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LaserJet 3550- Illegal Operator Sequence

Hi please help. My printer is conected to a net work of 4 computers + a remote desktop. The printer is only printing out half a page of what ever (writing or pictures) then printing out on a new piece of paper:
PCL XL error
Subsystem: KERNEL
Error: Illegal Operator Sequence
Operator: End Session
Position 53

What does this mean

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  • Dan
    Dan May 11, 2010

    I used to see this type of error when trying to print an image that was too large for the printers memory. My fix was to clear the print queue, unplug the network cable and turn the printer off for a minute to clear the memory.

    Have you tried this?


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SOURCE: Printing problem "PCL XL error"

reinstalled driver w- pcl

Posted on Apr 14, 2008


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SOURCE: pcl xl error , subsystem:kernel, Error: Illegal tag

i had the same problem with pcl 6 driver I tried using other driver such as PCLe i managed to print but with no table lines so how using a different driver such as PCL not PCLe or maybe try to find some update or maybe reinstaling the driver again.

Posted on Jul 30, 2008

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SOURCE: Printing problem "PCL XL error"

Dear Sir

My printer is laserjet 1320

PCL XL error
Subsystem: KERNEL
Error: Illegal Tag
Operator: 0x1b
Position: 6




Pls. This problem solution give me.

Posted on Sep 14, 2008

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SOURCE: pcl xl error

If you are using Windows 2003 Server and/or Windows XP Client machine and if you hace installed PCL 6 Driver than printer will print pcl xl error while printing.

To fix this problem user need to install PCL 5 Printer driver or Universal printer Drivers from the Link mentioned.

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/SoftwareIndex.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&prodNameId=1845552&prodTypeId=18972&prodSeriesId=1845551&swLang=8&taskId=135&swEnvOID=228

Posted on Jul 01, 2009

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SOURCE: pcl xl error kernel illegal tag 0xlb 6 HP 3050

Re install the driver for the printer or the best thing is format the system

Posted on Jul 21, 2009

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