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Why won't my minolta 2300DL print on any kind of vellum? So strange.

Why won't my minolta 2300DL print on any kind of vellum? I purchased Vellum made for Laser printers. Still it will not acknowledge any kind or color vellum paper no matter what I do. Is there something else I can do that I am not thinking of?

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  • Trenab May 27, 2008

    I think you may be on to something. I just got it to print a little. I'll try reducing the paper size so more of the edge of the plain paper is revealed. May take some time.

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Well..some printers can't grab that slick of a paper medium..let me show you an old trick we used to use

Posted on May 27, 2008

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    Patrick Michaels May 27, 2008

    you tape the vellum paper along the edge to a regular piece of paper, and then place that in the rear feed tray. You want it to slide into the printer from that standpoint.

  • Patrick Michaels
    Patrick Michaels May 27, 2008

    old habits die hard, no? We've been using this workaround for years, when the printer technology was even more cryptic.

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