Tray 2 pickup roller

NOTE Also follow these instructions to remove any optional-tray pickup rollers. 1. Rotate the bushings (callout 1) on each side of the roller. 1. Rotate the bushings (callout 1) on each side of the roller. Figure 6-59. Removing the tray 2 pickup roller (1 of 2) Figure 6-59. Removing the tray 2 pickup roller (1 of 2) 2. Remove the left-side bushing by sliding the bushing to the left. 3. Slide the roller and shaft toward the left until they clear the hole in the right-side bushing, and then lift...

Light print entire page

Make sure that the print cartridge is fully installed. 2. Make sure that the EconoMode setting is turned off at the control panel and in the printer driver. 3. Open the Configure Device menu at the printer control panel. Open the Print Quality submenu and increase the TONER DENSITY setting. See the user guide. 4. Try using a different type of media. 5. The print cartridge might be almost empty. Replace the print cartridge. 6. The print cartridge might be installed incorrectly. Reseat the print...

Cartridge door

Remove the back cover (see Back cover), the I O cover and the left-side cover (see Leftside cover). 2. With the cartridge door closed, unhook the spring (callout 1) at the printer chassis. 3. Remove one screw (callout 2) Figure 6-51. Removing the cartridge door (1 of 3) Figure 6-51. Removing the cartridge door (1 of 3) 4. Open the cartridge door, and then use a flatblade screwdriver to release the cartridge-door arm (callout 2) at the right side of the cartridge door. 5. Slide the cartridge...

Resolving persistent messages

When some messages appear (for example, requests to load a tray or a message that a previous print job is still in the printer memory), you can press (Select button) to print, or to press Stop to clear the job and eliminate the message. Table 7-8. Interpreting control-panel messages Table 7-8. Interpreting control-panel messages The printer has detected that a printer supply is not a genuine HP supply. This message appears until you install an HP supply or press the override button v (Select...

General problems

The job prints in Courier (the printer's default typeface) instead of the typeface that you requested. The requested typeface is not downloaded. Download the font that you want and send the print job again. Verify the type and location of the font. Download the font to the printer if applicable. Check the software documentation for more information. A legal page prints with clipped margins. You might need to print your job at 600 dots per inch (dpi), reduce the complexity of the page, or...

Pickup roller

Spread the pickup-roller locks (callout 1) on each side of the tray 1 pickup roller to release the roller. Figure 6-58. Removing the tray 1 pickup roller 2. Rotate the top of the roller off of the shaft, and then lift the roller out of the printer. Figure 6-58. Removing the tray 1 pickup roller 2. Rotate the top of the roller off of the shaft, and then lift the roller out of the printer.

HP Laser Jet 2400 Series printer base models

HP LaserJet 2400 Series printer base model, front right-side view Figure 1-2. HP LaserJet 2400 Series printer base model, right-side rear view Figure 1-2. HP LaserJet 2400 Series printer base model, right-side rear view The following tables describe the features of HP LaserJet 2400 Series printers. Prints on letter-size paper at 25 pages per minute (ppm). Prints on letter-size paper at 30 pages per minute (ppm). Prints on letter-size paper at 35 pages per minute (ppm). FastRes 1200...

Printing by type and size of media locking trays

Printing by type and size is a way to be sure that print jobs always print on the media that you want. You can configure the trays for the type, such as plain or letterhead, and size, such as letter or A4, that is loaded in them. If you configure the trays this way and then select a certain type and size in the printer driver, the printer automatically selects the tray loaded with that type or size. You do not have to select a specific tray (selecting by source). Configuring the printer this...

Feeding media from tray 1 manually

The manual feed feature is another way of printing on special media from tray 1. Setting MANUAL FEED to ON either in the printer driver or at the printer control panel stops the printer after each job is sent, allowing you time to load special paper or other print media in tray 1. Press (Select button) to continue printing. If tray 1 contains media when you send the print job, and the printer control panel has TRAY 1 SIZE ANY and TRAY 1 TYPE ANY as the default configuration for tray 1...

Printer drivers

Printer drivers provide access to the printer features and allow the computer to communicate with the printer by using a printer language . Check the install notes, Readme, and late-breaking Readme files on the printer CD-ROM for additional software and languages. The following printer drivers are included with the printer. The most recent drivers are available at or www.hp.com go lj2430_software. Depending on the configuration of Windows-based computers, the installation program for the...