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Bulb never lights up,

On power up, the panel says scanner bulb warming up, but light never comes on. Sometimes it gives a 79 error

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Hi The option you have is to check and make sure the connection between the formatter and scanner formatter are properly seated. The 79 error you are getting means you should try and do a firmware upgrade it could be giving you a problem and more than likely fix the issue.

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