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Printing an envelope in cs3 on an epson stylus photo r1800

I give up, i have the correct envelope size selected (set as a custom size), in pages set up and within the print settings in all cs3 applications.  i've updated my driver, yet when i try to print a #10 envelope i get an error message every time that the "media is loaded incorrectly".  any suggestions?

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Re: printing an envelope in cs3 on an epson stylus photo...

You can try using Microsoft word in printing on envelopes, it is easier. On my MS word>tools>letters and mailings>envelopes and labels>click on feed and use the fourth from the left option.
Load the envelope at the right side of the printer> the envelope flap should be on the left facing the printer.

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Note: The Epson R1800 has two drivers: the most recent is an update. So, you must first download and install the Printer Driver v6.12. When that's done, then download and install Printer Driver Update v1.02.

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