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If toner is not sticking to the paper then the problem is with either the paper or the fuser (note: not the drum). The fuser is there to apply heat to the paper. This heat melts the toner so it adheres to the paper. If the fuser does not apply sufficient then not all the toner will melt, and the un-melted particles can rub off. The amount of heat required ...


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Have you tried cleaning the heads? The blue is probably looking brighter because it isn't being mixed with the other inks properly to make the normal colour. Sometimes the microscopic holes that the printer squirts ink through can get clogged with dust or dried ink. Cleaning the heads will force ink through all the holes at extreme pressure in an attempt to ...


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Normally in a company environment, one would use Group Policies to manage printers. One of the rules you can set through a group policy, is to remove all printers, followed by adding a printer. You could then add all the printers you want and have everything uniform. With the option to have multiple Group Policies, you can specify which user is assigned to ...


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As you mentioned you can access printer via browser over its IP and driver is installed. You can follow the steps below and printer should be ready to use again Click on Start Devices & Printers Add a printer Click on Add a network, wireless or Bluetooth Printer Stop the printer search → The printer I want isn't listed Add a printer using a ...


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Step 1 Close any applications from which you print. Click the Windows Start button to open the Start menu, then click “Devices and Printers” in the right column. Step 2 Click to select the color printer you want to configure to print in black and white. Right-click the selected color printer, then click “Printing Preferences” in the context ...


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Instead of piping the printers to a text file and then trying to use them by reading them back in as basic strings, use the properties of the objects returned from Get-Printer. E.G.: # Get list of printers from computer "print-server". $Printers = Get-Printer -ComputerName print-server # Iterate through the returned list of printers. ForEach ($Printer ...


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Your description (bright blue, missing parts in orange and purple letters) indicates that one or more of the magenta jets are blocked. Print a Diagnostic Report (step 7 in your link) to check. If that is indeed the problem, clean the heads as explained by Burgi.



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