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Questions tagged [laser-printer]

Printer that rapidly produces high quality text and graphics on plain paper using a xerographic printing process similar to that of photocopiers

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Does shaking a laser toner cartridge yield more toner?

My grandparents' Brother HL-3170CDW always underestimates the amount of toner remaining; they always manually override the “Toner Empty” message, and reset the toner cartridges to printer another 100-...
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Missing print documents

I have a user who is bulk printing 100+ different documents. User noticed the problem that some of her files do not print, ie she prints 10 different files and 2 are missing. Other users are all ...
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Brother DCP-1510: How to reset toner cartridge

My printer (Type: Brother DCP-1510) reports that the toner is empty and refuses to print. However, the last pages printed were perfect. How can I convince it that everything's all right?
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Printed lines are not parallel to the paper's edge Canon i-SENSYS MF635Cx (laser printer)

I have this new laser printer. Of course I have an issue from the start. The lines are not parallel to the edges, more than 1mm difference from top to bottom. Any ideas?
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If my printer can print at 1200 x 4800 dpi, what resolution do I save my tiff at for max printed resolution?

I have a color laser printer with max resolution specified to be 1200 x 4800 dpi, which is vertical by horizontal resolution based on this answer. I want to print an image at the highest possible ...
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HP Color LaserJet 3700DN prints with black streaks

An HP Color LaserJet 3700DN prints with black interrupted streaks as shown below. I followed steps to self clean without any improvement. UPDATE The page is in landscape, so the line appear ...
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Win10 won't detect HP Laserjet by IP addr

I have an HP LaserJet 400 series printer installed on 192.168.1.25. Wired PCs on the subnet can print to this printer just fine. However, my wireless subnet is 192.168.20.0/24; Win10 PCs on 192.168....
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How to scan a physical document and store it as PDF

I want to scan an old receipt/letter etc. from my desk in paper form and save it to PDF. How do I do that? NOTE: I'm using HP Color LaserJet cp3525 printer
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How to lower the heater temperature on Kyocera ECOSYS printer?

We have a bunch of Kyocera ECOSYS printers (mostly P2040dn). One of the printers started to smear the pages black after working a while with a refilled toner. We contacted the company that sold the ...
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Dell 2665 colored vertical streaks

Our Dell 2665 printer is printing colored vertical streaks. If a multi-page document is printed, they are worst on the first page and light to nonexistant on later pages. They appear on every print ...
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Can Regulus Signolit self-adhesive films be used with a HP CP5225?

Some days ago I had luck and was able to buy a used HP CP5225dn for an unbelievable price. Actually, I didn't need an A3 color laser printer urgently, but I couldn't resist given the price and the ...
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Laser Printer producing streaky ink prints

I recently got a Samsung C430W Laser printer with some empty colour toner cartridges (which I refilled myself) and a new third party blank toner cartridge. However, when I print there are streaky ...
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Toner cartridges in or out when the machine is turned off for 6 months

I have a Brother Laser MFC-9130 printer. It will be turned off and unused for six months. In order to maintain operability of the printer and the toner cartridges for this extended period of non-...
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HP Printer driver installation

Im trying to install a HP LaserJet 100 colorMFP M175a in a Windows 7 x64 notebook thru USB. Im doing the following steps: Start the HP printer installation software, basic version Wait until it ...
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HP LaserJet 1320 - all pages blank

HP LaserJet 1320 abruptly stopped printing anything–all pages come out blank. The toner cartridge was replaced about three weeks ago. There was never any fading or streaking of toner; it went ...
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OKI C911 thinks SRA3 is Tabloid Extra

I'm printing onto SRA3 on my C911, and it thinks it's Tabloid Extra. The size of SRA3 (450 x 320mm) is quite different to the size of Tabloid Extra (12" x 18"). So when I put in SRA3 paper, and tell ...
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Canon MF8580cdw and MF720 has feeder pick up problems [closed]

My Canon MF8580 started giving me problems last year and the technician here couldnt figure out what was wrong with it. I decided to leave it alone and buy another canon (Seeing that I had ink left) ...
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Xerox Phaser 6500DN printer: How to trick toner level

I have an Xerox Phaser 6500DN printer that is telling me it has "low black toner". But I know there is still sufficient toner in it, and I would like to trick it into thinking that there is still a ...
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Laser printer may not work over 10,000 foot altitude?

In the specifications of my HP Laserjet M553 it says that it is limited to altitudes under 3000 meters (10,000 feet). Why would a laser printer not work at altitudes over 10,000 feet?
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Do HP PageWide printers suffer from clogging and overuse of ink cleaning the printhead?

I am researching multifunction printers and will buy one in the next 30 days for my home office. I have evaded inkjets in the past because I have horrible experiences with some home inkjets I had 10 ...
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Fixing odd printing on a Dell Laser Printer?

Not sure if this is a good place to ask this or not, but it's probably worth a try. I've got a Dell C1765NF colour laser printer, currently using non Dell toner cartridges. The printer had been ...
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Laser printer Samsung Xpress M2070W makes smugde on top of paper

I have Samsung Xpress M2070W for almost a year, toner cartridge was changed only once. Recently it has started making smugde on top of a printed paper (see picture) and small smudges (fat lines) over ...
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How do I clean the PCR of a Canon NX print engine?

I recently bought a "new" Canon NX print engine (AKA "toner cartridge"). This is a classic print engine used in many laser printers in the 1990s. The engine is new in the sense that it was sealed and ...
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Why is the paper from my printer crumpled?

I have a Samsung SCX-3405 laser printer and for some time now the sheets after printing or copying come out damaged. They are crumpled (rolled) at the end of the page (the part which comes last from ...
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Spilled oil on printer, now printer doesn't print on one side of page

I have my printer next to my desk, and oftentimes eat at my desk. I had a bottle of oil on my desk and accidentally knocked it over and it spilled on my printer which was beside my desk. Now, when I ...
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HP CP4525 printing issue

I have problems with HP Color LaserJet CP4525. I can't really describe what is happening so please look at the attached picture to see the issue. Please tell me what can cause this type of prints. I ...
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Synology DS415+ setup USB Printer

I have a HP LaserJet P1102, I am trying to install it connected via USB cable to my NAS, I can not find my P1102 in my Mac, instead it was showing "usbprinter1@diskstation". If this printer is ...
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How do you auto-duplex on HP m277dw printer with Windows 10?

Various forums suggest setting the Duplex Unit to Installed on the Device Settings dialog to get the HP m277dw printer to print double sided. I have done this and it works if I manually flip the pages:...
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Why my Panasonic KX-MB2030 starts printing blank pages?

My Panasonic laser printer starts printing blank pages. Same issue after I replaced drum and toner. What could it be?
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What would be causing white streaking issue when printing?

I'm sorry if this has been posted before. I tried searching here and on Google, but couldn't figure out what I should even be searching for. I'm attaching a photo to illustrate what is happening when ...
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Laser printer 'bends' paper

My Brother 1210w 'bends' the paper that comes from it. It seems to deform the paper due to heat: printing more pages yields higher deformation. Is this a common issue? Did I get the wrong printer? Is ...
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Printing on two different printers at different times windows 7 firefox

Ok, I am a greeting card maker, and this is what I'm trying to do: I have two printers. One is an ink-jet (color, of course). One is a laser jet that only prints in black. I need to be able to ...
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Incorrect Firmware on a Printer

I upgraded a Samsung 3405f printer with the wrong firmware and it stopped working. How can I fix it or force to work?
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Laser printer cardridge has a plastic foil

I have a color laser printer Samsung CLP-365. I noticed that yellow is showing signs of low supply, roller is not entirely covered in powder, showing lines. Perhaps this is simply due to higher usage ...
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Printer toner doesn't adhere well to the paper anymore

We've had the Samsung SL-M2825DW for about 2 years now, and printed a total of 5345 pages (according to the configuration report). Recently, I've noticed that the toner doesn't always adhere well to ...
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How can i get my colors to print out solid and not half toned?

I notice that my colors are printing out with little dots like a half tone or newsprint. I've looked in my settings and I don't know how to fix it. I want my colors to be solid. Does this mean my ...
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In Windows laser printer settings, what exactly does the 'media type' setting affect?

I'm working on a project for which I need to print images using a laser printer, so I can later use heat to transfer the toner to other media. Since my home printer is an inkjet, I have been going to ...
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Is ballpoint pen laser-printer safe?

Specifically, can I print one side of a sheet, mark it up with a standard Bic pen, and put it back in the printer to print the other side?
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Paper crumples or jams after laser printer fuser unit reassembly

Printer: Samsung Xpress M2070W monochrome laser printer Fuser part number: JC91–01077A. Problem: paper james when passing through some guide rollers that are meant to guide the paper out of the ...
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Are there risks or problems I should be aware of using refilled laser toner cartridges?

What are the possible risks associated with refilling and/or using refilled laser printer toner cartridges? How can I mitigate them?
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Laserjet 1010 in win10

I want setup my printer Hp laserjet 1010 in windows 10 32bit, But there is not a DOt4 port. How to create this port ? Or there is another way for setup this printer in win 10 ?
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Why laser printer cartridges cost more than the printer itself?

My boss was kind enough and gave me an option for buying a new printer for future from now available funds. I suggested him to buy rather new cartridges because the current printer has been used very ...
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dell 1720dn responds to ping but documents sit in print queue

Windows 7. Dell 1720DN laser printer. Will print test page when configured for USB port. TCP/IP set to 192.168.1.3 / 255.255.255.0. Responds to ping. Web server working. For test purposes I have both ...
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How to store away toner powder long time? [closed]

I bought a cheap toner powder 200g in a plastic bottle. I opened it once for refill and it still has enough powder for few more refills. How should I keep the powder bottle stored long term?
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Top smudges after possible toner overfilling

I was refilling the black toner and filled it to 95% but after a day I realized that I should not, so I poured toner back into the bottle (emptied cartridge) and filled it to 50% again. No printing ...
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What happens when toner is over filled?

I am refilling a laser printer with cheaper toner bought in a bottle. It was suggested to not overfill. Are there any dangers to overfilling? Can it damage the carthridge or printer? Produce ...
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When refilling toner, why only to half capacity? [duplicate]

I am refilling my laser printer Samsung CLP 365. Toner supplier attached some not very impressive instructions paper that looks like just copied off google frankly. (Not in english) It says toner ...
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Re: Samsung MultiFunc M2875FD - Repeating Horizontal Lines Every 7.8cm

This combo printer scanner fax machine was printing flawlessly 1 year ago. I put this printer in its box and stored it for 1 year. Then I connected it to the computer and printed. EVERY page has the ...
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Why inkjet printing speed is always slower than laser? [closed]

I just wonder for a technical explanation about why at same quality level (Best, for example), inkjet printing speed is always slower than that of laser one? Can inkjet be made to print as fast as ...
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How to open main cover of Samsung ML-1640?

How to open main cover of this printer: Samsung ML-1640 ?