Print Modes menu

Under the Print Modes menu in HP Toolbox, each Media Type will have a Fusing menu, a Transfer menu, and a Toner menu. Select a setting for each menu item. Media types are listed with the plain papers together, glossy papers together, and special media at the end. To make changes in the Print Modes menu, make the desired selections and click Apply. Reduced fuser temperature for less negative paper curl Increased fuser temperature for less positive paper curl with heavy toner coverage Reduced...

Solving issues with color documents

This section describes issues that can occur when you print in color. Only black is printing when the document should be printing in color. Color mode is not selected in your program or printer driver. The correct printer driver might not be selected in the program. The device might not be correctly configured. Select color mode instead of grayscale mode. One or more colors are not printing, or are inaccurate. One or more colors are not printing, or are inaccurate. Verify that the sealing tape...

Print quality menu

Under the Print Quality menu in HP Toolbox, there will be an Optimize section containing a number of On Off adjustments which will apply to all media types. Decreases transfer bias on the 2nd side of duplex jobs. For media that has low resistivity after fusing. Increases transfer bias on the 2nd side of duplex jobs. For media that has high resistivity after fusing. * > means write xxh to bits 11-15 ** > means + -y to bits 9-15 * > means write xxh to bits 11-15 ** > means + -y to bits...

To load Tray

1 Media guides ensure that the media is correctly fed into the printer and that the print is not skewed. Slide the media-width guides slightly wider than the print media. 2 Feed print media into Tray 1 with the side to be printed down, and the top, short edge in first. Make sure that the media is inserted far enough into the printer for the paper feed mechanism to grab the media. The paper will reach the sensor after 140 mm (5.5 inches) has been inserted. The printer will then pause for .5...

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. Table 6-13 General print quality issues The media might not meet HP specifications. one or more print cartridges might be low. If you are using non-HP print cartridges, no messages...

Alert and warning messages

An internal error occurred in the device. Press 21 Select to resume the job. The door must be closed before printing can continue. The device experienced an internal communication error. This is a warning message only. Job output might be affected. You are using the incorrect printer driver. Reselect the printer driver appropriate for your device. Clear the jam, and then press the 21 Select button on the control panel. Clear the jam, and then press the 0 Select button on the control panel. A...

Tray 1 and Tray 2 specifications

Table 1-5 Tray 1 and Tray 2 specifications Table 1-5 Tray 1 and Tray 2 specifications Table 1-5 Tray 1 and Tray 2 specifications continued Table 1-5 Tray 1 and Tray 2 specifications continued 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...

Common causes of paper jams

Occasionally, paper or other print media can become jammed during a print job. Some causes include the following events The input trays are loaded improperly or overfilled. Remove any excess paper from the input tray. Make sure that the paper does not exceed the maximum stack height Tray 2 or optional Tray 3 is opened during a print job. Make sure that Tray 2 or optional Tray 3 is closed. Too many sheets accumulated in the output area or sheets Remove any accumulated sheets and clear the output...

Front view shown with optional Tray

Tray 1 single sheet priority feed slot HP built-in internal print server for connecting to a 10 100Base-T network CAUTION Do not place anything on the transfer belt , which is located on the inside of the front door. Otherwise, the printer may be damaged, adversely affecting print quality. The model number and serial numbers are listed on identification labels located on the rear of the printer. The model number is alphanumeric, such as Q6455A, for the HP Color LaserJet 2600n printer. The...