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Printing backwards mid-job?

My Kyocera 2050 will occasionally print duplex pages in the opposite order mid-job. If I have a 30 page file, send it to duplex, it will print the first few in the right order (1-2-3-4 etc) but then will do it backwards (4-3-2-1), or sometimes just randomly, so that all the pages are in the wrong order. Why on earth is it doing this?

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The ram in your kyocera is going bad... there is also the possibility (if you have an internal hard drive) that your internal hard drive needs to be reformatted... consult a service tech in your area...

thehre is also the off chance that its a power problem... get a good power conditioner or surge protector and see if that helps before calling the tech...

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The duplex printing function allows you to print data on both sides of a sheet of paper.

The procedure for performing duplex printing is as follows:

1. Open the printer driver setup window, and check the Duplex Printing check box on the Page Setup tab.

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sub.gifIf a media type other than Photo Paper Plus Double Sided is selected for Media Type on the Main tab:

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sub.gifIf Photo Paper Plus Double Sided is selected for Media Type on the Main tab:

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Both side printing depends on the printer. It's a feature which require a hardware in the printer known as Duplexer. Which automatically turns the paper and prints on the other side. Some printer may not come with duplexer but if they support duplex printing, you can but the duplexer for the specific printer and attach it at the back of the printer.

If your printer supports duplex printing, when you click on print, click print preferences as shown in the fig 1 below.

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Click on finishing tab >> put a check on Print on both sides under document optoins section

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Below is the series of images showing how to connect a duplexer.

FIG1

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FIG2 - Press the buttons to take out the back cover
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FIG3 - Connect the duplexer in the same place

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sub.gifIf Photo Paper Plus Double Sided is selected for Media Type on the Main tab:
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caution.gif Note sub.gifDuplex Printing is unavailable when:
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