Tray 1 and Tray 2 media specifications

Table 1-2 Tray 1 and Tray 2 specifications Table 1-2 Tray 1 and Tray 2 specifications Up to 176 g m2 (47 lb) for postcards Single sheet of 75 g m2 (20 lb) paper for Tray 1 Maximum 216 x 356 mm (8.5 x 14 inches) HP LaserJet glossy paper and HP LaserJet photo paper Same as the preceding listed minimum and maximum sizes. Single sheet of HP LaserJet glossy paper or HP LaserJet photo paper for Tray 1 Up to 25 mm (0.99 inch)stack height for Tray 2 Single sheet of HP Cover paper for Tray 1 Up to 25 mm...

Printing by tray Source versus by paper Type or paper Size

Three settings affect how the printer driver tries to pull media when you send a print job. These settings, Source, Type, and Size, appear in your program Page Setup dialog box, the Print dialog box, or the printer driver. The printer automatically selects a tray if you do not change these settings. If you do want to change these settings, you can print by Source, by Type, by Size. Source. Printing by Source means that you select a specific tray from which you want the printer to pull paper....

Gaining access to printer driver settings

This section lists the common printing features that are controlled through the printer driver. (The printer driver is the software component you use to send print jobs to the printer.) You can change settings temporarily for the print jobs that you print while the program is still open. You can also make permanent changes to the default settings, and those new settings will be in effect now and in the future. Temporarily change settings for jobs that are printed now Permanently change default...

Print on both sides of the paper

Insert enough paper into Tray 2 or optional Tray 3 to accommodate the print job. NOTE In Windows, Print on both sides (manually) must be enabled to complete these instructions. To enable duplexing, in the printer driver, select Properties, and then click on the Configure tab. Under Paper handling, select Allow Manual Duplexing, and then click OK to save. 2. Use the following procedure to configure the printer to print on both sides (manually). Windows In the printer driver, select the Finishing...

General print quality issues

The following examples depict letter-size paper that has passed through the device short edge first. These examples illustrate problems that would affect all of the pages that you print, whether you print in color or in black only. The topics that follow list the typical cause and solution for each of these examples. Use media that meets HP specifications. Replace any low print cartridges. See Changing print cartridges. If none of the print cartridges is low or empty, remove the print...

Critical error messages

Critical error messages can indicate some kind of failure. Cycling the power might fix the problem. If a critical error persists, the device might require service. The device has experienced an internal hardware error. Turn off the device, wait at least 25 minutes, and then turn on the device. If a surge protector is being used, remove it. Plug the device directly into the wall socket. Use the power switch to turn on the device. If the error persists, contact HP Customer Care. See HP Customer...