Learn what to do when the printer is slow to print
Why is the printer taking much time to print? Learn how to fix the issue
You can install a printer very easily by installing the printer driver. If you have connected your printer and find problems with printing function, first find out the reason behind it. Sometimes very silly things can contribute to the malfunctioning of your printer. Check whether the cables are plugged in properly. Various things can contribute to printing problem. If your printer uses delayed acknowledgement algorithms, the printing function will get delayed. This is because the computer system sends an odd number of data packets to your printer every time with a delay of 200 milliseconds. This takes time and that’s why you are getting slow print. The slow printing also rises due installation of incompatible driver.
The following are the causes, problems and resolving techniques of slow printing printer:
- Resolving techniques
There are many causes for slow printing. If your printer driver is not compatible with your Operating System, you will not get smart printing. The printing function also gets delayed by the use of acknowledgement algorithms. That is, if your computer is using delayed acknowledgements, the printing function gets delayed. So you cannot access your printing quickly. If you are trying to print from the shared file, the printing takes long time if the Network is congested with overload.
Due to many causes, you cannot access the printing function quickly. Then you cannot finish a work or print a volume of work within a specified time. Sometimes you find the printer prints slowly and get stuck. After sometimes it starts printing with slow speed. This problem happens frequently, if you try to print a word document. This is because the fonts are missing in your document. The printer doesn’t print if the resources are used by other applications. If there is any blocking in the Network, you cannot share them properly and print. If your printer shows any of the above symptoms, find out the reason and correct it.
Resolving the problems associated with printer cab is done only after finding the reasons. First you should check the printer driver is installed correctly or not. If some of the installing files are missed, you cannot access the printing function correctly. If this is the problem, then reinstall it. Also check your system is using delayed acknowledgements. You should not share your files when the Network is busy. If you are trying to print word documents, check them carefully before print. The documents contain words with suitable fonts. Otherwise it won’t print.
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