Printer Dell 2230d manuals
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3Contents 9Safety information 10Learning about the printer 16Understanding the printer menus 33Additional printer setup 39Interpreting the printer control panel lights Understanding the printer control panel light sequences 55Loading paper and specialty media 64Paper and specialty media guide Paper guidelines Paper capacities Paper characteristics Weight Curl Smoothness Moisture content Grain direction Fiber content 65Unacceptable paper 66Selecting paper Selecting preprinted forms and letterhead Using recycled paper and other office papers 67Storing paper Supported paper sizes, types, and weights 70Setting up for local printing Windows 72Macintosh Mac OS X: Adding the Printer in Print C enter or Printer Setup Utility Mac OS 9: Creating a Desktop Printe r With Desktop Printer Utility 73Linux 74Software Overview 79Printing 87Maintaining the printer Ordering supplies Printer attached locally to a co mputer Cleaning the exterior of the printer Storing supplies 88Conserving supplies Conserving supplies using the printe r menus Conserving supplies when printing multiple copie s Extending the life of your toner cartridge 89Replacing supplies 94Moving the printer Before moving the printer Moving the printer to another loc ation 96Administrative support Adjusting Power Saver Restoring the factory default settings 97Clearing jams 110Troubleshooting Solving basic printer problems Solving printing problems Jobs do not print VERIFY THAT THE PRINTER IS READY TO PRINT C HECK TO SEE IF THE STANDARD EXIT BIN IS C HECK TO SEE IF THE TRAY IS E NSURE THAT YOU ARE USING A RECOMMENDED USB OR PARALLEL E NSURE THAT THE PRINTER CABLES ARE SECURELY 111Multiple-language PDFs do not print Job takes longer than expected to print Job prints from the wrong tra y or on the wrong paper C HECK THE P APER S IZE AND P APER T YPE C HECK THE P APER TAB SETTINGS IN YOUR OPERATING Incorrect characters print Tray linking does not work Large jobs do not collate C HECK THE C OLLATE C HECK THE P APER TAB SETTINGS IN YOUR OPERATING REDUCE THE COMPLEXITY OF THE PRINT JOB E NSURE THAT THE PRINTER HAS ENOUGH 112Solving option problems Option does not operate correctly or quits after it is installed RESET THE PRINTER C HECK TO SEE IF THE OPTION IS CONNECTED TO THE MAKE SURE THE OPTION IS INSTALLED MAKE SURE THE OPTION IS SELECTED Drawers MAKE SURE THE PAPER IS LOADED CORRECTLY RESET THE PRINTER Memory card 113Solving paper feed problems Paper frequently jams FLEX, FAN, AND STRAIGHTEN THE PAPER BEFORE LOADING IT IN THE TRAY E NSURE THAT THERE IS NOT TOO MUCH PAPER IN THE C HECK THE Paper jam lights remain on after jam is cleared Page that jammed does not repri nt after the jam is cleared 114Solving print quality problems Isolating print quality problems 115Blank pages 117THE PHOTOCONDUCTOR KIT MAY BE DEFECTIVE C HECK THE PAPER SIZE AND PAPER TYPE Incorrect margins C HECK THE PAPER C HECK THE P APER S IZE C HECK THE P AGE SIZE Paper curl 118Print is too dark C HECK THE DARKNESS , BRIGHTNESS , AND CONTRAST Print is too light 119C HECK THE DARKNESS , BRIGHTNESS , AND CONTRAST Note: This solution applies to Windows users only. Avoid textured paper with rough finishes. Ensure that the Paper Type setting matches the paper loaded in the tray. THE TONER MAY BE LOW Replace the toner cartridge. For more information, see Replacing the toner cartridge on page 89. Skewed print CHECK THE PAPER GUIDES Move the guides in the tray to the correct pos itions for the paper size loaded. Make sure you are using pape r that meets the printer specif ications. Toner fog or background shading appe ars on the page Try one or more of the following: Replace the toner cartridge. For more information, see Replacing the toner cartridge on page 89. THERE IS TONER IN THE PAPER PATH Contact Customer Support. Troubleshooting 120Toner rubs off C HECK THE P APER T EXTURE Toner specks THERE IS TONER IN THE PAPER PATH Transparency print quality is poor CHECK THE TRANSPARENCIES 121Streaked horizontal lines THE TONER MAY SMEAR WHEN PAPER IS FED FROM A SPECIFIC SOURCE E NSURE THAT THE PAPER PATH IS THERE MAY BE EXCESS TONER IN THE PAPER PATH Streaked vertical lines THE TONER MAY SMEAR WHEN PAPER IS FED FROM A SPECIFIC SOURCE 122THE TONER CARTRIDGE IS DEFECTIVE E NSURE THAT THE PAPER PATH IS THERE MAY BE EXCESS TONER IN THE PAPER PATH Solid black or white streaks appear on transparencies or paper E NSURE THAT THE FILL PATTERN IS CHECK THE PAPER TYPE E NSURE THAT THE TONER IS DISTRIBUTED EVENLY WITHIN THE TONER 123THE TONER CARTRIDGE MAY BE DEFECTIVE OR LOW ON TONER 124Appendix Dell Technical Support Policy Contacting Dell 126Index