Scale to fine tune the output size.
>My sister-in-law sent me some JPEG photo files that displayed rather
>large on the monitor and clearly were not going to fit the photo
>had available. I opened both Image Size and Print Size and changed
>resolution from 90dpi to 300dpi, whereupon the millimetre dimensions
>reduced sufficiently to fit the paper.
>The RGB --> CMYK printer is an Epson CX6900F multifunction that has
>page preview function. When the photos were printed, the preview
>only a small area from the upper left corner, i.e. the
>information saved in the JPEG files had been totally ignored.
>Eventually I had to use (blush!) Microsoft Photo Editor, a freebie
>comes with Windows XP.
>What is going on?
>Windows XP SP3, Gimp 2.4.6
>28 Regent Street Camberwell VIC 3124 Australia
>Tel. +61 3 9809 1229 Fax. (call phone first)
>Mob. (cell) +61 412 461 558
>Email. "Hedley Finger" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Gimp-user mailing list