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I have a Lexmark 4227 Plus dot matrix printer that prints a duplicate of each line. It does not matter if it is a .txt file, Window Test Page or an Adobe .pdf file, each line of text prints twice. Any ideas on this one?

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That is a bizzarre error

Posted on Mar 21, 2011

  • Martin Murray Mar 21, 2011

    sorry i didnt mean to leave a solution , just a comment
    but i will try to help you anyway, have you tried going into printer properties and switch off spooling. As it sounds as if the printer is spooling the job and for some reason assumes the line hasnt been printed and then sends it again?

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