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My caaon printer status says off line paper thicknes lever

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  • noelunderhil Nov 19, 2009

    the machine copies scans and sends fax OK but when I try toprint from the internet or my computer it shows that the printer is off line and in the status it sayspaper thickness lever position.

  • noelunderhil Nov 19, 2009

    I need information on where to find this paper thicknesslever and how to adjust it

  • noelunderhil Nov 19, 2009

    well I am waiting for a reply

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Noel

This is all i see of your question

my caaon printer status says off line paper thicknes lever

this is insufficient information to diagnose your problem. what has the thickness lever have to do with it being offline?


Posted on Nov 19, 2009

  • dennis bullard Nov 20, 2009

    Noel
    check the paper thickness lever located at the left side of the
    printer, set this lever to the lowest possible setting that your paper
    can handle. This is the darkest that the printer can print. Other than
    this, it may be an application issue. Check for contrast settings in
    your program.

    As a final straw re run your startup disk again

    dennis




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