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Can't print onto thick card

I'm using a mac. I go through all the printer setting. Go to print. Select 'Print...' 'Paper Feed' 'Bypass Tray' then print Then select Bypass Tray on copier and paper weight then I print but it always ignores settings and finds nearest 'Normal' paper I've tried the above in every combination. Please help!

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Re: Can't print onto thick card

In your print driver, you need to go to the Printer Features -> Media 1 window and specify "Thick 2" and then go back to the main print window and specify Paper Feed "Tray 2" Then go to the copier,, place the stock into tray 2 and match the paper setup for that tray on the copier to "Thick 2" for tray 2.

Basically, both the Mac and the copier need to match paper types and feed tray.

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Re: Can't print onto thick card

Have you tried specifying the paper type and weight INSTEAD of the tray. Set the tray properties first, then print. If you leave it on auto tray it will use the tray that matches your paper type and weight.

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NOTE: The PCL driver is the only driver supported for printing envelopes. There is no support for printing to envelopes using the Adobe PostScript® printer driver. It is necessary to complete all steps to successfully print envelopes.

NOTE: If printing through a server, changes to the driver must be made at the server level.

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  1. Enter the short edge and long edge values for the envelope size you are using. The driver will now show the new custom size as one of the choices in Output Size.
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Solution Title: How to print on COM10 envelops from the Bypass tray (PCL6) using a Windows 2000 O/S Resolution/
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Critical Message: The Envelope must be placed in the Bypass Tray face down (flap side up) and Long Edge IN. In Microsoft Word (Word 2000)
    1. Under the Tools tab, select Envelopes and Labels.
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