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I recently hooked up my Epson 1400 printer to my new iMac, which runs OS X 10.6.2,installed Rosetta and downloaded the Epson driver. Everything seems to be working fine, except that in Quark Xpress 7.1, the printer menu will not allow me to select "Plain paper/Bright white paper" from the Print Settings bar. It works in other applications, but not Quark. Any ideas?

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  • tim5195 Apr 26, 2010

    You didn't say which software mfg. should be contacted - Epson or Quark?

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Try updating the program and driver see if that helps at all

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It is a software issue, you will need to go to the support site and send of an email about this, email support for software issues is free and the best way to find out if there is a fix or patch for this software oversight, which this certainly is.

Posted on Apr 25, 2010

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To remove any previous Epson printer driver files and get a good working install of the latest download for the Intel Duo Core, do the following:
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1. Double click on the MAC HARD DRIVE.
2. Double click on the LIBRARY folder.
3. Double click on the PRINTERS folder.
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8. Double click on the RECEIPTS folder.
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New Intel MacPro + Epson SP R1800 printer + OSX 10.5.2 = Nightmare.


I managed to solve this problem by, probably, doing what I should've done in the first place: Deleting the printer from the print queue and starting again from scratch. 
I read the following instructions from a message from Epson and it pointed me in the right direction. It sounds obvious now, but when you think you've tried everything and you've started to pull your hair out, you can overlook what is staring you in the face.


Message from Epson:
If your output is faint or if the driver settings and/or features are
missing, your system may have automatically added the printer using the
Gutenprint driver. Many Epson drivers are provided with Leopard but the
driver for your printer needs to be downloaded from the Epson website.

Determine Which Driver is Currently Being Used
1. Click on the Apple icon in the upper left corner of the Finder and open
System Preferences.
2. In the System Preferences window, click on Print & Fax.
3. In the list of printers on the left side of the Print & Fax window,
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4. Check the name of the driver being used; it is displayed in the center
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5. If the driver name displayed next to “Kind” is Gutenprint, the incorrect
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1. Turn off the printer.
2. Delete the print queue and remove the printer from Print & Fax by
clicking on the minus button under the list of printers. Click OK to
confirm the removal.
3. Go to the Epson support website (www.epson.com/support).
4. Select your product model and download the driver for OS X 10.5 Leopard
operating system.
5. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions
to install the printer driver.
6. Click on the Apple icon in the upper left corner of the Finder and open
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The message ended there. 
If anyone out there is having a similar problem to me, then I hope this thread helps. 
All the best. logan

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