Print margins too large on Xerox DocuColor 12 - How do I reset?
We often print to SRA3 from tray 5. This should mean we can get 2 x A4 documents side by side - even when allowing for 3mm bleed & trim marks.
However, the outer edges of the artwork never quite fit on the page - they are chopped off. The print margins appear to be set at around 20mm. I don't believe this is to do with the way the file is set up to print as I've printed 2 up on SRA3 many times in the past to other Xerox DocuColor 12's. Can you help? Kind email@example.com
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Re: Print margins too large on Xerox DocuColor 12 - How...
Not sure this is what your needing but ,,
The Edge Erase default setting is No Erase, which enables the copies to print within 2 mm of each page edge. This is normally sufficient to remove shadows from the edges. If the dark edge is closer than 2 mm, you must set Edge Erase at Variable Erase.
The Variable Erase option enables the copier / printer to vary the amount of erasure from 0 to 50 mm in 1 mm increments. The same amount of erasure is applied to both top and bottom edges or right and left edges of the document.
Select [Edge Erase] on the Added Features tab. The Edge Erase screen is displayed.
Select [Variable Erase]. The Variable Erase screen is displayed.
Under Top & Bottom Edges, use the [Up] arrow to increase the amount of erasure at the top and bottom edges. Use the [Down] arrow to decrease the amount of erasure at the top and bottom edges.
Under Left & Right Edges, use the [Up] arrow to increase the amount of erasure at the left and right edges. Use the [Down] arrow to decrease the amount of erasure at the left and right edges.
Under Original Orientation select the page orientation that most closely resembles the orientation of the document on the Document Glass.
Select [Save]. The Edge Erase screen is displayed.
Select [Save]. The Added Features tab is displayed and shows the new Edge Erase values.
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Phaser 7300 Printer: Turn metric defaults on using the printer's front panel
The Printer's Configuration Page will show that Tray (1-5) is loaded with Tabloid Extra instead of SRA3. To have the image scaled to SRA3 instead of Tabloid Extra, turn On Metric Defaults at the Printer's Front Panel.
You can switch Metric Defaults On or Off at the Printer's Front Panel as follows:
With Menus highlighted, press the OK button.
Select the Printer Setup Menu by pressing the Down or Up Arrow button.
Press the OK button.
Select the Reset Printer Setup Menu by pressing the Down or Up Arrow button.
Press the OK button.
Select Metric Defaults by pressing the Down or Up Arrow button.
Streaks in direction of paper travel
There are dark lines running along
the page in the direction of paper
travel from the leading edge to the
trailing edge (B-size print shown).
The printer displays no error code.
Note A-size prints are processed
through the printer with the short
edge of the print parallel to the
direction of the paper path --
making horizontal print artifacts
parallel to the shot edge of the
B-size prints are processed
through the printer with the long
edge of the print parallel to the
paper path -- making horizontal
artifacts parallel to the long axis
of the print.
1. Check the end of life for each of
the consumables by printing the
supplies usage page. From the front panel’s Printable Pages Menu, select
Print Supplies Page.
2. Run the solid fill test pages; From the front panel’s Printable Pages Menu,
select Service Pages, then select Print Solid Fill Pages. If the missing bands
only occur in a single primary color, replace the print cartridge of the affected
3. Swap print cartridges and run another test print.
Note Under some circumstances, streaking may occur in the margin of
SRA3-size paper. This is due to the edges of the paper extending
beyond the end of the imaging components. print-quality in the
margins of SRA3 paper is not guaranteed.
4. Inspect the Accumulator Belt cleaner; replace the cleaner, if necessary.
5. Run the Remove Print Smears routine. From the front panel’s Support Menu,
select Improve Print-Quality?, then select Remove Print Smears.
6. Replace the Developer Housing Assembly (RRP 27, on page 7-171).
7. Remove the print cartridge and (with a flashlight) check for debris along the
edge of the developer housing.
Leading Edge hope that this will help you.