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IBM Infoprint 1532 Tray Selection

I have an IBM Infoprint 1532 printer.
When it runs out of paper from tray 1 it will NOT automatically switch to tray 2.
Instead it just stops & beeps, message reads load paper in tray 1!

I have checked the configuration on the print server, I can't see a setting which allows me to set paper tray to Auto - it only allows me to set tray1 or 2 from the configuration menu\paper menu\default soure

can you help?

Russ

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For tray linking to work, both Paper Size AND Paper type must be configured the same for both trays. You probably have the paper sizes the same but types could be different. The is no setting to make tray linking work.. it will do it automatically if the above settings are correct.

Posted on May 19, 2009

  • Super8Ash Dec 08, 2010

    Sooo How do you change the types. Cause Mine at work as Asterisk beside them and I even downloaded the Manual and Still gettin nothing. Tray one is set at Letter with Plain paper and tray two is Universal with Plain paper. Had it the same once tried to print and tray two jammed up on us and its making me nuts!! Can you Help me out??

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You also have to map the trays.

Map Tray1 to Tray2 and
Map Tray2 to Tray2

Submit and you are all set!

Posted on Mar 16, 2010

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