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Oki microline 590 elite

When i print a job sheet the next sheet doesn't line up so i can print again, i can only print 1 at a time. i have to tear,tear the sheet off, tear again and manually line the sheet back.

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Printer does not print chinese characters

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Re: oki microline 590 elite

What driver are you using for this printer? Try loading a Epson LQ1050 driver and try again.

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I have a OKI Microline 590 Matrix Printer at my store. When we used to hit Utility it would print decently. The ink would be on the lighter side but it was legible. Recently someone came in to change the...

Re-install the printer ribbon. It's probably slipping or dragging on the head mechanism, and the printer synchronization control is slowing everything down to compensate.

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In my own experience, Okidata printers have a nasty habit of collecting a lot of paper dust. To start out, I would suggest a really good cleaning, with no paper in the machine, with a can of compressed air. If that does not solve your problem, you might have to replace your feed wheel assembly. Hope this helps!

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Lighting hit building. the oki 590 has no power. Fuse is ok. What would I look at next. Bob

Oki printers are known for boards going bad even from static discharge from your hands. More than likely you have blown the main board. I have replaced way too many Oki main boards, if you like the printer, replace the board. Otherwise get a lexmark line printer.

Aug 04, 2009 | OKI MICROLINE 590 Matrix Printer

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Oki Microline 590

Try to perform an offline test print using your printer alone
To do this, power off your printer first
Press and hold the LF/FF button on the printer panel then power on. The printer will perform its own printing ( lines of pattern )
If it does it without problems ( no MENU lights came on ) the printer should be OK. If not try replacing the printer main control board.

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KM Hoo

Mar 04, 2009 | OKI MICROLINE 590 Matrix Printer

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Setting up printer for reports & checks

Press SHIFT+MENU together to enter MENU mode
press GROUP until it prints EMULATION - make sure it doesn't shows UTILITY

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KM Hoo

Dec 28, 2008 | OKI MICROLINE 590 Matrix Printer

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Oki microline 280

Check printer setup where you define carrige return and line feed options. Alot of times you need to set printer to do an auto CR on reciept of LF or auto LF on reciept of CR. I run into this all the time.

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I am trying to hook my printer up to my new computer and the disk I have is not working. i do not have a cd for microline 590 elite dot matrix drivers

The drivers should be on the company website, if these are not working for you the generic text driver in Windows will work for text only printing. If you do graphics or formatted invoices, etc. on the printer Epson and Okidata both make pretty generic print drivers that should work for a microline printer.

Jul 31, 2008 | OKI MICROLINE 591 Matrix Printer

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How to identify current font settings

Try printing the menu like this -With power on press the "Shift" tand "Select" button, a red menu light will pop up on the touch panel ! than press the "Print" button on the touch panel-this will print out the current settings of your printer.
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Sep 21, 2007 | OKI MICROLINE 520 Matrix Printer

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Need Help!

Sounds like driver problems. Cant solve problems without details like what opperating system, what driver, how it the printer attached, usb, paralel, network? Will it print a test page from the driver ok?

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