A printer is a device used for printing text and/or graphics from the computer.

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HP 6520 stops connecting to EnGenius ens202ext

We have multiple EnGenius ens202ext AP around campus and I connect our HP6520 printer no problem, Also connect iPads to AirPrint to the printer. Everything worked fine for about an hour. Then the next ...
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Print on continuous paper roll

I am trying to print a sequence of increment numbers on a continuous paper roll (length: ~50 meters) without margins or page breaks on EPSON LX-300+II printer. example: --------------- |Roll of ...
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Wrong fonts being printed

Im trying to print a simple document to an HP LaserJet P4015dn, but the fonts I need to use (Trajan Pro and Adobe Garamond) are being replaced by the printer. I get the same results printing the ...
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Windows 7: allow limited users to change network type

I'm an intern that admins Windows machines for a school in a charter school system. When I got here everything was a mess, mainly the students had admin accounts and were turning their machines into ...
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How to put data directly into the printer spooler?

I want to put data directly into the printer spooler. Is it possible? The intention behind this is to convert file or data to printer format, send that data to one computer and from there, a service ...
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HP LaserJet 1010 driver for OS X 10.7

I've been looking for a website where I can find the software of HP LaserJet 1010 driver for OS X 10.7. I found a source in the official website of HP but I couldn't find the download button or link ...
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OWA printing nearly blank e-mails from Firefox

Trying to deduce an issue in my office department: when printing e-mails from Outlook Web Access (Office365) using Firefox, some e-mails are coming out nearly blank (the headers--date/url/page numbers ...
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c# How can I set paper size and name automatically? [closed]

c# How can I set paper size and name automatically? Few days ago I try many researched on the internet about c# How can I set paper size and name automatically? But I didn't get the solution. For ...
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Printer Detected As USB Composite Device - With Warning

My parents have started to have a problem printing from their PC, and naturally as the go-to IT expert, I have been drafted in to have a look! Before they went on holiday a month ago, it was ...
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Canon MP240 does not work in Ubuntu

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 in place of Windows XP on my parent's computer. I used the Printing dialog from System Settings to install the printer. I was able to successfully print a Test Page, ...
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Canon E510 cannot be installed on Windows XP [closed]

Windows XP is no longer available. As a result of this, my Canon E510 cannot get installed on my desktop even with the necessary driver file from Canon. However, 3 other Canon printers can be ...
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Print Job Leaves Users Print Queue But Some Documents Aren't Printed

We have a Kyocera c352 bizhub in our office that about 6 users print to. They are printing via tcp/ip ports from each of their computers with the drivers on them as well. We do not use a print server. ...
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Why do printers (e.g. Epson R3000) need to switch between black inks instead of using them in parallel?

The Epson R3000 has cartridges for both Photo Black and Matte Black. Both cartridges are physically in the printer at the same time, but if you want to switch from using one to the other, you need to ...
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How I can set public static ip address in network printer?

I'm looking for printer which supports (public static ip address). So I can send print command from Windows VPS. Thankx in Advance.
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Why does my Epson R3000 printer turn itself off?

After a period, my new printer turns itself off. The green light turns off, the display turns off and it doesn't receive print tasks.
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Windows 7 Pro dell 750 Computer parallel port FX-80 Driver

I have a special needs son. I want to install an Epson FX-80 printer on the parallel port and I can’t find a printer driver for windows 7. I am very knowledgeable about computers. Because it is so ...
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How should I set up a [DefaultInstall] for a vinyl cutter driver?

I'm trying to setup a default install for a vinyl cutter (printer) driver. It uses several files that I think need to be copied to use the driver. Normally when installing it the user would need to ...
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Script/Macro to print 1st page of 1000 pdf to same printer

I have a folder with 100+ PDF documents each of varying number of pages. I need to print the first page of each document to a printer which adds a VAT code to the document (kind of like an ...
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How do I Simulate a LPT Printer to a legacy 16b MS-DOS PC from a Host PC

I have to simulate a LPT Printer for a legacy PC on 16b running MS DOS, from another host pc running windows, in order to capture the print job and further process it. There is no access to the legacy ...
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How can I Get Zorin 8.1 lite to recognize my wireless canon pixma MP495 printer on the network?

I have zorin 8.1 lite as a dual-boot on an XP machine. Works great.. 'except' I can't get it to talk to my Canon Pixma MP495 wireless printer. The Ethernet comes in via a cable modem to a '4 Cat-5 ...
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Can I avoid having a Windows 7 “Guest” account when enabling AirPrint?

Because I don't have an AirPrint enabled printer, I've used the instructions on this site to allow me to share my existing printer through my Windows 7 desktop. This allows me to print from any iOS ...
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Ubuntu CUPS printing

I've been fiddling with the for the whole day and couldn't figure out what the problem is due to my lack of knowledge about Ubuntu. It all started with me trying to set up a network printer in the ...
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Network printer prints gibberish

Throughout the day my network printer spits out a page that has a single line of characters at the top of the page. I used the navigator on the printer to pull up the print history and for all the ...
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Epson SureColor F7070 & Wasatch 7.0 Issues — Large Format Printer Only Printing a Few Inches, then “Media Out”

I work for a small business. We had an emergency and one of the only employees who knows how to do this is out. What: We have an Epson SureColor F7070 printer and Wasatch Version 7.0. We're printing ...
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Cannot connect to or ping network printer

I've just bought my first network printer and I'm having problems setting it up. I've walked through the setup procedure, and it's correctly connected to my home wifi, and it can connect to the ...
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Shared printer refuses to work on Windows 7, but works on Windows 8

I've spent hours trying to get a Oki C8600 printer working using Windows printer sharing. Let's call the three computers involved the following: WinXPserver - The Oki printer is connected to this ...
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Thermal printer black mark sensor

I would like to undestand how black mark works on thermal printers.. I'm usign a Zebra GK420 but I think this works like many others. This is what I think it should do for NON-Continous media type: ...
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How to make a networked scanner appear as a local scanner?

So we have a software system that we use here in our auto body shop that does all of our management etc. It has the ability to scan documents directly into our work files. We currently have a ...
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Printer barcodes PCL fonts

I have an old HP printer which has a DIMM on it which contains few barcodes fonts I'd like to use on a replacement printer. The replacement printer has no DIMM, but I see both have flash memory which ...
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Brother DCP-7040 will not scan from device button

I've install the software and from ControlCentral3 I can manually from the software side scan the documents. But when I try from the scan button on the scanner/printer, it does nothing. Is there a ...
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HP Photosmart C5280 black ink not printing properly

I just got a used HP Photosmart C5280 from my father in law. There is a problem with the black ink, though. Sometimes, it doesn't print and when it does, it's not really black. An example can be seen ...
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How can I print legible text in a font size <1.5?

For biological research, I need to print characters so tiny that 2 of them fit in less than 0.5 mm, which I will read under a microscope. I am currently printing from Excel at font size of 1.5, using ...
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How to delete printers from the Registry in Windows 7

How to delete printers from the Registry in Windows 7 please Thanks, Trevor
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How to add network printer remotely without knowing the IP?

Assume your friend from over 100km away asked you to add a network printer to his computer since you're so tech savvy. How would you add network printer remotely in this case? You would need: 0. ...
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Kodak Printer printing blank pages on XP

I have a Kodak esp 3.2 printer that prints test pages fine but will not print anything else. I have tried running the maintenance and even reinstalling the printer. Nothing has helped. Any ...
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Is file sharing and printers a “kill switch”?

The Settings menu for media and the public folders ask separately if I want to share them. Are those settings superior to "file sharing and printers"? For example if I deactivate "file sharing and ...
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Does HP LaserJet firmware update remove functionality?

I just got an old LaserJet 2400 series, retired from business use. Is there any reason NOT to update the 10 year old firmware? For example, is there a substantial chance of bricking the printer? Or ...
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Solid red light on Samsung CLP-325W

I'm getting a solid red light on my Samsung CLP-325W printer. The printer started showing this error when I was low on 2 color toners. I've bought the official toners from Samsung. however I'm no ...
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Chrome print dialogue often doesn't appear, when printing label+receipt combo on Fedex.com ship manager

When I print shipping labels on FedEx's website, using the site's purple "Print" button, I have the option to check a box for a receipt too. I always check this box. When it works properly, the label ...
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Can't ping printer on one computer, can on the other

I'm trying to ping a printer with a manual IP address of 192.168.1.5 on a 192.168.1.0/24 network. I have two computers and a printer with the following ip settings: Windows 8: IP: 192.168.1.100 ...
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Save Print Job in Queue as PDF

I am trying to print coupons from a coupon website that only allow you to print the coupons once, and of course whenever I want the printer to work the best, the print job gets stuck in the queue. ...
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HP designjet 500 printhead allignment issue

After replacing the printheads,the machine flashes the exclamation mark on the yellow printhead saying that it is worn out (on the new printhead). All of the other ones have their status as ...
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Need a laser printer solution to print text sent via ACSII drivers

This may be a strange question. I am preparing to install an HMI (Human Machine Interface) in a manufacturing setting that I would like to be able to have print a time/date/user report with some ...
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Printer Drivers. What is the difference between PS, PCL and PCL6?

What are the differences between these drivers? Are their certain advantages to using one type of the other?
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Prevent Detection of a Printer being Virtual

I am trying to print coupons from a website using Google Cloud Print, but the problem is that the website keeps telling me that I can only print to a physical printer. Is there a way that I can trick ...
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Hp-PSC1200 Printer Drivers Windows 7

I have a Hp-g62 laptop with windows 7 home premium x64 and a HP psc-1200 series all-in-one printer. Windows cant find the drivers for the printer, and the HP support website says the drivers are ...
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How to disable PGBK ink on a Canon printer and use BK for black?

Many Canon printers (e.g. iX6500) have two types of black ink. Suppose you just want to use one - for example, you need to print something urgently, but there's a fault with the other type of black's ...
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Windows 8 doesn't want to print via IPP although it detects the printer

I have: Router Comtrend AR-5387un in 192.168.0.1, with USB and integrated IPP printing server. Printer Samsung ML-1710, connected using USB to the router. Windows 8.1 Update 1 Professional x64, up ...
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Remote Desktop printing issue

I have the following scenario: computer A (physical machine), Windows 7 computer B (physical machine), Windows Server 2012 computer C (virtual machine, located on computer B), Windows 7 network ...
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Why do drivers for windows change for each release?

from my experience it seems that comparability between windows versions is reasonably good, especially for the average home user, businesses not included. why do the hardware manufacturers have to ...