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The bottom half of some lines of text are missing

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  • petercook11 Jun 13, 2008

    Thanks for your comments. As a result I have now identified that this problem occurs in every other line of typed text notepad as well. It doesn't occur when printing pages off the web.
    The printer is HP Photosmart C3180 and I use Vista.

    petercook11@googlemail.com


  • logan9999 Sep 02, 2008

    bottom half of text missing every sixth line. In ALL documents no matter what the source

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First of all what is your printer model and manufacturer? What is your computer's operating system? What program/application are you using when printing?
If you are using windows xp or any Microsoft windows operating system, try to print from notepad to check if this happens as well from a generic windows application.

Click Start > Run > type in the box notepad then press ok

from there type a couple of lines about 10 - 15
example:
test
test
test
test
test
test
test
test
test
test
test
test
test

and check if the issue occurs. If it occurred as well in notepad then it is just a format setting in your application.

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