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Excessive toner when printing envelopes

My documents print just fine, but when I feed an envelope in for printing, it comes out with some spotty toner dust, and the text rubs off easily. It's almost clumpy. When I run my fingers over the address, it feels likes its raised.

I've changed the toner out recently, but it did not help the situation.

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Normal 0 Driver could be corrupt.
Disconnect the printer or at least be sure it is turned off. I'd do both and reinstall the CD software program that came with the printer. When the software program asks you to connect the printer to the USB port, do so and it should again work properly.
Hope this helps. Bud

Posted on Jan 28, 2009

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  1. On the Tools menu, point to Letters and Mailings, and then click Envelopes and Labels.
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  5. If you have access to electronic postage, for example if you purchased it from a service on the World Wide Web, you can add it to your envelope.
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  2. In the Envelopes and Labels dialog box, do one of the following:
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Make sure you haven't bypassed this, and be certain that the pass through matches what the printer expects when printing envelopes

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Solution --> Phaser 4400 Printer: Printing envelopes

Printing EnvelopesEnvelopes can be printed from the optional envelope feeder, the Multi-Purpose Tray, or Tray 1, 2, or 3.
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Many applications include a tool for creating an envelope document. For example, Microsoft Word includes an Envelopes and Labels feature in the Tools menu. Be sure to:
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