Default Printer Problem
Common problems associated with most of the printers
There are various chances for your printer to exhibit problems while printing, then there is nothing to get worried, as there are easy ways to resolve every printing issue that you are facing with your printer. If the outputs given by your printer are not turned out such as presence of stains or blurred images or horizontal lines, then solutions to these problems are rather simple. Sometimes the printing troubles that you are experiencing with your printer are not so much an issue with the printer itself but might be with the ink cartridges that you are using in the appliance. The trouble can also be that any current modifications that you have made (if any) to your appliance might not be well matched with it.
Tips to fix the common issues with the printer and steps to change default settings are given below:
- Heater exhaustion and presence of dust
- Contact of cartridge
- Change default printer settings
Heater exhaustion and presence of dust
Permanent failure of printer can be due to the presence of non functional ink cartridge in it which might be due to heater burn out. You may probably fix up your cartridge three to five times prior to the occurrence of this problem. In addition, clogged up ink or dust presence could also be a problem in your cartridge. Generally, this hitch happens when people do not use the printer often. To keep away from this, you should frequently or occasionally use your printer to let the head of your cartridge open.
Contact of cartridge
Sometimes the crises will be associated with the contact of the cartridge. You have to confirm that the contact of your printer should be in clean condition without the presence of dirt. This in turn will allow the contact to obtain your command from the computer system. Therefore, you should be really alert by not touching the contact when you are reinstating or removing the cartridge for sealed storage. Missing lines in the printed text is also a frequent problem. If so, first you should test the supply of the ink in your cartridge to make sure about the situation. If this problem persists while you have enough supply of ink, your may have to acquire a new cartridge since this is indication of burned out heater in your printer.
Any user can change the default settings of the printer that they use. For this, click the 'Start' button, point to Settings, and pick 'Printers' from the menu that appears on the screen. After that right click the printer that you would like to change its settings for, and choose 'Properties' from the next menu that appears in display. A tabbed window will open in front of you, by displaying many settings that you can modify. Each printer has a special set-up of this window, so for exact modification information, you may possibly refer to your printer manual. Navigate through these tabs, and adjust the settings you would like to alter. On the General tab, you may use the 'Print Test Page' button to be certain that your printer is working properly. As you complete the process of changing settings, click the 'Apply' button and click the 'OK' button.
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