I have a problem, have printed 20 documents out this morning, but go to print this one document out, and it just stays on red flashing light, for about 15 seconds. Then once job has gone from the queue (and not printed) the light changes back to orange
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Re: LJ 2200 not printing 1 doc
If only one document won't print, I would focus on the document, not the printer
The document you're trying to print most likely has one of several issues. There could be character combinations and hidden characters located in the file that are inadvertently being interpreted as printer codes; the paper settings or preferences for the document could be forcing an unsupported paper type, like A4; or the document itself is possibly larger then the printer can en queue.
Depends on the document type. Word processing documents can be cut or pasted in notepad (A Windows Accessory) to strip hidden characters. You can check you print preview to see the paper size, or force the job to 8.5x11, or try breaking the document into smaller parts.
With spreadsheets and other programs you can try to print only a portion of the document to see where the failure occurs.
There are also issues when printing from terminal apps, SAP, AS400, or command-line pipes (if you use these types of thing you would know what I'm talking about) where you need to force the printer to release the page by sending a double carriage return or end-of-page code. This is more complicated and you will have to get help from your Network Administrator if this is the case.
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Is the formfeed in the document itself? The printer won't print a formfeed by itself without being told to do so. Of course, if there is no formfeed in the document, then the printer won't print anything at all, just leave the document in memory.
the machine receives a fax under one of the following conditions, the
machine will not be able to print the received fax and will
automatically store it in its memory.Ink has run out while receiving a fax.Paper has run out while receiving a fax.
Paper other than A4, Letter, or Legal-sized papers are loaded.
OFF is selected for Auto Print in User Settings.
You pressed the Stop button to cancel printing of a fax.
1. Make sure that the plain paper is loaded in the Rear Tray.
2. Display the Memory reference screen.
(1) Press the FAX button, and press the Menu button.
(2) Use the (-) or (+) button to select Memory reference, and press the OK button.
3. Print all the received documents in the memory.
(1) Use the (-) or (+) button to select Print all RX docs.
To print the list of documents in the memory, select Print memory list.
To print a specified document, select Print specified doc..
To delete a specified document, select Delete specified doc..
To delete all documents in the memory at the same time, select Delete all documents.
(2) Press the OK button.
(3) Use the (-) or (+) button to select Yes, and press the OK button.
The machine starts printing documents in the memory one by one.
(4) Use the (-) or (+) button to select Yes
To keep the document in the memory, select No.
(5) Press the OK button.
The deletion confirmation screen will appear each
time after one document is printed. Repeat the same procedure until all
documents are printed.
1 Press [FAX], then press [Menu]. 2 Use [< ] or [> ] to select <MEMORY REFERENCE>. 3 Press [OK]. 4 Use [< ] or [> ] to select <PRINT DOCUMENT> or <DELETE DOCUMENT>. ▼ If you select <PRINT DOCUMENT>: 1. Press [OK].2. Use [<] or [>] to select the transaction number (TX/RX NO.) of the document you want to print, or enter the number using the Numeric Keys.
If you are unsure of the transaction number, print the DOC. MEMORY LIST. (See "Printing A List Of Documents In Memory".) 3. Press [OK].4. Press [<] to print the first page only, or press [>] to print all pages of the document.5. To print another document, return to branch-step 2, or to finish printing, go to step 6.▼ If you select <DELETE DOCUMENT>: 1. Press [OK].2. Use [<] or [>] to select <ALL PRINTED DOCS.> or <1 DOCUMENT>.
– <ALL PRINTED DOCS.>:
Deletes all the printed documents stored in memory.
– <1 DOCUMENT>:
Deletes a single document stored in memory. 3. Go to step 5.5 Press [OK]. ▼ If you selected <ALL PRINTED DOCS.> above: 1. Press [<].
Press [>] to cancel deleting, and the machine returns to the standby mode. ▼ If you selected <1 DOCUMENT> above: 1. Use [<] or [>] to select the transaction number (TX/RX NO.) of the document you want to delete, or enter the number using the Numeric Keys.
If you are unsure of the transaction number, print the DOC. MEMORY LIST. (See "Printing A List Of Documents In Memory".) 2. Press [OK].3. Press [<].
Press [>] to cancel deleting, and the machine returns to the LCD of branch-step 1. 4. To delete another document, return to branch-step 1, or to finish deleting, go to step 6.6 Press [Stop/Reset].
sounds like a memory issues or a windows swap file problem. when printing large docs u need to have some free memory in the computer. Also some printers 2 day used windows memory to print so if your pc only has small amount of free memory it can effect printing out large docs. also with a laptop it shares it memory with the video GPU. so you may need to upgrade your memory in your laptop .