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I can't print a pdf file

When i try to print a pdf file it says before you can perform print-related tasks such as page setup or printing a document, you need to install a printer

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For that make sure that your printer driver installed .
For that go to start menu->control panel->printer and faxes then if there is your printer icon then your printer installed but if you are not able to see your printer there then download driver from below link and install.
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Click on above link then wait for 2 minutes then select your os then wait again and then you can see driver download it and install.
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Step 1. A PDF is an exact electronic version of a document that's viewable on almost any device. A PDF protects the original document from editing by the reader, making the format ideal for marketing materials and digital magazines. Download and install the free version of Nitro PDF Reader.
Step 2. Nitro PDF Reader installs a printer driver that lets you export a document to PDF from any application's Print menu. To create a PDF version of your document, simply choose File, Print and select Nitro PDF Creator (Reader) from the list of available printers. Press Print and enter a name for your PDF.
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Does this happen with a word file, or a web page, or outlook, excel
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Prints PDF documents VERY slowly (4-5) per page


The actual issue you will find that its not so much the actual printing part of the process that is slow, its actually the spooling to the printer that takes the time.
Does your printer support PostScript printing ? (PostScript is a printing & imaging standard used by many printers) To find out if your printer does indeed support this either refer to your manufacturers documentation or perform a test page and look to see if you have a PostScript enabled option.
If your printer does support PostScript, make sure you are using its PostScript printer driver, most of the time we generally use PCL drivers, so simply change this.

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If you find your printer does not support PostScript there are a few other tweaks we can implement to increase printing speed.

Firstly we can force PDF files to be printed as graphics as opposed to text, to do this launch your chosen PDF viewer, select Print > Advanced > Print as image
Lower the print resolution, if we lower the print resolution most of the time the difference is very small, but it can reduce the actual print size of the document by up to 300%, which can greatly decrease printing times.
Make sure you are using the latest version of any print drivers or your chosen PDF printing program, normally Adobe Acrobat.
If the printer only has a small amount of memory if possible add more, if possible install a PostScript SIMM.
Check the amount of ram your computer currently has, check memory usage from task manager when printing to ascertain usage

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Acrobat reader scales pages on printing, depending on the printer and its driver. By default, Acrobat Reader will use one of the scaling options.
Before printing the PDF document be sure that you select the right kind of paper size such as A4, Letter and B5 which will be printed. Paper size is defined in the Document Setup dialog box for the document.
To print the document without different margin problem:
- Open the Acrobat Reader’s Print dialog box (Choose File > Print).
- Choose “None” from the “Page Scaling” drop-down list. (It will not change until you change it again).
- Then click “OK” to print the document.
This may solve your problem.

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Before you can perform print related tasks such as page setup or printing a document you need to instal a printer


hi... did you install your printer? if so, then you have to uninstall that.. go to menu/all programs/control panel/add or remove programs/... then reinstall that.. and pls you have to enable the twain driver of your printer...thank you very much..

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Printer LCD says Cartridge Problem - Tri-Color. Refer to device documentation to troubleshoot.


Before you can troubleshoot the problem, you need to determine its cause.
To determine the cause of the printing problem:
1. Print another PDF file, such as the first page of Acrobat Help:
-- If that file prints correctly, the PDF file that doesn't print correctly may be damaged. See "Resolve problems printing a specific PDF file from an Acrobat product" in this document.
-- If the file doesn't print correctly, go to step 2.
2. Print another type of file (for example, a .txt file) from another application (such as Microsoft Word or WordPad):
-- If that file prints correctly, the problem isn't system-wide--it's specific to the Acrobat product. However, the way Acrobat interacts with the system may affect printing performance. Go to step 3 to eliminate some system-related causes of the problem.
-- If the file doesn't print correctly, the problem is system-wide--it isn't specific to Acrobat or PDF files. The problem could be low system resources, insufficient memory on your printer, or a poor connection between your computer and the printer. Go to step 3 to eliminate some likely causes of the problem.
3. Restart your computer, and then print a PDF file:
-- If the file prints correctly, your system may have been out of memory or resources.
-- If the file doesn't print correctly, go to step 4.
4. Turn off your printer for at least 15 seconds to flush its memory, and then turn it back on and print a PDF file:
-- If the file prints correctly, the printer's memory was too full.
-- If the file doesn't print correctly, go to step 5.
5. Print from another computer:
-- If the file prints correctly, the computer you first tried to print from may be unable to connect to the printer or the network correctly. Contact your network administrator or consult your network documentation.
-- If the file doesn't print correctly, go to step 6.
6. Print a PDF file to another printer:
-- If the file prints correctly, the computer you first tried to print from may be unable to connect to the original printer because of a communication, hardware, or memory problem. Make sure that the printer is turned on and connected properly, and then run a self-test on it to make sure that it's working correctly. For instructions, see the documentation that came with the printer. You may want to contact your network administrator for assistance.
-- If the file doesn't print correctly, see "Resolve problems printing any file from any application" in this document.
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Phaser 8500 color printing issue - pdf file


Try setting up PDF direct printing..

> Support & Drivers > Phaser 8500/8550 Support > Search Results Solution: Perform PDF Direct Printing From Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP / Server 2003 OS and Apple Macintosh OS X (10.x) bttn_print.gifMake Printable bttn_email.gifEmail this page elem_1_spacer.gif PDF direct printing can be used to send a PDF file to the printer without having to open and view the file on a computer.
NOTE: PDF Direct Printing may not be successful if the printer does not contain a hard drive.
Depending on the OS being used, click on one of the following links:
Windows 2000 / XP / Server 2003
Macintosh OS X
To download a PDF file directly to the printer from Windows 2000 / XP / Server 2003:
To download a file to a printer that is connected using an Ethernet (network) cable, use the FTP command or CentreWare Internet Services (CWIS). To download a file to the printer that is connected directly to the computer with a USB cable, use the Xerox File Downloader Utility.
To download a file to the printer using the FTP command:
NOTE: To perform this solution, the printer must be connected to a network that utilizes the TCP/IP protocol. The printer must also contain a valid IP address. If necessary, contact your System Administrator for additional information.
Not all web browsers can be used to perform this solution. If problems occur when performing this solution, download the file using CWIS. See the To download a file to the printer using CWIS section below.
  1. From the computer, open an Internet browser window.
  2. Type: ftp://xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx, where the x characters represent the IP address of the printer, in the Address field.

    NOTE: The IP address of the printer can be found on the Configuration Page. See the Related Items below for additional information.

  3. Press [Enter] on the keyboard. A blank FTP connection window with a [.] icon will be displayed.
  4. Drag and drop the file to be sent to the printer into the blank FTP connection window. The file will be sent to the printer.
To download a file to the printer using CWIS:
NOTE: To perform this solution, the printer must be connected to a network that utilizes the TCP/IP protocol. The printer must also contain a valid IP address. If necessary, contact your System Administrator for additional information.
  1. From a computer, open an Internet browser window.
  2. Enter the IP address of the printer in the Address field, and then press [Enter] on the keyboard. The CentreWare Internet Services home page will be displayed.

    NOTE: The IP address of the printer can be found on the Configuration Page. See the Related Items below.

  3. Click on the [Print] button.
  4. Click on the [File Download] link in the list of options on the left side of the window.
  5. Depending on the browser being used, click on the [Browse] or [Choose File] button, and then browse to and select the file to be downloaded to the printer.
  6. Click on the blue, square button to send the file to the printer.
To download a file to the printer using the Xerox File Downloader Utility:
NOTE: This solution assumes the Xerox File Downloader Utility has already been installed on the computer. If necessary, click on the [Drivers and Downloads] link under the Product Resources menu on this window to download and install the utility.
  1. From the computer, open the Xerox File Downloader Utility. By default, the utility is installed in the following location on the computer's hard drive: C:\File Downloader.
  2. Select the required printer from the Select the printer to spool the file to from the list below pull-down menu.
  3. Click on the [Browse] button, and then browse to and select the file to be downloaded to the printer from the Select the file to sent to the printer section.
  4. Click on the [Send] button to send the file to the printer.
To download a PDF file directly to the printer from Macintosh OS X:
Files can be downloaded to the printer using the Print Center or Printer Setup Utility, or by using CentreWare Internet Services (CWIS).
To download a file to the printer using the Print Center or Printer Setup Utility:
NOTE: This method can be used for Ethernet (network) and USB connections.
  1. Open the Print Center (for Mac OS 10.1 - 10.2.x), or the Printer Setup Utility (for Mac OS 10.3.x and 10.4.x):
    1. Double-click on the [Hard Drive].
    2. Double-click on the [Applications] folder.
    3. Double-click on the [Utilities] folder.
    4. Double-click on the [Print Center] or [Printer Setup Utility].
  2. Double-click on the printer that needs the file sent to it. The print queue window will be displayed.
  3. Drag and drop the file to be sent to the printer in the print queue window below the Name column. The file will be sent to the printer.
To download a file to the printer using CentreWare Internet Services (CWIS):
NOTE: CWIS can only be accessed if the printer is connected to a network that utilizes the TCP/IP protocol. The printer must also contain a valid IP address. If necessary, contact your System Administrator for additional information.
  1. From a computer, open an Internet browser window.
  2. Enter the printer's IP address in the Address field, and then press [Enter] on the keyboard. The CentreWare Internet Services home page will be displayed.

    NOTE: The IP address of the printer can be found on the Configuration Page. See the Related Items below for additional information.

  3. Click on the [Print] button.
  4. Click on the [File Download] link in the list of options on the left side of the window.
  5. Depending on the browser being used, click on the [Browse] or [Choose File] button, and then browse to and select the file to be downloaded to the printer.
  6. Click on the blue, square button to send the file to the printer.
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