Lexmark E450DN User's Guide

Lexmark E450DN - E 450dn B/W Laser Printer Manual

Lexmark E450DN manual table of contents:

  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 1
    E450dn User's Guide June 2006 www.lexmark.com Lexmark and Lexmark with diamond design are trademarks of Lexmark International, Inc., registered in the United States and/or other countries. © 2006 Lexmark International, Inc. All rights reserved. 740 West New Circle Road Lexington, ...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 2
    ... Ltd., Marketing and Services Department, Westhorpe House, Westhorpe, Marlow Bucks SL7 3RQ. Lexmark may use or ... agreement are commercial computer software and documentation developed exclusively at private expense. Trademarks Lexmark, Lexmark with diamond design, and MarkVision are trademarks of ...
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    ...Recognizing installed options ...35 Chapter 5: Maintaining the printer ...36 Determining the status of supplies ...36 Photoconductor kit end-of-life ...36 Conserving supplies ...37 Ordering supplies ...37 Recycling Lexmark products ...44 Chapter 6: Clearing jams ...45 Identifying jams ...45 ...
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    Contents Chapter 7: Troubleshooting ...51 Online customer support ...51 Calling for service ...51 Checking an unresponsive printer ...51 Printing multiple-language PDFs ...52 Solving printing problems ...52 Turning on Reduced Curl mode ...54 Solving option ...
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    ... shows a printer with its base features. 1 5 6 2 4 1 2 3 150-sheet output bin Control panel and navigation buttons Manual feeder 4 5 6 3 250-sheet tray Paper support Front door Learning about the printer 5
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    Learning about the printer The following illustration shows a rear view of the printer with its base features. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 1 2 3 4 Rear paper exit Power button Power connect Dust cover (not available for some models) 5 6 7 USB connect Parallel connect Ethernet connect Printer overview 6
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    ... printer Configured model The following illustration shows a fully configured printer. Items denoted with an asterisk (*) are options. 1 2 3 5* 4 1 2 3 150-sheet output bin Control panel and navigation buttons Manual feeder 4 5 250-sheet tray 550-sheet drawer (optional) Printer overview 7
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    ...of menus are available to make it easy for you to change printer settings. The diagram shows the menu index on ... Menus and Messages book on the Software and Documentation CD. Menu Paper Menu Reports Settings ... Print Defects Menu Map Information Guide Connection Guide Moving Guide Printer overview 8...
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    Learning about the printer Understanding the control panel The control panel consists of these items A 4-line, liquid crystal display (LCD... control panel buttons in your language. An additional translated label is included in the printer box. Back Voltar Zpět Tilbage Terug Takaisin Retour Zurück...
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    ...message indicating the menus are unavailable will appear if the printer is not ready. Press the Stop button... pressing Stop, the message Stopping appears. When the printer has stopped, the status line in the control... red Indicates Power is off. Printer is on, but idle. Printer is warming up, processing...
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    ...The display shows messages and graphics describing the current state of the printer and indicating possible printer problems you must resolve. The top line of the display is... lines of the display are the body of the screen. This is where you view printer status, supplies messages, show-me ...
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    ... For more details about the types of paper and specialty media your printer supports, see the Card Stock & Label Guide available on our Lexmark Web site at www.lexmark.com. We recommend that you try a limited sample of any paper or ...
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    ... print at maximum speed. See the Card Stock & Label Guide available on our Lexmark Web site at www.lexmark.... new paper stock. For detailed information, see the Card Stock & Label Guide available on the Lexmark Web site at www.lexmark.com/ publications. Weight The printer can automatically feed paper...
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    ... if the storage or transportation environment is very different from the printer environment. Thick paper may also require a longer ... containing fibers such as cotton possess characteristics that can result in degraded paper handling. Recycled paper Lexmark supports US executive order 13101 which ...
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    ... drawer Duplex (two-sided) printing from trays Manual feeder Duplex (two-sided) printing from ... logo enters the printer first. Transparencies Feed transparencies from the 250-sheet tray or the manual feeder. Try a sample of any transparencies being considered for use with the printer before buying ...
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    ... before buying large quantities. We recommend Lexmark part number 70X7240 letter size transparency and Lexmark part number 12A5010 for A4 size transparency. The Paper Type ... site at www.lexmark.com/publications. Transparencies can be fed automatically from the paper trays or manually from the manual ...
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    ... characteristics, and design, see the Card Stock & Label Guide available on the Lexmark Web site at www.lexmark.com/publications. When printing on labels Set the Paper Type menu item to Labels in the Paper menu..., and design, see the Card Stock & Label Guide, available on the Lexmark Web site at...
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    ... the media packages. Store paper in its original wrapper until you load it into the printer. Avoiding jams Use appropriate print media (paper, transparencies, labels, ... tray loading instructions, see the following: • • Loading the 250-sheet tray on page 19 Loading the manual feeder on ...
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    ...printing a menu settings page, and printing a font list. For tips on paper jam prevention and print media storage, see Avoiding jams on page 18 or Storing print media on page 18. Loading the 250-sheet tray Your printer has a 250-sheet tray. You may have also purchased ...
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    ...top edge of the sheet with the logo should be placed at the front of the tray. Make sure the print media is below the paper fill indicator on the side guides. Overloading may cause jams. Loading the 250-sheet tray 20
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    Printing 6 Pinch the side guide tab, and slide the guide until it lightly rests against the edge of the media. 7 Insert the tray. 8 Extend the paper support on the output bin. Loading the 250-sheet tray 21
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    ...paper, extend the paper tray. You may also attach a dust cover (not available for all models) on the back of the printer to protect the tray while it is extended. 1 2 Press ...models. Attach the dust cover (if available) to the back of the printer by aligning the tabs on the cover to the holes ...
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    ...not add or remove print media when the printer is printing from the manual feeder or when the control panel indicator ... the manual feeder, but only to the point where its leading edge can contact the paper guides... you experience problems with paper feed, turn the paper over. Loading the manual feeder...
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    ... both sides of the print media close to the manual feeder, and push it into the printer until it automatically engages..... Forcing the media causes jams. 5 Set the Paper Size and Paper Type for the manual feeder (Manual... appears, and then press Manual Paper Size/Type or Manual Env Size/Type appears,...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 25
    ... the online Help for more information. To support all the printer features, use the Lexmark custom printer drivers supplied with your printer. Updated drivers, as well as a complete description of the driver packages and Lexmark driver support, are available from ...
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    ... job. • • Canceling a job from the printer control panel Canceling a job from a computer running Windows Canceling ...printer icon. A list of print jobs appears in the printer window. Select the job you want ...sent the job. A list of print jobs appears in the printer window. Select the job you want ...
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    ...on your desktop. A list of print jobs appears in the printer window. Select the print job you want ...or Printer Setup. Double-click the printer you are printing to. In the printer window, select the print job you ... You can print a menu settings page to review the default printer settings and to verify ...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 28
    ... deleted from printer memory when the printer requires extra memory to process additional held jobs. Windows 1 2 3 From a word processor, spreadsheet, ...: If you have difficulty finding Print and Hold Print and Hold, then follow the driver instructions. 4 Select the type of held job you want, and ...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 29
    ... the type of held job you want, enter a user name, and then send your job to the printer. Go to the printer when you are ready to retrieve your print job, and follow the At the printer steps on page 29. At the printer 1 2 3 Press Press Press until until the until the Held ...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 30
    4 Installing options Accessing the system board CAUTION: To install memory, you must access the printer system board. Turn the printer off, and unplug the power cord from the wall outlet before continuing. 1 Remove the paper tray. Installing options 30
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    Installing options 2 Press button on the left side of the printer to release and lower the front door. 3 Open the rear exit. Accessing the system board 31
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    Installing options 4 Press both buttons on the front right side of the machine to release the side access door. 5 Loosen the four screws of the cover to gain access to the system board. Accessing the system board 32
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    ..., and unplug the power cord from the wall outlet before continuing. Note: Memory options designed for other Lexmark printers may not work with your printer. 1 2 .... Note: Flash memory card options designed for other Lexmark printers may not work with your printer. 1 2...
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    ...: The flash card can be installed in the top or the bottom set of connector pin holes. 5 6 7 8 Close the side access door. Close the rear exit door. Close the front door. Plug the power cord into the wall outlet and turn the printer on to continue print functions. Adding a flash memory card 34
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 35
    ...optional 550-sheet drawer CAUTION: Turn the printer off, and unplug the power cord ...-sheet drawer. Recognizing installed options The printer driver should automatically recognize the newly-... the appropriate option manually. 1 2 3 4 5 Click Start Settings Printers. Select the printer icon. Click ...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 36
    ... printer. Refer printing problems and maintenance tasks to this key operator. In the U.S., contact Lexmark ... Web site at www.lexmark.com, or contact the place where you bought your printer. Storing supplies... to view the current status of your toner cartridge. Photoconductor kit end-of-life To ensure...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 37
    ... the Defaults Finishing Menu Use your software application or printer driver to send a Verify Print job. Ordering supplies To order supplies in the U.S., contact Lexmark at ...the Lexmark Web site at www.lexmark.com, or contact the place where you bought your printer. Conserving supplies 37
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 38
    Maintaining the printer Ordering a toner cartridge Part number World Wide E250X22G Photoconductor kit Up to 30,000 standard pages1 Description Average cartridge yield For the USA and Canada3 E450A21A E450H21A E450A11A E450H11A Toner Cartridge High Yield Toner Cartridge ...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 39
    Maintaining the printer Changing a toner cartridge 1 2 Turn the printer off. Press the button on the left side of the printer to release and lower the front door. 3 Remove the toner cartridge. a b Press ... the handle, pulling up and out to remove the toner cartridge. 1 2 Ordering supplies 39...
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    ...packing material from the new toner cartridge to ship the old toner cartridge back to Lexmark for recycling. For more information, see Recycling Lexmark products on page 44. 5 Firmly shake the toner cartridge in all directions to distribute the toner. ...
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    Maintaining the printer Changing a photoconductor kit Warning: When replacing a photoconductor kit, do not leave the new photoconductor kit .... a b c Press the button on the left side of the printer to release the front door. Lower the front door. Grasp the toner cartridge handle, and pull up and out...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 42
    ..., and pull up and out. 1 2 4 5 Unpack the new photoconductor kit. Install the toner cartridge into the new print cartridge assembly by aligning the white rollers on the toner cartridge with the white arrows on the tracks of the photoconductor and pushing the toner cartridge ...
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    ... go. 7 8 9 Close the front door. Turn the printer back on. Reset the photoconductor counter (see the instruction sheet that shipped with the new photoconductor kit). Note: Print your printer menu settings pages. For more information, see Printing ...
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    Maintaining the printer Recycling Lexmark products To return Lexmark products to Lexmark for recycling: 1 Visit our Web site: www.lexmark.com/recycle Follow the instructions on the computer screen. Recycling Lexmark products 44
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 45
    ... - Remove Tray 234 Paper Jam - Check Duplex What to do Open the front door, remove the toner cartridge, and remove ...media. Remove jammed print media from the manual feeder. 235 Paper Jam - Open Rear Door 241, 242 Paper Jam - Check tray 251 Paper Jam - Check Man Feeder Clearing ...
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    Clearing jams Clearing printer jams Clearing a jam We recommend clearing the entire paper path when a paper jam occurs. To clear the jam: 1 Open the paper tray. If necessary, remove the tray from the printer. 2 Remove the jammed media. Clearing printer jams 46
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    Clearing jams 3 Press down on the green duplex flap to release jammed pages from the duplex area. 4 Remove any crumpled paper from the tray. CAUTION: Fuser or fuser area may be hot. 5 Open the front door, and remove the print cartridge assembly. Clearing printer jams 47
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    Clearing jams 6 Lift the flap at the front of the printer, and remove the jammed pages beneath the flap. CAUTION: Fuser or fuser area may be ... pages. 8 9 After you have cleared the jams, reinstall the print cartridge assembly, and make sure all printer doors and trays are closed. Press . Note: ...
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    Clearing jams Clearing a jam in the manual feeder 1 Remove the paper from the manual feeder. 2 Open the front door, and remove the print cartridge assembly. Clearing printer jams 49
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    Clearing jams 3 Lift the flap at the front of the printer, and remove the jammed pages beneath the flap. 4 Open the rear exit, and remove the ...be hot. 5 6 After you have cleared the jams, reinstall the print cartridge assembly, and make sure all printer doors and trays are closed. Press . Note:...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 51
    ... our Lexmark Web site at www.lexmark.com. Calling for service When you call for printer service, describe the problem you are experiencing, ... Web site at www.lexmark.com for the numbers for other countries/regions. Note: When calling for service, call from the location of the printer. Checking an ...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 52
    ...or Windows Server 2003. Verify that you have properly configured the printer for network printing. See the drivers CD or the Lexmark Web site for information. Make sure you are using a recommended interface cable. Make sure the connection is secure...
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    ... Paper Size and Paper Type specified in the printer driver match the paper size and type... 1284-compliant parallel cable. We recommend Lexmark part number 1021231 for the standard parallel ... mode. Set Collation to On in the Finishing Menu or through the printer driver. Note: Setting Collation to Off in...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 54
    ...try the possible solutions offered in Troubleshooting. For more information, see The paper is curled once it exits the printer. Note: Print speed is... corrective action does not fix the problem, call your service representative. Option Drawers Printer memory Action • Make sure the connection between...
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    Troubleshooting Problem Service messages Solution A service message indicates printer failure that may ...specialty media. See the Card Stock & Label Guide available on our Lexmark Web site at www.lexmark.com for detailed specifications. For more information that can help prevent jams from occurring,...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 56
    ...still do not correct the problem, call for service. You may have a printer part that requires adjustment ... problem continues, contact the Lexmark Customer Support Center at http://support.lexmark.com. Toner appears on the back of the printed page. Toner is on the transfer roll. To help prevent this...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 57
    ...using preprinted forms, make sure the ink can withstand temperatures of 210°C (410°F). • Replace the photoconductor kit or toner cartridge. Printing is too ...Change the Contrast setting in the Quality menu. Note: Macintosh computer users should make sure the lines per inch (lpi) ...
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    Troubleshooting Problem Part or all of the page is printed in black. Action Check the photoconductor kit to see if it is installed ...prints. • Make sure the Paper Type setting in the Paper menu is correct. • Replace the photoconductor kit. • The Toner Darkness setting may be too dark. Change ...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 59
    ...print quality. These settings are available on the driver and on the printer Embedded Web Server (EWS)...more information about these options, see the driver Help. Driver option Enhance Fine Lines ... adjusts the contrast enhancement applied to images Values† On Off* In the driver, enable the check box....
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    ..., press This saves this setting as the new user default, and the printer returns to Ready. Disabling... Since many people could be using the printer, an administrator may choose to lock the control... Menu Changes appears. The menus are disabled. Resetting the Printer appears briefly followed by a clock...
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    Administrative support Enabling control panel menus 1 2 3 4 5 Turn the printer off. Press and ... Menu Changes appears. The menus are enabled. Resetting the Printer appears briefly followed by a clock..... To restore the original printer factory default settings: Warning: All downloaded resources (fonts,...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 62
    ... support Adjusting Power Saver To adjust the Power Saver setting: 1 2 3 4 5 6 Make sure the printer ...see the Technical Reference available on our Lexmark Web site at www.lexmark.com. Disabling Power Saver ... Menus appears, and then press . Resetting the Printer appears briefly followed by a clock...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 63
    ... performance The printer provides optimum performance. The printer operates quietly by printing output at a slower speed. The printer minimizes waste (toner, paper, energy) while maintaining acceptable print quality. Setting security using the Embedded Web ...
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    ... for SNMPv3 through the Embedded Web Server of the printer: 1 2 3 4 • • • Open your Web browser. In the address ... and encryption has three levels of support: No authentication and no encryption .... In the address line, enter the IP address of the printer you want to configure using the format: ...
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    ... has been signed by the Director of Manufacturing and Technical Support, Lexmark International, S.A., Boigny, France. This product satisfies ... Federal Communications Commission (FCC) compliance information statement The Lexmark E450dn, Machine Type 4512-630, has been tested and found to comply with ...
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    .... If you plan to operate your printer at a voltage exceeding the voltage range(s) in the following ...Sleep/Power Saver mode can be modified from the printer control panel. The default timeout to Sleep... questions about recycling options, visit the Lexmark Web site at www.lexmark.com for your local sales...
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    ... a Class I level during normal operation, user maintenance, or prescribed service condition. Statement of Limited Warranty for Lexmark E450dn Lexmark International, Inc. Lexington, KY This limited warranty applies to the United States ...
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    ... forth in this document. For any claim concerning performance or nonperformance of Lexmark or a Remarketer for this product under this limited warranty, you may recover ... applies to claims against any Suppliers and Remarketers of Lexmark. Lexmark's and its Suppliers' and Remarketers' limitations of ...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 69
    ...36 automatic tray sensing 25 I Identifying printers 5 Indicator light 10 J jams avoiding 18 clearing 46 C cancelling jobs ...61 envelopes guidelines 16 M Macintosh 27 maintaining the printer 36 ordering a toner cartridge 38 maximum fill line 20 media guidelines letterhead 15 letterhead, printing 15...
  • Lexmark E450DN | User's Guide - Page 70
    ...ordering, toner cartridge 38 P panel, control 9 paper 13 choosing 13 letterhead 15 preprinted forms 15 unsatisfactory types 14 paper tray adjustment 20 photoconductor ordering ...adjusting 62 preprinted forms 15 print cartridge See toner cartridge Print media guidelines 13 print media jams avoiding 18...



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Lexmark E450DN - E 450dn B/W Laser Printer Manual