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Operating Instructions

Troubleshooting

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When the Machine Does Not Operate As Wanted Troubleshooting When Using the Copy Function Troubleshooting When Using the Printer Function Troubleshooting When Using the Scanner Function Adding Paper and Toner Clearing Misfeeds Remarks

Read this manual carefully before you use this machine and keep it handy for future reference. For safe and correct use, be sure to read the Safety Information in "About This Machine" before using the machine.

Introduction This manual contains detailed instructions and notes on the operation and use of this machine. For your safety and benefit, read this manual carefully before using the machine. Keep this manual in a handy place for quick reference. Important Contents of this manual are subject to change without prior notice. In no event will the company be liable for direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages as a result of handling or operating the machine. Notes: Some illustrations in this manual might be slightly different from the machine. Certain options might not be available in some countries. For details, please contact your local dealer. Depending on which country you are in, certain units may be optional. For details, please contact your local dealer. Caution: Use of controls or adjustments or performance of procedures other than those specified in this manual might result in hazardous radiation exposure. Two kinds of size notation are employed in this manual. With this machine refer to the inch version. For good copy quality, the supplier recommends that you use genuine toner from the supplier. The supplier shall not be responsible for any damage or expense that might result from the use of parts other than genuine parts from the supplier with your office products. Power Source 120V, 60Hz, 15A or more Please be sure to connect the power cord to a power source as shown above. For details about power source, see p.78 "Power Connection".

Manuals for This Machine

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About This Machine Be sure to read the Safety Information in this manual before using the machine. This manual provides an introduction to the functions of the machine. It also explains the control panel, preparation procedures for using the machine, how to enter text, and how to install the CD-ROMs provided. General Settings Guide Explains User Tools settings, and Address Book procedures such as registering e-mail addresses, and user codes. Also refer to this manual for explanations on how to connect the machine. Troubleshooting Provides a guide to solving common problems, and explains how to replace paper, toner, and other consumables. Security Reference This manual is for administrators of the machine. It explains security functions that the administrators can use to protect data from being tampered with, or prevent the machine from unauthorized use. Also refer to this manual for the procedures for registering administrators, as well as setting user and administrator authentication. Copy/Document Server Reference Explains Copier and Document Server functions and operations. Also refer to this manual for explanations on how to place originals. Printer Reference Explains Printer functions and operations. Scanner Reference Explains Scanner functions and operations.

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Network Guide Explains how to configure and operate the machine in a network environment, and use the software provided. Other manuals · PostScript3 Supplement · UNIX Supplement · Manuals for DeskTopBinder Lite · DeskTopBinder Lite Setup Guide · DeskTopBinder Introduction Guide · Auto Document Link Guide

Note Manuals provided are specific to machine types.

For "UNIX Supplement", please visit our Web site or consult an authorized dealer. "PostScript3 Supplement" and "UNIX Supplement" include descriptions of functions and settings that might not be available on this machine.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Manuals for This Machine ......................................................................................i How to Read This Manual .....................................................................................1 Symbols .....................................................................................................................1 Names of Major Options ............................................................................................2

1. When the Machine Does Not Operate As Wanted

Indicators................................................................................................................3 Panel Tone..............................................................................................................4 Checking Machine Status and Settings...............................................................5 When an Indicator to the Right of a Function Key Is Lit ....................................8 When You Have Problems Operating the Machine.............................................9 When a Job Is Not Performed.............................................................................14

2. Troubleshooting When Using the Copy Function

When a Message Appears...................................................................................17 When You Cannot Make Clear Copies ...............................................................20 When You Cannot Make Copies As Wanted .....................................................23 When Memory Is Full ...............................................................................................26

3. Troubleshooting When Using the Printer Function

When a Message Appears During Installation of the Printer Driver ...............27 Windows 95/98/Me, Windows 2000, or Windows NT 4.0 ........................................27 Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003...................................................28 Windows XP Home Edition ......................................................................................28 If USB Connection Fails ......................................................................................29 When a Message Appears...................................................................................30 Status Messages......................................................................................................30 Alert Messages ........................................................................................................31 Checking the Error Log ............................................................................................33 When You Cannot Print.......................................................................................34 Other Printing Problems .....................................................................................37

4. Troubleshooting When Using the Scanner Function

When Scanning Is Not Done As Expected ........................................................43 When You Cannot Send Scanned Files .............................................................44 When Stored Files Cannot Be Accessed .................................................................44 When You Cannot Browse the Network to Send a Scan File ..................................44 When the TWAIN Driver Cannot Be Started ............................................................44 When Stored Files Cannot Be Edited ......................................................................45 When the Network Delivery Function Cannot Be Used ...........................................45 Operations Are Not Possible When Messages Appear ...........................................45 When a Message Appears...................................................................................46 When a Message Appears on the Control Panel .....................................................46 When a Message Appears on the Client Computer.................................................53

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5. Adding Paper and Toner

Loading Paper ......................................................................................................57 Loading the Paper Roll.............................................................................................59 Loading Cut Paper ...................................................................................................60 Changing the Paper Size.....................................................................................61 Changing the Paper Size in the Paper Roll Tray .....................................................61 Changing the Paper Size in the Cut Paper Tray ......................................................63 Adding Toner........................................................................................................64 Inserting Toner .........................................................................................................65 Sending Scanned Documents When Toner Has Run Out .......................................66 Used Toner ..............................................................................................................66

6. Clearing Misfeeds

Removing Jammed Paper ...................................................................................67 Locating Jammed Paper ..........................................................................................68 Removing Jammed Paper........................................................................................69

7. Remarks

Where to Put Your Machine ................................................................................75 Machine Environment ..............................................................................................75 Power Connection....................................................................................................78 Maintaining Your Machine ..................................................................................79 Cleaning Inside the Original Cover ..........................................................................79 Cleaning the Main Unit.............................................................................................81

INDEX......................................................................................................... 82

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How to Read This Manual

Symbols

This manual uses the following symbols: Indicates important safety notes. Ignoring these notes could result in serious injury or death. Be sure to read these notes. They can be found in the "Safety Information" section of About This Machine. Indicates important safety notes. Ignoring these notes could result in moderate or minor injury, or damage to the machine or to property. Be sure to read these notes. They can be found in the "Safety Information" section of About This Machine. Indicates points to pay attention to when using the machine, and explanations of likely causes of paper misfeeds, damage to originals, or loss of data. Be sure to read these explanations. Indicates supplementary explanations of the machine's functions, and instructions on resolving user errors. This symbol is located at the end of sections. It indicates where you can find further relevant information. [] Indicates the names of keys that appear on the machine's display panel. {} Indicates the names of keys on the machine's control panel.

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Names of Major Options

Major options of this machine are referred to as follows in this manual: · Roll Feeder Type 240A Paper roll tray 1 · Roll Feeder Type 240B Paper roll tray 2 · Paper Cassette Type 240 Cut paper tray · Folder FD6500A Folding finisher

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1. When the Machine Does Not Operate As Wanted

This chapter explains basic troubleshooting procedures that are applicable to all functions of this machine.

Indicators

This section explains the Indicators displayed when the machine requires the user to remove misfed paper, to add paper or to perform other procedures.

x: Misfeed indicator r: Add Paper indicator D: Add Toner indicator E: Waste Toner Full indicator L: Service Call indicator M: Open Cover indicator Appears when a misfeed occurs. See p.67 "Removing Jammed Paper". Appears when paper-out condition occurs. See p.57 "Loading Paper". Appears when toner runs out. See p.64 "Adding Toner". Appears when the waste toner bottle is full. Contact your sales or service representative. Appears when the machine is malfunctioning or requires maintenance. Appears when the front cover, etc., is open.

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When the Machine Does Not Operate As Wanted

Panel Tone 1

The following table explains the meaning of the various beep patterns that the machine produces to alert users about left originals and other machine conditions.

Beep pattern Two long beeps. Meaning Cause Machine has warmed up. After cooling or being switched on, the machine has fully warmed up and is ready for use. Panel/screen input accepted. Panel/screen input rejected. Job completed successfully. Soft alert. A control panel or screen key was pressed. An invalid key was pressed on the control panel or screen, or the entered password was incorrect. A Copier/Document Server Features job has finished. The initial screen returns when the machine goes into energy-saving mode and when simplified display is cancelled. Paper is empty. The machine requires user attention because paper has jammed, the toner needs replenishing, or other problems have occurred.

Single short beep. Short, then long beep.

Single long beep. Five long beeps.

Five long beeps repeated four times.

Soft alert.

Five short beeps repeated Strong alert. five time.

Note Users cannot mute the machine's beep alerts. When the machine beeps to alert users of a paper jam or toner request, if the machine's covers are opened and closed repeatedly within a short space of time, the beep alert might continue, even after normal status has resumed.

For details about enabling or disabling beep alerts, see "System Settings", General Settings Guide.

Reference "System Settings", General Settings Guide

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Checking Machine Status and Settings

Checking Machine Status and Settings

You can check the machine's system status.

Maintenance Info You can check the following items under [Maintenance Info]: · [Remaining Toner] Displays the amount of remaining toner. · [Paper Tray] Displays the paper type and size loaded in the paper tray. · [Original Misfeed] Displays state of and solutions for original misfeeds. · [Paper Misfeed] Displays state of and solutions for paper jams. · [Cover Open] Indicates whether front cover, duplex unit, etc., is open. Data Storage You can check the following items under [Data Storage]: · [HDD Remaining Memory] Displays the amount of available hard disk drive memory. · [HDD File(s)] Displays the total number of jobs stored in the hard disk drive. · [Print Job(s)] Displays the number of jobs for Hold print/Stored print/Locked print/Sample print. · [Memory Erase Status] Displays the state of the memory data. Machine Address Info You can check the following items under [Machine Address Info]: · [Machine IPv4 Address] Displays the machine's IPv4 address. · [Machine IPv6 Address] Displays the machine's IPv6 address.

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Inquiry You can check the following items under [Inquiry]: · [Machine Repairs] Displays the machine number and contact number that are required for service. · [Sales Representative] Displays the sales representative's telephone number. · [Supply Order] Displays the contact number for placing supply orders. · [Supply Details] Displays the name of toner used on the machine.

A On the control panel, press [System Status].

B Press each tab and check the contents.

C After checking the information, press [Exit]. The previous screen returns.

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Checking Machine Status and Settings

Note [Original Misfeed], [Paper Misfeed], and [Cover Open] appear only when these errors occur.

For details about how to locate and remove misfeeds, see "Locating Jammed Paper" or "Removing Jammed Paper".

Reference p.68 "Locating Jammed Paper"

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p.67 "Removing Jammed Paper"

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When the Machine Does Not Operate As Wanted

When an Indicator to the Right of a Function Key Is Lit 1

When an indicator to the right of a function key lights up, press the corresponding function key. Then, follow the instructions displayed on the control panel.

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If an error occurs in the function you are using, check the message that appears on the control panel, and then refer to "When a Message is Displayed" for the relevant function. Following explain the main reasons the function key is lit.

Problem Documents and reports do not print out. An error has occurred. Cause There is no copy paper left. Solution Add more paper. See p.57 "Loading Paper".

The function whose indi- Record the code number shown in the cator is lit is defective. display and contact your service representative. See "When a Message Appears" of each chapter. You can use other functions normally. A network error has occurred. · Check the displayed message and take an appropriate action. See "When a Message Appears" of each chapter. · Check that the machine is correctly connected to the network, and that the machine is correctly set. See "Network Settings", General Settings Guide. · Contact the administrator. · When the function key is still lit, even if you take the measures above, contact your service representative.

The machine is unable to connect to the network.

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When You Have Problems Operating the Machine

When You Have Problems Operating the Machine

The following chart gives explanations of common problems and messages. If other messages appear, follow the instructions displayed.

Important Check the contact address and Serial No. of Machine shown in the Service Call message (L), and then contact your service representative. If the contact address is not shown, contact your sales representative.

Problem Nothing happens when the operation switch is turned on. Although the copier screen appears when the machine is turned on using the main power switch, it cannot be switched to another screen by pressing the {Scanner} key. The machine has just been turned on and the User Tools screen is displayed, but the User Tools menu has items missing. The main power indicator continues blinking and does not turn off when pressed. Cause The main power switch is turned off. Functions other than the copier function are not yet ready. Solution Turn on the main power switch.

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Wait a little longer.

Functions other than the Wait a little longer. copier function are not yet ready. Time required varies by function. Functions appear in the User Tools menu when they become ready for use. This occurs in the follow- Check if the machine is communicating with a computer. ing cases: · The machine is communicating with external equipment. · The hard disk is active. The machine is in Energy Saver mode. The operation switch is turned off. Press the {Energy Saver} key to cancel Energy Saver mode. Turn on the operation switch.

The display is off. The display is off. The display is off.

The screen contrast knob is Set the screen contrast knob to the light turned to the dark position. position to see the display panel properly. See "Control Panel", About This Machine. This message appears Wait for the machine to get ready. when you turn on the operation switch.

"Please wait." appears.

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Problem "Please wait." appears. Cause This message appears when you change the toner cartridge. The scanned originals exceed the number of sheets/pages that can be stored in the hard disk. Solution Wait for the machine to get ready.

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"Memory is full.

Do you want to store scanned file?" appears.

· Press [Store File] to store pages that have been scanned. Delete unnecessary files with [Delete File]. · Press [No] if you are not storing pages that have been scanned. Delete unnecessary files with [Delete File]. Contact the administrator.

"You do not have

the privileges to use this function." continues to be

displayed even though you have entered a valid user code. "You do not have

This user code is not allowed to use the function selected.

the privileges to use this function." continues to be

displayed even though you have entered a valid user code. "Authentication has failed." appears. "Authentication has failed." appears. "The selected

This user code is not allowed to use the function selected.

Press the {Energy Saver} key. Confirm that the display goes off, and then press the {Energy Saver} key again. The display will return to the user code entry display. When printing under the copier or printer function, press the {Energy Saver} key only after printing has finished. Inquire the user administrator for the correct login user name and login password.

The entered login user name or login password is not correct.

The machine cannot per- Contact the administrator. form authentication. You have tried to delete Files can be deleted by the person who

file(s) contained files without the authori- created the file. To delete a file which ty to do so. you are not authorized to delete, contact file(s) without the person who created the file. access privileges. Only file(s) with access privileges will be deleted." appears.

Paper is still jammed in An error message remains, even if misfed pa- the tray. per is removed. The user code entry screen is displayed. The Authentication screen appears. Users are restricted by user management. Basic Authentication, Windows Authentication, LDAP Authentication or Integration Server Authentication is set. Clear misfed paper. see p.67 "Removing Jammed Paper". Enter the user code (up to eight digits), and then press [OK]. Enter your login user name and user password. See "When the Authentication Screen is Displayed", About This Machine.

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Problem Original images are printed on the reverse side of the paper. Cause You may have loaded the paper incorrectly. Solution Load paper correctly. Load paper into the cut paper tray print side down, and into the bypass tray print side up. See p.57 "Loading Paper". · Remove the paper. See p.67 "Removing Jammed Paper". · Check the side fences, back fence, and side-end fences are set properly. See p.61 "Changing the Paper Size". Cut folded or wrinkled areas off the paper roll. Remove cut paper that is folded or wrinkled. Misfeeds occur frequently. Jammed or torn paper is inside the machine. Remove the paper, as necessary. See p.67 "Removing Jammed Paper".

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Misfeeds occur frequently. The cut paper tray's side fences, back fence, or side-end fences, might not be set properly. Misfeeds occur frequently. Paper is wrinkled or folded.

Misfeeds occur frequently. You may have loaded pa- · Remove the paper. See p.67 "Removper of a size different from ing Jammed Paper". the paper size settings. · Use Tray Paper Size Settings to set the paper size. See "Tray Paper Settings", General Settings Guide and "Copy Paper", About This Machine. An error C message reYou did not open and When a misfeed C message appears, it mains, even if misfed pa- close the upper section of remains until you open and close the per is removed. the fusing unit. upper section of the fusing unit. Open the fusing unit cover in the back, and then the upper section of the fusing unit to check if any paper remains inside. See p.67 "Removing Jammed Paper". Originals jam frequently. Originals are curled. Smooth out any curls and try again.

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Document Server

Problem "Exceeded max. Cause Solution The number of scanned · To store scanned pages as a file, press pages exceeds the capac[Store File]. Scanned data is stored as ity per file of the Docua file in the Document Server. ment Server. · If you do not want to store scanned pages, press [No]. Scanned data is deleted. · You can store up to 1000 A4 size pages per document. "Original is be-

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number of pages per file. Do you want to store the scanned pages as 1 file?" appears.

ing scanned by another function. Please wait." appears.

Copier or Scanner function is in use.

To cancel a job in progress, first press [Exit], and then press the {Copy} key or {Scanner} key. Next, press the {Clear/Stop} key. When the message "The Stop key has been

pressed. Are want to stop "The Clear / pressed. Are want to stop

pears, press [Stop]. The image data may have been corrupted.

you sure you copying?" or Stop key was you sure you scanning?" ap-

"Cannot display

preview of this page." appears, and

you can not check the thumbnail image.

Pressing [Exit] displays the preview screen without a thumbnail.

You forgot your password. You cannot access a pro- Contact the administrator. tected file without enter- To delete the files stored in the docuing the password. ment server, select [Delete All Files in Document Server]. As this will permanently delete every single file, make sure the document server does not contain any files you want to keep. See "Administrator Tools", General Settings Guide. You cannot find out what is stored in a file. You may not be able to ascertain the contents of a file simply from the file name. You can switch the Select File screen between [List] and [Thumbnails] display to check the contents of the file. In list display, the file name, date of storage, and user name are shown. In thumbnail display, an image of the stored file appears. You can enlarge the image by pressing [Preview]. Use the Select File screen to check information other than the file name. See "Checking the Details of a Stored Document", Copy/Document Server Reference.

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Problem Memory frequently becomes full. Cause The document server memory is full. Solution Delete unnecessary files. On the file selection display, select unnecessary files, and then press [Delete File]. If this does not increase available memory, do the following. · Switch to the scanner screen, and then delete unnecessary files stored under the scanner function. · Switch to the printer screen, and then delete unnecessary files stored under Sample Print, Locked Print, Hold Print, or Stored Print. You want to check print quality before making a large print run. You can print a single copy without specifying the setting again. Check print quality by printing out only the first set using the {Sample Copy} key.

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Note Loading curled paper in the cut paper tray can result in misfeeds and soiled paper edges. To load curled paper in the cut paper tray, first flatten it by hand, and be sure to load it print side down. Also, to prevent paper from curling, lay paper on a flat surface, and do not lean it against the wall. If you cannot make copies as you want because of paper type, paper size, or paper capacity problems, use recommended paper. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. Reference "Copy Paper", About This Machine

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When a Job Is Not Performed 1

If you cannot execute a function, it may be that the machine is being held up by another function. If you cannot execute a function, terminate any other functions currently active, and then try executing the function again. In certain cases, you can carry out another job (copier, document server, printer, scanner) without canceling the current job being performed. Performing multiple functions simultaneously like this is called "Multi-accessing". Combination Chart

Function Compatibility The chart shows Function Compatibility when print priority is set to "Interleave". See "General Features", General Settings Guide. : Simultaneous operations are possible. : Operation is enabled when the relevant function key is pressed and remote switching (of the scanner/external extension) is done. : Operation is enabled when the {Interrupt} key is pressed to interrupt the preceding operation. : Operation is performed automatically once the preceding operation ends. × : The operation must be started once the preceding operation ends. (Simultaneous operations are not possible.)

Mode after you select Interrupt Copying Document Server DeskTopBinder Scanning a Document to Store in Document Server Printing from Document Server Printing

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Operations for Document Server

Operations for Scanning

Operations for Copying

Operations for Copying

Data Reception

Scanning

Scanning

Copying

Copying

Printing

Mode before you select Copy Operations for Copying Copying

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Printing

Web Document Server

TWAIN

Scanner

Printer

Copy

When a Job Is Not Performed

Mode after you select Interrupt Copying Document Server DeskTopBinder Web Document Server

TWAIN

Scanner

Printer

Copy

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Scanning a Document to Store in Document Server

Operations for Document Server

Printing from Document Server

Operations for Scanning

Operations for Copying

Operations for Copying

Data Reception

Scanning

Scanning

Copying

Copying

Printing

Printing

Interrupt Copying

Mode before you select Operations for Copying Copying Printer Data Reception Printing Scanner Operations for scanning Scanning

× ×

× × × × × × × ×

× ×

× ×

× ×

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× × × ×

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TWAIN Web DeskTop Document Server Document Binder Server

Scanning Operations for Document Server Scanning a Document to Store in Document Server Printing from Document Server Printing

×

×

× ×

× × × × ×

×

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×

×

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Printing

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Simultaneous operations are only possible after the preceding job documents are all scanned and [New Job] appears. You can scan a document after the preceding job documents are all scanned. Simultaneous operation become possible after you press [New Job].

Printing

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Note If the machine is capable of executing multiple functions simultaneously, specify which function should have priority in "Print Priority". This setting is factory-preset to "Display Mode". For setting of Printing Priority Function, see "General Features", General Settings Guide.

While printing is in progress, scanning a document using another function may take more time.

Reference "General Features", General Settings Guide.

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2. Troubleshooting When Using the Copy Function

This chapter explains likely causes of and possible solutions for copier function problems.

When a Message Appears

This section explains the machine's main messages. If other messages appear, follow the instructions they contain.

Important Check the contact address and Serial No. of Machine shown in the Service Call message (L), and then contact your service representative. If the contact address is not shown, contact your sales representative. For messages that are not listed here, see "When You Have Problems Operating the Machine".

Message Cause The main power has just been turned on, paper type (plain paper/ translucent paper/ film) was changed, or the machine is otherwise getting ready. Solution Wait for the machine to fully warm-up. When "Scanning originals can be started." and "Select copy mode and Place original." are displayed alternately, you can make the settings for your copies and scan your originals. After the originals have been scanned, the machine will automatically start copying after it has warmed-up. See "Auto Start", Copy/Document Server Reference.

Please wait.

Cannot detect original size.

The machine cannot detect Manually select a paper tray without usthe size of the original. ing [Auto Paper Select], and specify a reproduction ratio without using [Auto Reduce / Enlarge]. The machine's memory · When Sort is selected, press [Exit] to is full due to scanning copy scanned originals, and then originals or performing a copy remaining originals. function. The number of · When the Job Preset function is seoriginals that can be lected, check the number of preset stored in memory dejobs, and then try scanning the origipends on the size of orignals again. inals and function settings. is set. Check the settings for Reduce/ Enlarge, etc., and then try again.

Memory is full.

Check paper size. An improper paper size

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Troubleshooting When Using the Copy Function

Message Cause The rotate sort function does not support the size of the scanned original. Solution You cannot use rotate sort with A0 (E), B4 JIS, A4 (A), and custom size paper. See "Sort", Copy/Document Server Reference. Set paper of the following dimensions:

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Rotate Sort is not available with this paper size. Select another paper size or cancel Rotate Sort mode.

Metric version

· 420 × 297 mm (A3) · 594 × 420 mm (A2) · 841 × 594 mm (A1) · 515 × 364 mm (B3 JIS) · 728 × 515 mm (B2 JIS)

Inch version (Engineering)

· 11" × 17" (B) · 17" × 22" (C) · 22" × 34" (D)

Inch version (Architecture)

· 12" × 18" (B) · 18" × 24" (C) · 24" × 35" (D)

Maximum number of sets is nn.

(A figure is placed at n.)

The number of copies ex- You can change the maximum copy ceeds the maximum quantity. See "General Features", General Settings Guide. copy quantity. The scanned originals have too many pages to store as one document. Press [Exit], and then store again with an appropriate number of pages.

File being stored exceeded max. number of pages per file. Copying will be stopped. You do not have the privileges to use this function. You do not have the privileges to use this function.

This user code is not allowed to use the function selected. This user code is not allowed to use the function selected.

Contact the administrator.

If the message continues to be displayed and you cannot switch the screen, press the {Energy Saver} key. Confirm that the display goes off, and then press the {Energy Saver} key again. The display will return to the user code entry display. When printing under the copier or printer function, press the {Energy Saver} key only after printing has finished. Inquire the user administrator for the correct login user name and login password.

Authentication has failed.

The entered login user name or login password is not correct.

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When a Message Appears

Message Cause Solution

Authentication has failed.

The machine cannot per- Contact the administrator. form authentication. Files can be deleted by the person who created the file. To delete a file which you are not authorized to delete, contact the person who created the file.

You have tried to delete The selected file(s) contained files without the authority to do so. file(s) without access privileges. Only file(s) with access privileges will be deleted. Document Server or Orig. is being scanned by anoth- Scanner function is in use. er function. Please wait.

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To cancel the job in process, press [Exit], and then press the {Document Server} or {Scanner} key. Next, press the {Clear/Stop} key. When the message "The Clear / Stop key was

pressed. Are you sure you want to stop scanning?" appears, press [Stop].

Please wait.

The destination list is be- Wait until the message disappears. Do ing updated from the not switch off the power while this mesnetwork using SmartDe- sage is displayed. viceMonitor for Admin. Depending on the number of destinations to be updated, there may be some delay before you can resume operation. Operations are not possible while this message is displayed.

Reference p.9 "When You Have Problems Operating the Machine"

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Troubleshooting When Using the Copy Function

When You Cannot Make Clear Copies

This section explains likely causes of and possible solutions for unclear copies.

Problem Cause Solution Clean the exposure glass or platen plate. See p.79 "Maintaining Your Machine". Clean the original and try copying again. Be particularly careful when using the following types of original: · Hand drawn or drawn on with other forms of pencil or pen, such as a plotter. · Film, translucent paper, or other originals that attract static electricity. · Very long originals. The background is dirty. Image density is too dark. Auto Image Density is not selected. Image density is too light. A light copy may result when you use damp or rough grain paper. Adjust the image density setting. See "Adjusting Copy Image Density", Copy/Document Server Reference. Select the auto density. See "Adjusting Copy Image Density", Copy/Document Server Reference. Adjust the image density settings. See "Adjusting Copy Image Density", Copy/Document Server Reference. Use the recommended paper. Also, use paper that has been stored in the recommended temperature and humidity condition. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. Add toner. See p.64 "Adding Toner". Use paper that has been stored in the recommended temperature and humidity condition. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. Set the paper thickness again. See "Tray Paper Settings", General Settings Guide. Set the paper thickness again. See "Tray Paper Settings", General Settings Guide. Clean the exposure glass or platen plate. See p.79 "Maintaining Your Machine". Select [Generation Copy], and then begin copying. See "Selecting the Original Type Setting", Copy/Document Server Reference. Black or white streaks ap- The exposure glass or pear on copies. platen plate is dirty. Black or white streaks ap- The original is dusty. pear on copies.

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The background is dirty.

Copies are too light.

Copies are too light.

Copies are too light. Parts of images are not printed.

Toner cartridge is almost empty. The paper is damp.

Toner fusing is poor. Toner fusing is poor. The same copy area is dirty whenever making copies. The same copy area is dirty whenever making copies.

The paper thickness is not properly set. The copy paper is too thick. The exposure glass or platen plate is dirty. The original that has already been printed is scanned.

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When You Cannot Make Clear Copies

Problem Cause Solution When using Repeat Copy with originals that have areas of solid color, set the number of originals as follows: A0 - A2 (E - C): 1 sheet, A3 (B) or smaller: 3 sheets. For details about sizes of originals, see "Measure Chart", Copy/Document Server Reference. Try using "Text / Photo" or "Photo". Select a proper paper thickness for the copy paper. See "Tray Paper Settings", General Settings Guide. Select a proper paper thickness for the copy paper. See "Tray Paper Settings", General Settings Guide. Wait about one minute.

Image density is uneven. The original has areas of solid color, or Positive/Negative is selected when copying multiple sheets.

Image density is uneven. Halftone originals can cause this problem. Images are blurred when using translucent paper. Extreme wrinkling occurs when using translucent paper. Strong wrinkles appear when using translucent paper. Streaks, scratches, or wrinkles appear in areas of solid black. Translucent paper is being used when copying multiple sheets. An improper paper thickness is selected. The paper type has recently been changed from plain paper to translucent paper. Copy paper has been changed from plain to translucent paper, or from translucent to plain paper. Image density is too high. Auto Image Density is not selected. Continuous copies have been made on small sized paper. Image density is too high.

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After switching from plain to translucent paper, wait one minute. After switching from translucent to plain paper, wait two minutes before making copies. Adjust the image density. See "Adjusting Copy Image Density", Copy/Document Server Reference. Select the auto density. See "Adjusting Copy Image Density", Copy/Document Server Reference. Wait about two minutes, and then try copying again. Adjust the image density. See "Adjusting Copy Image Density", Copy/Document Server Reference. Change the orientation of the original. Put mending tape on the pasted part.

The reverse side of an original image is copied. The reverse side of an original image is copied. Copies are blurred.

A shadow appears on copies if you use pasted originals.

Parts of images are not copied. Parts of images are not copied. White lines appear.

The original is not set correctly. The correct paper size is not selected. The exposure glass or platen plate is dirty.

Set originals correctly. See "Placing Originals", Copy/Document Server Reference. Select the proper paper size. Clean the exposure glass or platen plate. See p.79 "Maintaining Your Machine".

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Troubleshooting When Using the Copy Function

Problem White lines appear. Cause Solution

When D is blinking, ton- Add toner. See p.64 "Adding Toner". er is beginning to run out. The original is not set correctly. Your original has a dot pattern image or many lines. When using the exposure glass, face the originals down. See "Placing Originals", Copy/Document Server Reference. Place the original on the exposure glass at a slight angle.

Copies are blank.

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A moiré pattern is produced on copies.

Wrinkles appear on the copy.

The paper is damp.

· Replace the paper with new paper. · To prevent paper absorbing moisture, turn on the anti-humidity heater switch. See "Guide to Components", About This Machine.

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When You Cannot Make Copies As Wanted

When You Cannot Make Copies As Wanted

This section explains likely causes of and possible solutions for unclear copies.

Basic

Problem Cause Solution Load paper only as high as the upper limit markings on the side fences of the cut paper tray. See p.57 "Loading Paper". Misfeeds occur frequently. The number of sheets loaded in the cut paper tray exceeds the capacity of the machine.

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Misfeeds occur frequently. The cut paper tray's side Push the cut paper tray's side fences fences are set too tightly. slightly apart, and then reset the tray. Misfeeds occur frequently. The paper is damp. Use paper that has been stored in the recommended temperature and humidity condition. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. Use recommended paper. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. Cut folded or wrinkled areas off the paper roll. Remove cut paper that is folded or wrinkled. Misfeeds occur frequently. Jammed or torn paper is inside the machine. Misfeeds occur frequently. The paper is curled. Misfeeds occur frequently. Printed paper is being used. Remove the paper properly. See p.67 "Removing Jammed Paper". Smooth out the curl and try again. Use recommended paper. Do not use paper that has been already copied or printed onto. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. Replace the paper with new paper. Cut the paper to 1000 mm (40") just before copying. Turn on the anti-humidity heater switch. See "Anti-humidity Heater Switch", About This Machine. Use recommended paper. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. Set the original so that it is squarely aligned with the original guides. Adjust the Fine Magnification setting for Additional Copy. See "Fine Magnification", Copy/Document Server Reference.

Misfeeds occur frequently. The paper is too thick or too thin. Misfeeds occur frequently. The paper is folded or creased.

Copy paper becomes creased. Copy paper becomes creased. Copy paper becomes creased. Copies are slanted. Original and copy size does not match.

The paper is damp.

The paper is damp.

The paper is too thin. The original was not set straightly. Dampness can cause paper to stretch.

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Troubleshooting When Using the Copy Function

Problem Cause Solution

Cannot scan originals on Originals on different se- Scan the originals on each series separately. mixed A series and JIS B ries of paper cannot be series paper continuously. scanned continuously at the same time. You cannot combine sev- Selected functions caneral functions. not be used together. Check the combination of functions and make the settings again. See "Function Compatibility", Copy/Document Server Reference. Make sure the side fences are locked. See p.61 "Changing the Paper Size". Load the paper correctly. See p.57 "Loading Paper". After scanning the originals, load paper in the bypass tray.

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Images are skewed. Images are skewed. The machine does not start copying even though you have inserted paper into the bypass tray. Copies shift sideways. The side fences in the cut paper tray is not locked. The paper is feeding in at a slant. Originals are not scanned.

The paper roll is not set correctly. The original does not match the size in the original table setting. The paper is not set correctly in the bypass tray.

Set the paper roll correctly, making sure it is straight and not loose. See p.57 "Loading Paper". Adjust the original guides to the specified size, and then insert the original along the guides. See "Placing Originals", Copy/Document Server Reference. Make sure the paper size matches the bypass tray's paper guides. See "Copying from the Bypass Tray", Copy/Document Server Reference. Cancel Print Position Adjustment or Margin Adjustment mode. See "Margin Adjustment" and "Adjust Print Position", Copy/Document Server Reference. Cancel Print Position Adjustment or Margin Adjustment mode. See "Margin Adjustment" and "Adjust Print Position", Copy/Document Server Reference.

Copies shift sideways.

Copies shift sideways.

Copies shift in the direction of the original feed (or opposite) direction. Copies are shorter than the selected size, or cut off before the end.

Print Position Adjustment or Margin Adjustment mode is selected. Print Position Adjustment or Margin Adjustment mode is selected.

Edit

Problem In Double Copies mode, parts of the original image are not copied. Cause Combination of original and copy paper is not correct. Solution Specify the paper size again. For example, select A3L for A4K originals. See "Double Copies", Copy/Document Server Reference. Make the margin width narrower. You can adjust it between 2 - 99 mm (0.1" 3.9"). See "Edit", General Settings Guide.

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In Erase Border, Erase In- You set a wide erased side, or Erase Outside margin. mode, parts of the original image are not copied.

When You Cannot Make Copies As Wanted

Problem Cause Solution Place the originals correctly.

In Erase Border, Erase In- Originals are not side, or Erase Outside scanned correctly. mode, parts of the original image are not copied. Parts of the image are not copied. Print Position Adjustment or Margin Adjustment mode is selected. You placed a custom size original.

Cancel Print Position Adjustment or Margin Adjustment mode. See "Margin Adjustment" and "Adjust Print Position", Copy/Document Server Reference. Enter the size of the original, or set the scanning area wider. See "Placing Custom Size Originals" and "Wide Scan", Copy/Document Server Reference.

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Parts of the image are not copied.

In Image Repeat mode, the original image is not copied repeatedly.

You selected copy paper Select copy paper larger than the origithe same size as the orig- nals or select the proper reproduction inals, or you did not se- ratio. lect the proper reproduction ratio.

Combine

Problem When using Combine, parts of the image are not copied. Cause You specified a reproduction ratio that does not match the sizes of your originals and copy paper. You placed the originals in the incorrect order. Solution When you specify a reproduction ratio using Manual Paper Select mode, make sure that the ratio matches your originals and the copy paper. Select the correct reproduction ratio before using Combine mode. Start with the first page to be copied.

Copies are not in correct order.

Folding finisher

Problem Cause Solution If the folding finishers is offline, turn off the main power switches of both the machine and folding finisher, and then turn them back on again in the following order: folding finisher, and then the machine. Then check the folding finisher is online. "Please wait." ap- The folding finisher is offline. pears on the display panel and printing cannot be done. Cannot specify folding. Translucent paper or film has been selected. Turn off the main power switches of both the machine and folding finisher, and then turn them back on again in the following order: folding finisher, and then the machine. Then check the folding finisher is online. Translucent paper and film are not available for folding. They are delivered to the upper output stacker, but not folded. Select another paper type, and then specify folding. The folding finisher is not The folding finisher is recognized (is offline). turned off, or the folding finisher and the machine were not turned on in the correct order.

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Troubleshooting When Using the Copy Function

When Memory Is Full

This section explains likely causes of and possible solutions for problems related to full memory.

Message Cause The scanned originals exceeds the number of pages that can be stored in memory. Solution Press [Print] to copy scanned originals and cancel the scanning data. Press [Stop] to cancel the scanning data and not copy.

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Memory is full. nn originals have been scanned. Press [Print] to copy scanned originals. Do not remove remaining originals.

"n" in the message represents a changeable number.

Press [Continue] to scan and copy remaining originals.

The machine checked if the remaining originals should be copied, after the scanned originals was printed.

To continue copying, remove all copies, and then press [Continue]. To stop copying, press [Stop].

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3. Troubleshooting When Using the Printer Function

This chapter explains likely causes of and possible solutions for printer function problems.

When a Message Appears During Installation of the Printer Driver

This section explains what to do if a message appears when installing the printer driver. Message number 58 or 34 indicates that the printer driver cannot be installed using Auto Run. Install the printer driver using [Add Printer] or [Install Printer]. Message number 58 appears if there is a newer version of the printer driver already installed.

Windows 95/98/Me, Windows 2000, or Windows NT 4.0

This section explains the procedure under Windows 95/98/Me, Windows 2000, or Windows NT 4.0.

A On the [Start] menu, point to [Settings], and then click [Printers]. B Double-click the [Add Printer] icon. C Follow the instructions in [Add Printer Wizard].

If the printer driver is on a CD-ROM, the location of the RPCS printer driver is either \DRIVERS\RPCS\WIN9X_ME, or \DRIVERS\RPCS\WIN2K_XP. If the installer starts, click [Cancel] to quit.

D Specify a port.

For the setting procedure, see a description for the port you are using.

Note Available ports vary according to your Windows operating system or the type of interface. For details, see "Preparing the Machine", Printer Reference. Reference "Preparing the Machine", Printer Reference

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Troubleshooting When Using the Printer Function

Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003

This section explains the procedure under Windows XP Professional or Windows Server 2003.

A On the [Start] menu, click [Printers and Faxes]. B Click [Add a printer]. C Follow the instructions in [Add Printer Wizard].

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If the printer driver is on a CD-ROM, the location of the RPCS printer driver is \DRIVERS\RPCS\WIN2K_XP. If the installer starts, click [Cancel] to quit.

D Specify a port.

See the explanation for the port you are using for the setting procedure.

Note Available ports vary according to your Windows operating system or the type of interface. For details, see "Preparing the Machine", Printer Reference. Reference "Preparing the Machine", Printer Reference

Windows XP Home Edition

This section explains the procedure under Windows XP Home Edition.

A On the [Start] menu, click [Control Panel]. B Click [Printer and Other Hardware]. C Click [Printers and Faxes]. D Click [Add a Printer]. E Follow the instructions in [Add Printer Wizard].

If the printer driver is on a CD-ROM, the location of the RPCS printer driver is \DRIVERS\RPCS\WIN2K_XP. If the installer starts, click [Cancel] to quit.

F Specify a port.

For the setting procedure, see a description for the port you are using.

Note Available ports vary according to your Windows operating system or the type of interface. For details, see "Preparing the Machine", Printer Reference. Reference "Preparing the Machine", Printer Reference

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If USB Connection Fails

If USB Connection Fails

This section explains how to troubleshoot a problem related to USB connection.

Problem The machine is not automatically recognized. Cause Solution The USB cable is not con- Disconnect the USB cable, and then turn nected properly. the machine off and then back on again. After confirming the machine is on, connect the USB cable again. Open Windows' Device Manager, and then, under [Universal Serial Bus controllers], remove any conflicting devices. Conflicting devices have a [!] or [?] icon by them. Take care not to accidentally remove required devices. For details, see Windows Help. When using Windows 2000 / XP or Windows Server 2003, an erroneous device is displayed under [USB Controller] in the [Device Manager] dialog box. Windows Me and the ma- You need to download chine cannot be connected. USB Printing Support for Windows Me. Download USB Printing Support from the supplier's website. Search the model name you use on the supplier's website, and download USB Printing Support.

Windows has already con- Check whether the comfigured the USB settings. puter has identified the machine as an unsupported device.

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Troubleshooting When Using the Printer Function

When a Message Appears

This section describes the principal messages that appear on the panel display. If a message not described here appears, act according to the message.

Note Before turning the main power off, see "Turning On the Power", About This Machine.

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Reference "Turning On the Power", About This Machine

Status Messages

This section describes the machine status messages.

Message Status This is the default ready message. The machine is ready for use. No action is required. The machine is waiting for the next data to print. Wait a while. The machine is offline. To start printing, switch the machine online by pressing [Online]. This message might appear for a second or two while the machine is preparing, performing initial adjustments, or adding toner. Wait a while. All jobs in the machine are suspended. Wait a while. In the Hex Dump mode, the machine receives data in hexadecimal format. Turn off the machine after printing, and then turn back on. The machine is resetting the print job. Wait until "Ready" appears on the display panel. The machine is setting changing. You cannot use the control panel while this message is displayed. Wait a while.

Ready Waiting... Offline Please wait.

Job Suspended... Hex Dump Mode

Resetting job... Setting change...

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When a Message Appears

Alert Messages

This section describes the machine Alert messages.

Message Cause IEEE 802.11b interface unit was not inserted when the machine was turned on. Solution Turn off the machine and check the interface unit is inserted correctly. Then, turn the machine on again. If the message appears again, call your service representative.

Cannot connect with the wireless card. Turn the main power switch off, then check the card. Cannot connect with the wireless card. Turn the main power switch off, then check the card. Problems with the wireless card.

IEEE 802.11b interface unit was pulled out after the machine turned on.

Turn off the machine and check the interface unit is inserted correctly. Then, turn the machine on again. If the message appears again, call your service representative.

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A wireless card that the machine cannot use has been installed.

Turn off the machine and check the interface unit is inserted correctly. Then, turn the machine on again. If the message appears again, call your service representative. Turn off the machine and check the interface unit is inserted correctly. Then, turn the machine on again. If the message appears again, call your service representative. Turn off the main power switch, and back on again. If the message appears again, contact your service representative.

Problems with the wireless board.

Access to the wireless board in which the IEEE 802.11b interface unit is inserted is possible, but an error was detected. An error has occurred in the hard disk drive.

Problem with Hard Disk.

The entered pass- The password of the en- Enter the correct password. crypted PDF file has word is incorbeen entered incorrectly. rect. Error has occurred. USB has a problem. Hardware Problem: Ethernet Printing privileges have not been set for this document.

A syntax error, etc., has occurred. An error has occurred in the USB interface. An error has occurred in the Ethernet board. Check the PDF file is not corrupted. Turn off the main power switch, and back on again. If the message appears again, contact your service representative. Turn off the main power switch, and back on again. If the message appears again, contact your service representative.

You tried to print a print- You cannot print this document. protected document.

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Message Cause Use of this function is restricted. Solution Contact the administrator.

You do not have the privileges to use this function. Authentication has failed.

· The login user name or password entered is incorrect. · The machine currently cannot perform authentication.

· Check your login user name and password. · Contact the administrator.

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An error has occurred in Turn off the main power switch, and back Parallel I/F on again. If the message appears again, board has a prob- the parallel interface board. contact your service representative. lem.

Printer font error. File system is full.

An error has occurred in the font settings. There is not enough free space on the file system for printing PDF files. Maximum capacity of PostScript 3 list display has been exceeded.

Contact your service representative. Delete unnecessary files from the hard disk. Alternatively, reduce the number of files sent to the machine. Reduce the value of [Resolution] in the printer driver. Alternatively, select [Frame Priority] from [Memory Usage] in [System]. See "Printer Features", General Settings Guide. If this message continues to appear after taking these steps, decrease the number of files sent to the machine.

Memory Overflow

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When a Message Appears

Checking the Error Log

If files could not be stored due to printing errors, identify the cause of the errors by checking the error log on the control panel.

A Press the {Printer} key to display the printer screen.

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B Press [Error Log].

An error log list appears.

Note The most recent 30 errors are stored in the error log. If a new error is added when there are 30 errors already stored, the oldest error is deleted. However, if the oldest error is a Sample Print, Locked Print, Hold Print, or Stored Print error, it is not deleted. The error is stored separately until the number of errors reaches 30.

You cannot view [Error Log] on the simplified display. If the main power switch is turned off, the log is deleted.

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Troubleshooting When Using the Printer Function

When You Cannot Print

Use the following procedures if printing does not start when printing from a computer.

Problem Printing does not start. Cause The power is off. Solution Check the cable is securely plugged into the power outlet and the machine. Turn on the main power switch. Press [Online].

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Printing does not start. Printing does not start.

The machine is set to "Offline".

The cause is displayed Check the error message or warning staon the display of the con- tus on the display panel and take the retrol panel. quired action. See p.30 "When a Message Appears". The interface cable is not connected correctly. The correct interface cable is not being used. Connect the interface cable securely. See "Connecting to the Interfaces", General Settings Guide. The type of interface cable you should use depends on the computer. Be sure to use the correct one. If the cable is damaged or worn, replace it. See "Connecting to the Interfaces", General Settings Guide. Connect the interface cable before turning on the machine. To check signal status, press the {User Tools / Counter} key, and then press [System Settings] on the display panel. On the [Interface Settings] tab, select [IEEE 802.11b], and then press [Wireless LAN Signal]. If signal quality is poor, move the machine to a location where radio waves can pass or remove objects that might cause interference. (You can check signal status only when using wireless LAN in the infrastructure mode.)

Printing does not start.

Printing does not start.

Printing does not start.

The interface cable was connected after the machine was switched on. If the machine is operating in an extended wireless LAN, failure to print might result from a weak wireless signal.

Printing does not start.

Printing does not start.

If the machine is operating in an extended wireless LAN, SSID settings are incorrect.

Check using the machine's display panel that the SSID is correctly set. See "Network Settings", General Settings Guide.

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When You Cannot Print

Problem Printing does not start. Cause If the machine is operating in an extended wireless LAN, the receiver's MAC address may be preventing communication with the access point. The extended wireless LAN has not started. The login user name, login password, or driver encryption key is invalid. Solution Check access point settings when in the infrastructure mode. Depending on the access point, client access may be limited by MAC address. Also, check there are no problems in transmission between access point and wired clients, and between access point and wireless clients. Confirm the orange LED is lit, and the green LED is lit or blinks during transmission. Check the login user name, login password, or driver encryption key.

Printing does not start. Printing does not start.

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Printing does not start.

Advanced encryption Check the settings of the Extended Secuhas been set using the Ex- rity function with the administrator. tended Security function. If the data-in lamp is un- · When the machine is connected to a lit or not flashing even computer via a cable, check the comafter performing [Print], puter print port settings are correct. the machine has not reSee "When the machine is connected ceived the data. to the computer using the interface cable". · When it is networked with a computer, contact the administrator.

Data-in lamp does not blink or light up.

The status indicator of the printer is lit. "Updating the des-

The cause is displayed Check the error message on the display on the display of the con- panel and take required action. See p.30 trol panel. "When a Message Appears". Wait until the message disappears. Do not switch off the main power while this message is displayed. Depending on the number of destinations to be updated, there may be some delay before you can resume operation. Operations are not possible while this message is displayed. Contact your service representative. See "List / Test Print", General Settings Guide.

The destination list is being updated from the tination list... Please wait. Speci- network using SmartDeviceMonitor for Admin. fied destina-

tion(s) or sender's name has been cleared." appears.

[List / Test Print] is disabled. Printing does not start when using the extended wireless LAN in Ad-hoc mode. A mechanical error might have occurred.

The correct Communica- Turn the main power off and back on. tion mode is not set. See "Turning On the Power", About This Machine. Or, change the settings for [System Settings], [Interface Settings], and [Network]. See "Network Settings", General Settings Guide.

If the printing does not start, consult your service representative.

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When the machine is connected to the computer using the interface cable The following shows how to check the print port when the data-in lamp does not light up or blink. Check if the print port setting is correct. When it is connected using a parallel interface, connect it to LPT1 or LPT2. For Windows 95/98/Me A Click the [Start] button, point to [Settings], and then click [Printers]. B Click the icon of the machine. On the [File] menu, click [Properties]. C Click the [Details] tab. D In the [Print to the following port:] list, confirm the correct port is selected. For Windows 2000 or Windows NT 4.0 A Click the [Start] button, point to [Settings], and then click [Printers]. B Click the icon of the machine. On the [File] menu, click [Properties]. C Click the [Ports] tab. D In the [Print to the following port(s)] list, confirm the correct port is selected. For Windows XP Professional or Windows Server 2003 A Click the [Start] button, and then click [Printers and Faxes]. B Click the icon of the machine. On the [File] menu, click [Properties]. C Click the [Ports] tab. D In the [Print to the following port(s)] list, confirm the correct port is selected. For Windows XP Home Edition A Click the [Start] button, and then click [Control Panel]. B Click [Printers and Other Hardware]. C Click [Printers and Faxes]. D Click the icon of the machine. On the [File] menu, click [Properties]. E Click the [Ports] tab. F In the [Print to the following port(s)] list, confirm the correct port is selected.

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Other Printing Problems

Other Printing Problems

This section explains likely causes of and possible solutions for problems that can occur when printing from a computer.

If prints are not clear

Problem The print on the entire page is faded. The print on the entire page is faded. The print on the entire page is faded. Cause When D is blinking, toner is beginning to run out. The paper is damp. Solution Add toner. See p.64 "Adding Toner".

Use paper that has been stored in the recommended temperature and humidity condition. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine.

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The paper is unsuitable. Use the recommended paper. (Printing on coarse or treated paper might result in faint print image.) See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. The paper is damp. Use paper that has been stored in the recommended temperature and humidity condition. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. Add toner. See p.64 "Adding Toner".

Parts of images are not printed. White lines appear.

When D is blinking, toner is beginning to run out.

When printer driver settings are required

Problem The printed image is different from the image on the computer's display. Cause Solution With certain funcIn the application, change the layout, character tions, such as ensize, and character settings. largement and reduction, image layout might be different to that on the computer display. You might have selected to replace True Type fonts with machine fonts in the printing process. To print an image similar to that of the computer display, make settings to print True Type fonts as an image. See the printer driver Help.

The printed image is different from the image on the computer's display. When printing graphics, the output and the screen are different.

If the printer driver is If you want to print accurately, set the printer configured to use the driver to print without using the graphics comgraphics command, mand. See the printer driver Help. the graphics command from the machine is used to print. The correct printer language might have not been selected. Set the correct printer language.

Garbled characters are printed.

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Problem Cause Solution Set the machine's feed orientation and the printer driver's feed orientation accordingly. See the printer driver Help.

Images are printed in The feed orientation the wrong orientation. you selected and the feed orientation selected in the printer driver's option setup might not be the same. Images are cut off, or excess is printed. You may be using paper smaller than the size selected in the application. Print areas differ depending on machine used. Information that fits on a single page on one machine may not fit on a single page of another machine.

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Page layout is not as expected.

Use the same size paper as that selected in the application. If you cannot load paper of the correct size, use the reduction function to reduce the image, and then print. See the printer driver Help. Adjust the [Printable area:] setting in the [Printer Configuration...] dialog box on the [Print Settings] tab in the RPCS printer driver. See the printer driver Help.

Photo images are coarse. Solid lines are printed as broken lines.

Some applications print Use the application's settings to specify a higher at lower resolution. resolution. Dither patterns do not match. Make the following settings with the printer driver: Change the [Dithering:] setting on the [Image Adjustments] tab in the [Change User Settings...] dialog box, on the [Print Quality] tab in the RPCS printer driver. See the printer driver Help.

Set up optional devices on the Properties of the Optional components Bidirectional commuconnected to the ma- nication is not working. printer. chine are not recogSee the printer driver Help. nized when using Windows 95 / 98 / Me, Windows 2000 / XP, Windows Server 2003, and Windows NT 4.0. Print results using The correct applicacombined printing or tion or printer driver auto reduce/enlarge settings are not made. are not as expected under Windows 95 / 98 / Me / 2000 / XP, Windows Server 2003, or Windows NT 4.0. When printing on custom size paper under Windows, the image appears in the wrong position. Make sure the application's paper size and orientation settings match those of the printer driver. If a different paper size and orientation are set, select the same size and orientation.

The correct custom To print on custom size paper from the paper paper size is not spec- tray, specify the paper size in the printer drivified in the printer er's settings. See the printer driver Help. driver's settings.

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Other Printing Problems

When paper does not feed in properly

Problem Paper is not fed from the selected tray. Cause Solution When you are using a Set the desired input tray using the printer Windows operating driver. See the printer driver Help. system, printer driver settings override those set using the display panel. The cut paper tray's side fences might not be locked. The paper is feeding in at a slant. Check the side fences are locked. See p.61 "Changing the Paper Size". Load the paper correctly. See p.57 "Loading Paper".

Print is slanted.

Print is slanted. Misfeeds occur frequently.

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The number of sheets Load paper only as high as the upper limit loaded in the cut paper markings on the side fences of the cut paper tray exceeds the capac- tray. See p.57 "Loading Paper". ity of the machine. The paper is damp. Use paper that has been stored in the recommended temperature and humidity condition. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. Use recommended paper. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. Use recommended paper. Use paper that has been stored in the recommended temperature and humidity condition. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. Use recommended paper. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. Use paper that has been stored in the recommended temperature and humidity condition. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine.

Misfeeds occur frequently. Misfeeds occur frequently. Misfeeds occur frequently.

The paper is too thick or too thin. The copy paper is wrinkled or has been folded/creased. Printed paper is being used. The paper is damp.

Misfeeds occur frequently. Copy paper becomes creased. Copy paper becomes creased. There is considerable delay between the print start instruction and actual printing.

The paper is too thin. Use recommended paper. See "Copy Paper", About This Machine. Processing time deIf the data-in lamp is blinking, data has been repends on data volceived by the printer. Wait for a moment. ume. High volume data, such as graphics-heavy documents, take longer to process. The machine might be in "Sleep mode". The machine requires time to warm up if it has been in "Sleep mode". Specify "Sleep mode" in [System Settings], [Auto Off Timer]. If the paper type setting has been changed, there might be a delay before printing begins. Wait for a moment.

There is considerable delay between the print start instruction and actual printing. There is considerable delay between the print start instruction and actual printing.

The paper type setting was changed.

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Problem It takes a long time to complete a print job. Cause Processing time depends on data volume. High volume data, such as graphics-heavy documents, take longer to process. Solution Wait for a moment. Making the following setting on the printer driver may reduce the computer's workload. · Select [Speed] in the [Print priority] on the [Print Quality] tab in the printing preferences dialog box. · Also, select the [User settings] check box, and then click [Change User Settings...]. Select the lower value for the [Resolution:] list on the [Image Adjustments] tab in the [Change User Settings] dialog box. See the printer driver Help. Print jobs take a long time to complete. If a print job is data heavy, it will take longer to complete. If the data-in lamp is blinking, data has been received by the printer. Wait for a moment.

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Folding finisher

Problem Cause Solution Cannot specify folding. The folding finisher is When the folding finisher is offline, folding offline. cannot be specified. Turn off the main power switches of both the machine and folding finisher, and then turn them back on again in the following order: folding finisher, and then the machine. Then check the folding finisher is online. Cannot specify folding. The optional device is Configure the optional device correctly using not configured cor[Change Accessories...] on the printer driver. See rectly on the printer the printer driver Help. driver. Cannot specify folding. Translucent paper or film was specified. Translucent paper and film are not available for folding. They are delivered to the upper output stacker, but not folded. Select another paper type, and then specify folding.

"Please wait." appears on the display panel and printing cannot be done.

The folding finisher is Turn off the main power switch of both the maoffline. chine and folding finisher, and then turn them back on again in the following order: folding finisher, and then the machine. Then check the folding finisher is online.

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Other Printing Problems

Other printing problems

Problem A print instruction was issued from the computer, but printing did not start. Cause User Authentication may have been set. Solution · Ask the administrator for the user code. · Specify the user code you confirmed when printing from the printer driver. On the printer driver's [Printer Configuration] tab, click [User Code], and then enter the user code. To print password-protected PDF files, enter the password in the [PDF Menu] or on Web Image Monitor. · For details about [PDF Menu], see "PDF Menu", General Settings Guide. · For details about Web Image Monitor, see the Web Image Monitor Help. PDF files do not print out/cannot perform PDF direct print. PDF files do not print out/cannot perform PDF direct print. PDF files cannot be Change the PDF file security setting. printed if they are print-disabled in PDF file security setting. High compression PDF files created using the machine's scanner function cannot print directly. Open the application used to create the PDF, and then print the file using the application's driver. Re-save the file in normal (non-compressed) PDF format. Some types of High Compression PDF files are not supported. Consult your sales representative about the supported file types. PDF direct print pro- Fonts were not duces strange or mal- embedded. formed characters. Printing by wireless LAN is slow. Printing by wireless LAN is slow. The number of jobs exceeds the capacity of the machine. · A communication error might have occurred. · Interference from other wireless LAN devices can reduce communication speed. Embed fonts in the PDF file you want to print and then print. Reduce the number of jobs.

PDF files do not print out/cannot perform PDF direct print.

PDF files are password-protected.

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· Check if there are any other active wirelessdevices near the machine. · Remove the machine from close proximity with IEEE 802.11b wireless LAN devices.

If the problem cannot be solved, contact your service representative.

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4. Troubleshooting When Using the Scanner Function

This chapter explains likely causes of and possible solutions for scanner function problems.

When Scanning Is Not Done As Expected

This section explains causes and remedies when scan results are not as expected.

Problem The scanned image is dirty. The image is distorted or out of position. Cause The exposure glass or platen plate is dirty. The original has not been loaded square. Solution Clean the exposure glass or platen plate. See p.79 "Maintaining Your Machine". Insert the original along the original guides, so it is straight. See "Setting Original Orientation", Scanner Reference. Place the original in the correct orientation. See "Setting Original Orientation", Scanner Reference. When the original is placed directly on the original table, the side to be scanned must face down. See "Setting Original Orientation", Scanner Reference.

The orientation of the scanned image is not correct. No image results from scanning.

The original was placed in the wrong top/bottom or left/right orientation. The original was placed with the front and back reversed.

The scanned image contains white spaces.

· If you scan originals using Scanning at a higher resolution functions other than the netmay reduce the margins. work TWAIN scanner function, certain paper size and resolution settings may produce scanned images that are larger than the specified size because of margins being added to the sides. · If the File Format Converter (optional ) is installed, the margins may become wider.

The scanner journal cannot be printed. The scanner journal cannot be printed. The scanner journal cannot be printed.

The paper tray is open.

Close the paper tray.

Paper is loaded in the bypass tray Remove the paper from the bybut another paper tray is specified. pass tray. The original exit switching lever is in the rear output position. Switch the original exit switching lever to upper output. If large-size files become a problem, set Compression to [Off] under Scanner Features.

The file size of the com- For detailed images such as line pressed image is larger drawings, the file size increases than that of the nonafter compression. compressed image.

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Troubleshooting When Using the Scanner Function

When You Cannot Send Scanned Files

The following sections explain likely causes of and solutions for Network Delivery and E-mail Sending-related problems.

When Stored Files Cannot Be Accessed

This section explains likely causes of and possible solutions for job access-related problems.

Problem The stored file is locked and is not accessible. Cause Solution The file, which is password pro- Contact the administrator. tected, is locked because the password was incorrectly entered ten times.

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When You Cannot Browse the Network to Send a Scan File

This section explains likely causes of and possible solutions for the Browse Network failing to operate when files are sent.

Problem Cause Solution Check the settings. See "Network Settings ", General Settings Guide. The network cannot be The following machine settings browsed when specifying may not be correct: the destination folder. · IPv4 address · Subnet Mask

When the TWAIN Driver Cannot Be Started

This section explains likely causes of and possible solutions for the TWAIN driver failing to operate.

Problem The Scanner Properties dialog box cannot be displayed. Cause Advanced encryption has been specified in the extended security setting. Solution For details about the extended security setting, contact an administrator.

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When You Cannot Send Scanned Files

When Stored Files Cannot Be Edited

This section explains likely causes of and possible solutions for the TWAIN driver failing to operate.

Problem Stored files cannot be deleted. File names and passwords cannot be changed. Files cannot be redelivered. Cause Limits have been imposed using the available extended security function. Solution Contact the administrator.

When the Network Delivery Function Cannot Be Used

This section explains likely causes of and possible solutions for the Network Delivery function failing to operate.

Problem The network delivery function cannot be used. The network delivery function cannot be used. Cause The delivery software may be an old version or a security setting may be specified. The network delivery function setting is not correct. Solution Contact the administrator.

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Specify it correctly. See "Settings Required to Use the Network Delivery Scanner", General Settings Guide.

Operations Are Not Possible When Messages Appear

This section explains likely causes of and possible solutions for messages that appear and when the machine fails to operate.

Message Cause The destination list is being updated from the network using SmartDeviceMonitor for Admin. Depending on the number of destinations to be updated, there may be some delay before you can resume operation. Operations are not possible while this message is displayed. Solution Wait until the message disappears. Do not switch off the power while this message is displayed.

Destination list / machine settings are updated. Selected destinations or function settings have been cleared. Please re-select the settings.

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When a Message Appears

This section explains likely causes of and possible solutions for error messages that may appear on the machine's control panel.

When a Message Appears on the Control Panel

This section explains causes and remedies if an error message appears on the display of the control panel.

Important If a message not described here appears, act according to the message. For information about how to turn off the main power switch, see "Turning On the Power", About This Machine.

Message Cause Solution No HDD is available for Contact your service representative. this function, or File Format Converter is not connected.

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No HDD is available for this function, or File Format Converter is not connected. Cannot use Scanner Function. Connection with LDAP server has failed. Check the server status. LDAP server authentication has failed. Check the settings. The destination list has been updated. Specified destination(s) or sender's name has been cleared.

A network error has occurred and connection has failed.

Try the operation once more. If the message is still shown, the network may be crowded. Check the information of System Settings. See "System Settings", General Settings Guide.

The user name and pass- Make settings correctly for the user word differ from those set name and the password for LDAP servfor LDAP Authentication. er authentication. A specified destination or sender's name was cleared when the destination list in the delivery server was updated. Specify the destination or sender's name again.

Updating the des- A network error has tination list has occurred. failed. Try again?

Check whether the server is connected.

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When a Message Appears

Message Cause Solution If a destination or sender's name was already selected, re-select it after this message disappears.

Updating the des- The destination list has tination list... been updated. Please wait. Specified destination(s) or sender's name has been cleared. Exceeded max. number of files which can be sent at the same time. Reduce the number of the selected files. Exceeded max. No. of results to display. Max.: nnn

(A figure is placed at n.) The number of files exceeded the maximum number possible.

Reduce the number of files and send them again.

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Search results have exSearch again after changing the search ceeded the max. display- conditions. able number.

You do not have the privileges to use this function. Exceeded max. number of standby files.Try again after the current file is sent. Exceeded time limit for LDAP server search. Check the server status. The specified group contains some destination(s) that do not have access privileges. Do you want to select only the privileged destination(s)?

The machine has not been set to allow you to use the function.

Contact the administrator.

The maximum number of There are 100 files waiting in the sendstandby files was exceeded. ing queue for e-mail, Scan to Folder, or delivery functions. Wait until files have been sent.

A network error has occurred and connection has failed.

Try the operation once more. If the message is still shown, the network may be crowded. Check the information of System Settings. See "System Settings", General Settings Guide. To select destinations for sending by email, press [Select] for the message displayed on the e-mail screen. To select destination for sending by Scan to Folder, press [Select] for the message displayed on the Scan to Folder screen.

The specified group contains some destinations for sending by e-mail and some destinations for sending by Scan to Folder.

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Message Cause The destination computer name or folder name is invalid. The maximum number of specifiable alphanumeric characters in a path has been exceeded. Solution Check whether the computer name and the folder name for the destination are correct. The maximum number of characters which can be entered for the path is 128. Check the number of character you entered, and then enter the path again. See "Transmission Function", Scanner Reference. The files can be deleted by the file administrator. To delete a file which you are not authorized to delete, contact the administrator.

Cannot find the specified path. Please check the settings. Exceeded max. number of alphanumeric characters for the path.

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You have tried to delete The selected file(s) contained files without the authority to do so. file(s) without access privileges. Only file(s) with access privileges will be deleted.

Some of selected files are currently in use. They could not be deleted.

You cannot delete a file Cancel transmission ("Waiting..."status whose status is "Waitcleared) or the DeskTopBinder setting, ing..." or that is being ed- and then delete the file. ited with DeskTopBinder. You can only cancel files waiting to be sent. You cannot cancel files already sent or currently being sent, files that were sent but did not reach the destination, or files that have been cancelled.

You cannot cancel a file Cannot cancel currently being sent. sending all selected file(s). Certain file(s) are currently being sent.

Selected file is currently in use. Cannot change file name. Selected file is currently in use. Cannot change password. Selected file is currently in use. Cannot change user name.

You cannot change the Cancel transmission ("Waiting..." status name of a file whose sta- cleared) or the DeskTopBinder setting, tus is "Waiting..." or that and then change the file name. is being edited with DeskTopBinder. You cannot change the password of a file whose status is "Waiting..." or that is being edited with DeskTopBinder. You cannot change the sender's name whose status is "Waiting..." or that is being edited with DeskTopBinder. Cancel transmission ("Waiting..." status cleared) or the DeskTopBinder setting, and then delete the password.

Cancel transmission ("Waiting..." status cleared) or the DeskTopBinder setting, and then change the user name.

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When a Message Appears

Message Cause Solution

Connection with the destination has failed. Check the status and connection. To check the current status, press [Scanned Files Status].

The correct Network set- · Check the network settings of the clitings are not made. ent computer. · Check that components such as the LAN cable are connected properly. · Check that the server settings are correct and the server is working properly.

The entered user name · Check that the user name and passAuthentication word are correct. with the destina- or password was invalid. tion has failed. · Check that the ID and password for the destination folder are correct. Check settings. To check the cur· A password of 128 or more characrent status, ters may not be recognized. press [Scanned Files Status].

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Destination(s) or sender name is not specified. Destination(s) have not been specified. Sender has not been specified.

Destination(s) or sender name is not specified. Destination(s) have not been specified. The sender's name was not specified.

Send e-mail after specifying the destination(s) or sender's name. Send e-mail after specifying the destination(s).

A sender's name should be specified before sending e-mail. Send e-mail after specifying the sender's name. · Increase the size of [Max. E-mail Size]. · Set [Divide & Send E-mail] to [Yes (per Page)] or [Yes (per Max. Size)]. See "Send Settings", General Settings Guide.

Exceeded max. E- The maximum e-mail mail size. Send- size has been exceeded. ing E-mail has been cancelled. Check [Max. Email Size] in Scanner Features. Sending the data has failed. The data will be resent later. Transmission has failed. To check the current status, press [Scanned Files Status].

A network error has occurred and a file was not sent correctly. While a file was being sent, a network error occurred and the file could not be sent correctly.

Wait until sending is retried automatically after the preset interval. If sending fails again, contact the network administrator. Try the operation once more. If the message is still shown, the network may be crowded. Contact the administrator. Press [Scanned Files Status] to display the transmission results, and then check which job has not been sent. See "Confirmation Displays", Scanner Reference.

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Message Cause Solution

Transmission has failed. Insufficient memory in the destination hard disk. To check the current status, press [Scanned Files Status]. Output buffer is full. Sending the data has been cancelled. Please try again later. Exceeded max. number of pages per file. Do you want to store the scanned pages as 1 file? Exceeded maximum number of file to store. Delete all unnecessary files.

Transmission has failed. Allocate sufficient space. There was not enough free space on the hard disk of the SMTP server, FTP server, or client computer at the destination.

Too many jobs are in standby state, and sending was cancelled.

Retry sending after sending jobs in standby state completes.

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The file being stored has exceeded the max. number of pages for one file.

Specify whether to use the data or not. Scan the pages that were not scanned and store them as a new file. See "Storing Files Using the Scanner Function", Scanner Reference.

Too many files are waiting to be delivered.

Select fewer files for transmission, or delete some unneeded files. For details about the number of files that you can store, see "Storage Function", Scanner Reference. Select fewer files for transmission, or delete some unneeded files. For details about the number of files that you can store, see "Storage Function", Scanner Reference.

Too many files are waitExceeded max. number of stored ing to be delivered. files. Cannot send the scanned data as capturing files is unavailable.

Exceeded max. number of files which can be used in Document Server at the same time. Entered protection code for destination is incorrect. Please re-enter. Password entered is not correct. Please re-enter.

The maximum number of files that can be stored in the document server has been exceeded.

Check the files stored, and then delete unneeded files. See "Document Server", Copy/Document Server Reference or "Storing Files Using the Scanner Function", Scanner Reference.

The correct protect destina- Make sure the protection code is correct, tion code was not entered. and then enter it again. See "Registering a Protection Code", General Settings Guide.

You have entered an incorrect password.

Check the authentication settings, and then enter a correct password.

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When a Message Appears

Message Cause Solution

Exceeded max. number of alphanumeric characters.

The maximum enterable Make sure the maximum number of number of alphanumeric characters which can be entered, and characters has been exceeded. then enter it again. See "Values of Various Set Items for Transmission/Storage/Delivery Function", Scanner Reference. The entered login user name or login password is incorrect. The entered path format is incorrect. Check the login user name and login password. The machine is unable to authenticate. Contact an administrator. Confirm the destination computer and the path, and then enter it again.

Authentication has failed. The entered path is not correct. Please re-enter.

Reduce the number of pages in the transCaptured file ex- The maximum number of pages per file has been mitted file, and then resend the file. See ceeded max. exceeded. "Storage Function", Scanner Reference. number of pages per file. Cannot send the scanned data.

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Original is being The machine is using an- Retry scanning after the operation with the other function is completed. scanned by anoth- other function such as copying. er function. Please wait.

[Copier][Document Server]...

Original is being The machine is using anscanned by anoth- other function such as copying. er function. Switch to the following function, then press the Stop key to cancel scanning or press the Start key to continue.

[Copier][Document Server]...

Switch to another function such as Copier, Document Server, etc., and then press either the {Clear/Stop} key to cancel scanning or the {Start} key to continue.

Specify destination(s) and set original(s). Specify the next destination, then set original.

Destination(s) is not specified. The next destination is not specified.

Specify destination(s), and then set original(s).

Specify the next destination, and then set original.

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Message Cause The entered e-mail address is incorrect. Solution Make sure the e-mail address is correct, and then enter it again.

E-mail address entered is not correct. Please re-enter. Memory is full. Press [Send] to send the current scanned data, or press [Cancel] to delete.

Because there is not enough free hard disk space in the machine for delivering or sending by e-mail while storing in the Document Server, only some of the pages could be scanned. Because of insufficient hard disk space, the first page could not be scanned.

Specify whether to use the data or not.

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Memory is full. Cannot scan. The scanned data will be deleted.

Try one of the following measures: · Wait for a while, and then retry the scan operation. · Reduce the scan area or scanning resolution. See "Scan Settings", Scanner Reference. · Delete unneeded stored files. See "Deleting a Stored File", Scanner Reference.

Memory is full. Do you want to store scanned file?

Because there is not enough free hard disk space in the machine for storing in the Document Server, only some of the pages could be scanned.

Specify whether to use the data or not.

No paper is set in the No paper. Load specified paper tray. paper of one of the following sizes, then press [Start Printing]. A3K, B4K, A4K... The scanned original Exceeded max. was too large, or its oridata capacity. entation was not correct. Set Original Orientation to "R" then press the Start key again.

Load paper of the sizes listed in the message.

Specify the scan size and resolution again. Note that it may not be possible to scan very large originals at a high resolution. Re-loading the original in a different orientation may enable the machine to scan large originals. See "Relationship between Resolution and Scan Size", Scanner Reference.

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When a Message Appears

Message Cause The scanned data exceeded maximum data capacity. Solution Specify the scan size and resolution again. Note that it may not be possible to scan very large originals at a high resolution. See "Relationship between Resolution and Scan Size", Scanner Reference. Select whether to send the data so far.

Exceeded max. data capacity.Check scanning resolution, then press Start key again. Exceeded max. page capacity per file. Press [Send] to send the scanned data, or press [Cancel] to delete. Cannot display preview of this page.

The number of scanned pages exceeded maximum page capacity.

The size of the image you want to preview is larger than A2 (C).

Images larger than A2 (C) cannot be previewed. Specify A2 (C) or a smaller image, or scan again at A2 (C) or smaller.

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Reference "Turning On the Power", About This Machine

When a Message Appears on the Client Computer

This section explains likely causes of and possible solutions for the main error messages displayed on the client computer when using the TWAIN driver.

Important If a message not described here appears, act according to the message. For information about how to turn off the main power switch, see "Turning On the Power", About This Machine.

Message Cause A paper misfeed has occurred. Solution Remove jammed originals, and place them again. Check whether the originals are suitable to be scanned by the machine.

Paper misfeed has occurred.

The scanning area does not match the original. The start position of the scanning area does not match the original.

The specified area to be scanned differs from the actual scanned area of the original. The specified area to be scanned differs from the actual scanned area of the original.

Check the location of the original.

Check the location of the original.

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Message Cause An original was not loaded within the specified time limit. Solution Load an original within the time limit specified in [Standby Time].

Standby time reached.

Please call your An unrecoverable error has Contact your service representative. service represen- occurred in the machine. tative.

The TWAIN scanner Scanner is not available on the function cannot be used specified device. on this machine. Contact your service representative.

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Scanner is not available. Check the scanner connection status.

· The machine's main power switch is off. · The machine is not connected to the network correctly.

· Set the main power switch to "On". · Check whether the machine is connected to the network correctly. · Deselect the personal firewall function of the client computer. · Use an application such as telnet to make sure SNMPv1 or SNMPv2 is set as the machine's protocol. See "Network Settings", General Settings Guide and "Using telnet", Network Guide.

Cannot find the scanner. Check the scanner main power switch. Error has occurred on the scanner. Scanning will be cancelled. Fatal error has occurred in the scanner. Scanner is not ready. Check the scanner and the options.

The machine's main power switch is off.

Check that the cable is securely plugged into the power outlet and the machine. Set the main power switch to "On".

The application-speciCheck whether the scanning settings fied scan conditions have made with the application exceed the exceeded the setting setting range of the machine. range of the machine.

An unrecoverable error has An unrecoverable error has occurred in the occurred on the machine. machine. Call your service representative. The original cover is open. Check whether the original cover is closed.

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When a Message Appears

Message Cause Solution · Reset the scan size. · Lower the resolution. · Set with no compression. See TWAIN Driver help. The problem may be due to the following cause: · "The Relationship between the Resolution and the Scanning Area" chart in Help for halftone scanning might not always apply. Scanning cannot be performed if large values are set for brightness when using halftone or high resolution.

Insufficient mem- Scanner memory is insufficient. ory.Reduce the scanning area.

Error has occurred within the scanner driver.

An error has occurred in the driver.

· Check whether the network cable is connected correctly to the client computer. · Check whether the Ethernet board of the client computer is recognized correctly by Windows. · Check whether the client computer can use the TCP/IP protocol.

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Scanner is in use by another function.

A function of the machine other than the scanner function is being used such as the copier function.

Wait for a while and reconnect.

Insufficient mem- The computer does not ory. Reduce reso- have enough memory. lution, original size, or scanning area. No User Code is registered. Consult your system administrator. Any of Login User Name, Login Password or Driver Encryption Key is incorrect.

Access is restricted with user codes.

Reduce the resolution or size of scanning. Alternately, try scanning again after closing any other applications in use.

Contact the administrator of the machine.

The entered login user · Check the login user name, login name, password, or drivpassword, and driver encryption er encryption key was key. invalid. · Permission to use this function has not been granted. Contact the administrator.

Reference "Turning On the Power", About This Machine

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5. Adding Paper and Toner

This chapter explains troubleshooting procedures that are applicable to all the machine's functions.

Loading Paper

This section explains what to do when paper runs out and needs reloading.

R CAUTION: · Be careful when replacing the roll paper or removing misfed paper by following the operating instructions properly. Otherwise, an injury may result from the paper cutter inside. R CAUTION: · The fusing section of this machine might be very hot. Caution should be taken when removing misfed paper. R CAUTION: · When replacing or loading the paper roll, do not put the paper roll on the upper of the paper roll tray. Otherwise the tray may fall and an injury may result.

· Hold the paper rolls horizontally with both hands. When you grab the paper holder and hold the paper roll vertically, the paper roll may fall off and an injury may result.

R CAUTION: · When replacing or loading the paper, or clearing paper jams, pull out the cut paper tray slowly with both hands. Do not pull out the cut paper tray with a single hand. Otherwise the rear of the cut paper tray may fall and an injury may result. Important When removing paper rolls, lift the paper holders on either side of the paper roll before removing. Do not lift one side only. This could damage the machine.

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Note If the original hanger (optional) is installed, remove it before pulling out the paper roll tray or cut paper tray.

For paper types and sizes that can be loaded in the paper roll tray and cut paper tray, see "Recommended Paper Sizes and Types", About This Machine. For details about changing the paper size in the paper roll tray or cut paper tray, see "Changing the Paper Size". To load paper in the bypass tray, see "Copying from the Bypass Tray", Copy/Document Server Reference.

Reference p.61 "Changing the Paper Size"

"Recommended Paper Sizes and Types", About This Machine "Copying from the Bypass Tray", Copy/Document Server Reference

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Loading Paper

Loading the Paper Roll

The following procedure explains loading the paper roll.

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Note When you use the printer function, set the paper volume again after loading the paper roll. See "Tray Paper Settings", General Settings Guide. When you change the paper size or paper type, make the paper size or type settings under System Settings. See "Tray Paper Settings", General Settings Guide.

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Reference "Tray Paper Settings", General Settings Guide

Loading Cut Paper

The following procedure explains loading cut paper.

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Note Fan the paper before loading.

Straighten curled or warped paper before loading. Extend the side-end fences when changing to a larger paper size such as A3. See "Changing the Paper Size in the Cut Paper Tray".

Reference p.63 "Changing the Paper Size in the Cut Paper Tray"

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Changing the Paper Size

Changing the Paper Size

This section explains how to change a paper size. Procedures for changing the paper size differ depending on the tray. Make sure you are following the appropriate procedure before you begin.

Note Be sure to select the paper size with System Settings. If you do not, misfeeds might occur. See, "Tray Paper Settings", General Settings Guide.

For details about paper sizes and types, see "Copy Paper", About This Machine.

Reference "Copy Paper", About This Machine

"Tray Paper Settings", General Settings Guide

Changing the Paper Size in the Paper Roll Tray

The following procedure explains how to change a paper size in the paper roll tray.

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Removing the roll holder

The following procedure explains removing the roll holder.

Important Always follow the instructions below when adjusting the roll holder. Do not force the roll holder by pulling or sliding it strongly. This could damage it.

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Setting the roll holder

The following procedure explains setting the roll holder.

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Note For procedures about loading the paper, see "Loading Paper". Confirm paper width using the paper roll tray's scale. Reference p.57 "Loading Paper"

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Changing the Paper Size in the Cut Paper Tray

The following procedure explains how to change a paper size in the cut paper tray.

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Note This procedure is required for loading A3K, B4 JISK, 11" × 17"K, or 12" × 18"K size paper.

If you want to load A4K, 81/2" × 11"K paper sizes, see "Loading Cut Paper". When you change the paper size or paper type, make the paper size or type settings under System Settings. See "Tray Paper Settings", General Settings Guide. Fan the paper before loading. Straighten curled or warped paper before loading.

Reference p.60 "Loading Cut Paper"

"Tray Paper Settings", General Settings Guide

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Adding Toner

This section explains adding and storing toner.

R WARNING: · Do not incinerate used toner or toner containers. Toner dust might ignite when exposed to an open flame. Dispose of used toner containers in accordance with local regulations. R CAUTION: · Keep toner (used or unused) and toner containers out of reach of children. R CAUTION: · If toner or used toner is inhaled, gargle with plenty of water and move into a fresh air environment. Consult a doctor if necessary.

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R CAUTION: · If toner or used toner gets into your eyes, flush immediately with large amounts of water. Consult a doctor if necessary. R CAUTION: · If toner or used toner is swallowed, dilute by drinking a large amount of water. Consult a doctor if necessary. R CAUTION: · Avoid getting toner on your clothes or skin when removing a paper jam or replacing toner. If your skin comes into contact with toner, wash the affected area thoroughly with soap and water.

· If toner gets on your clothing, wash with cold water. Hot water will set the toner into the fabric and may make removing the stain impossible.

R CAUTION: · Do not open toner containers forcefully. Toner can spill, dirtying your clothes or hands, and possibly resulting in accidental ingestion. Important Fault may occur if you use toner other than the recommended type.

When adding toner, do not turn off the operation switch. If you do, settings will be lost. Always add toner when the machine instructs you. When a message "DAdd Toner" is shown on the display, replace the applicable toner. Store toner containers in a cool, dry place free from direct sunlight. Store on a flat surface.

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Note You can check name of the required toner name and the replacement procedure using the "DAdd Toner" screen.

Press [System Status] to check contact number where you can order supplies. See "Checking Machine Status and Settings".

Reference p.5 "Checking Machine Status and Settings"

Inserting Toner

The following describes how to replace toner.

Important Do not shake the removed toner cartridge. The remaining toner might scatter.

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Note The waste toner bottle makes a noise when toner is added. This noise does not indicate a malfunction.

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Sending Scanned Documents When Toner Has Run Out

When the machine has run out of toner, the indicator on the display lights. Note that even if there is no toner left, you can still send scanned documents.

A Make sure that the machine is in scanner mode. B Press [Exit], and then perform transmission operation.

The error message disappears.

Note If the scanner screen does not appear in step A, press the {Scanner} key.

Used Toner

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Toner cannot be re-used. Bring the stored used container to your sales or service representative for recycling through our recycling system. If you discard it on your own, treat it as general plastic waste material.

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6. Clearing Misfeeds

This chapter explains what to do when paper or originals misfeed (become jammed inside the machine).

Removing Jammed Paper

R CAUTION: · The fusing section of this machine might be very hot. Caution should be taken when removing misfed paper. R CAUTION: · Be careful when replacing the roll paper or removing misfed paper by following the operating instructions properly. Otherwise, an injury may result from the paper cutter inside. R CAUTION: · When replacing or loading the paper, or clearing paper jams, pull out the cut paper tray slowly with both hands. Do not pull out the cut paper tray with a single hand. Otherwise the rear of the cut paper tray may fall and an injury may result. R CAUTION: · Keep your hands clear of the paper exit area and the inside of the folding finisher. You can trap your fingers if you do not. Important When clearing misfeeds, do not turn off the operation switch. If you do, your settings will be lost. To prevent misfeeds, do not leave any torn scraps of paper inside the machine. Contact your service representative if misfeeds occur frequently. Note For details about how to locate and remove misfeeds, see "Locating Jammed Paper" or "Removing Jammed Paper". On the original cover, paper output exit cover, or paper roll tray, there is a sticker explaining how to remove misfed paper. Reference p.68 "Locating Jammed Paper"

p.69 "Removing Jammed Paper"

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Clearing Misfeeds

Locating Jammed Paper

If a misfeed happens, remove the misfed paper or original by following the procedures shown on the diagrams on the original cover, paper output exit cover, or paper roll tray. A misfeed has occurred in the place corresponding to the letter displayed on the control panel.

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A Press the key of the section from where you want to remove the jammed paper.

B After each step is complete, press [Next]. To go back to the previous step,

press [Previous].

C When all jammed paper are removed, restore the machine to the original state.

Note More than one misfeed may be indicated. When this happens, check all the areas indicated.

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Removing Jammed Paper

Removing Jammed Paper

The following procedure explains how to remove jammed paper.

Important The internal parts of the machine may be hot. Wait for the fusing unit to cool down before clearing a paper jam in the unit.

When removing jammed paper from the fusing section, touch only the areas explicitly specified in this manual. Do not remove the fusing unit. Doing so can result in reduced print quality.

Note On the original cover, paper output exit cover, or paper roll tray, there is a sticker explaining how to remove misfed paper.

If a detailed removal instruction appears on the right of the screen, follow it. You can also use the procedure indicated in [System Status] to remove jammed paper.

When A1 is lit

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Clearing Misfeeds

When A2 is lit

6

ATK011S

70

Removing Jammed Paper

When B is lit

ATK012S

When C is lit

6

ATK013S

When P is lit

ATK014S

71

Clearing Misfeeds

When N1 - N7 is lit When N1 is lit

ATK015S

6

When N3 is lit

ATK016S

When N5 is lit

ATK017S

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Removing Jammed Paper

When N7 is lit

ATK018S

6

73

Clearing Misfeeds

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7. Remarks

This chapter describes how to maintain and operate the machine.

Where to Put Your Machine

This section provides precautions for installation, movement and disposal.

Machine Environment

Choose your machine's location carefully. Environmental conditions greatly affect its performance.

Moving

The following describes precautions when moving the machine.

R CAUTION: · Contact your service representative if you need to lift the machine (such as when relocating it to another floor). Do not attempt to lift the machine without the assistance of your service representative. The machine will be damaged if it topples or is dropped, resulting in malfunction and risk of injury to users. The machine's various handling areas are for service engineer use only. Do not touch these areas. R CAUTION: · Before moving the machine, be sure to disconnect all external connections, especially the power cord from the wall outlet. Damaged power cords are a fire and electric shock hazard. R CAUTION: · Unplug the power cord from the wall outlet before you move the machine. While moving the machine, you should take care that the power cord will not be damaged under the machine. Important Be careful when moving the machine. Take the following precautions:

· Turn off the main power. · Unplug the power cord from the wall outlet. When you pull out the plug from the socket, grip the plug to avoid damaging the cord, thereby reducing the risk of fire or electric shock. · Close all covers and trays, including the front cover and bypass tray. Keep the machine level and carry it carefully, taking care not to jolt or tip it. Rough handling may cause a malfunction or damage the hard disk or memory, resulting in loss of stored files.

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Remarks

Do not take off the holding stand. Protect the machine from strong shocks. Impact can damage the hard disk and cause stored files to be lost. As a precautionary measure, files should be copied to another computer.

Note For details about how to turn the main power off, see "Turning On the Power", About This Machine. Reference "Turning On the Power", About This Machine

Optimum environmental conditions

The following describes precautions when locating the machine.

R CAUTION: · Keep the machine away from humidity and dust. Otherwise a fire or an electric shock might occur.

· Do not place the machine on an unstable or tilted surface. If it topples over, an injury might occur.

R CAUTION: · After you move the machine, use the caster fixture to fix it in place. Otherwise the machine might move or come down to cause an injury. R CAUTION: · Make sure the room where you are using the machine is well ventilated and spacious. Good ventilation is especially important when the machine is used heavily.

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Temperature: 10 - 30 °C (50 - 86 °F) Humidity: 15 - 90% A strong and level base. The machine must be level within 5 mm, 0.2 inches: both front to rear and left to right. · To avoid possible buildup of ozone, make sure to locate this machine in a large well ventilated room that has an air turnover of more than 30 m3/hr/person. · · · ·

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Where to Put Your Machine

Environments to avoid

· Locations exposed to direct sunlight or other sources of strong light (more than 1,500 lux). · Locations directly exposed to cool air from an air conditioner or heated air from a heater. (Sudden temperature changes can cause condensation to form inside the machine.) · Locations close to machines generating ammonia, such as a diazo copy machine. · Places where the machine will be subject to frequent strong vibration. · Dusty areas. · Areas with corrosive gases.

Access to the machine

Place the machine near the power source, providing the clearance areas shown.

Clearance required for the machine only

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1. Rear: 60 cm (23.6") or more 2. Right: 60 cm (23.6") or more

3. Front: 100 cm (39.4") or more 4. Left: 60 cm (23.6") or more

Clearance required for the machine and the optional folding finisher

ATK020S

1. Rear: 100 cm (39.4") or more 2. Right: 80 cm (31.5") or more

3. Front: 100 cm (39.4") or more 4. Left: 80 cm (31.5") or more

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Remarks

Power Connection

The following explains power supply.

R WARNING: · Connect the machine only to the power source described on the inside front cover of this manual. Connect the power cord directly into a wall outlet and do not use an extension cord.

· Do not damage, break or make any modifications to the power cord. Do not place heavy objects on it. Do not pull it hard nor bend it more than necessary. These actions could cause an electric shock or fire.

R WARNING: · If the power cord is damaged (exposure of the core, disconnection, etc.), contact your service representative to change a new one. Operating the machine with a damaged power cord may cause an electric shock or fire. R CAUTION: · When you disconnect the power plug from the wall outlet, always pull the plug (not the cable). R CAUTION: · To disconnect the power code, pull it out by plug. Do not drag the code itself. Doing so may result in damage to the code, leading to fire or electric shock.

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· · · ·

When you unplug the power cord, the anti-condensation heaters go off. Make sure the plug is inserted firmly in the wall outlet. Voltage must not fluctuate by more than 10%. The wall outlet shall be installed near the machine and shall be easily accessible.

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Maintaining Your Machine

Maintaining Your Machine

If the exposure glass, or platen plate is dirty, copy clarity may be reduced. Clean these parts if they are dirty.

Important Do not use chemical cleaners or organic solvents, such as thinner or benzene. If such substances get inside the machine or melt plastic parts, a failure might occur. Do not clean parts other than those explicitly specified in this manual. Other parts should only be cleaned by your service representative.

How to maintain Cleaning the machine: Wipe the machine with a soft, dry cloth. If this does not remove the dirt, wipe the machine with a damp and tightly wrung cloth. If a damp cloth still does not remove the dirt, try using a mild detergent. Wipe the machine with a dry cloth to remove the moisture, after using a damp cloth.

Cleaning Inside the Original Cover

If you open the original cover, you can access the exposure glass and original feed mechanism.

A Open the original cover while holding it on both sides.

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B Wipe the exposure glass with soft, dry cloth.

ATJ039S

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C Wipe the platen plate with a soft, dry cloth.

ATJ040S

D Wipe the original feed guides with a soft, dry cloth.

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E Close the original cover gently.

ATJ042S

Note If there is paper dust or fluff inside, remove it.

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Maintaining Your Machine

Cleaning the Main Unit

Clean off toner that may have collected on the imaging area.

Important Do not leave the main unit more than 10 minutes, otherwise copy quality may deteriorate.

A Lift the main unit opening levers on either side and open the main unit.

ATJ043S

B Wipe it with a soft, dry cloth.

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ATJ044S

C Close the main unit cover gently.

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INDEX

A

Access to the machine, 77 Adding Paper, 57 Adding Paper and Toner, 57 Adding Toner, 64 Alert Messages, 31

I

If prints are not clear, 37 If USB Connection Fails, 29 Indicators, 3 Indicator to the Right of a Function Key Is Lit, 8 Inquiry, 5 Inserting Toner, 65

C

Cannot Browse the Network to Send a Scan File, 44 Cannot Make Clear Copies, 20 Cannot Make Copies As Wanted, 23 Cannot Print, 34 Cannot Send Scanned Files, 44 Changing the Paper Size, 61 Changing the Paper Size in the Cut Paper Tray, 63 Changing the Paper Size in the Paper Roll Tray, 61 Checking Machine Status and Settings, 5 Checking the Error Log, 33 Cleaning Inside the Original Cover, 79 Cleaning the Main Unit, 81 Clearing Misfeeds, 67 Combine, 23 Copy Function, 17

J

Job Is Not Performed, 14

L

Loading Cut Paper, 60 Loading Paper, 57 Loading the Paper Roll, 59 Locating Jammed Paper, 68

M

Machine Address Info, 5 Machine Does Not Operate As Wanted, 3 Machine Environment, 75 Maintaining Your Machine, 79 Maintenance Info, 5 Manuals for This Machine, i Memory Is Full, 26 Message Appears, 17, 30, 46 Message Appears During Installation of the Printer Driver, 27 Message Appears on the Client Computer, 53 Message Appears on the Control Panel, 46 Moving, 75 Multi-accessing, 14

D

Data Storage, 5 Document Server, 9

E

Edit, 23 Environment, 75 Environments to avoid, 77 Error Log, 33

N

Names of Major Options, 2 Network Delivery Function Cannot Be Used, 45

F

Folding finisher, 23, 37 Function Compatibility, 14

O

Operations Are Not Possible When Messages Appear, 45 Optimum environmental conditions, 76 Other Printing Problems, 37

H

How to Read This Manual, 1

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P

Panel Tone, 4 Power Connection, 78 Printer Function, 27 Problems Operating the Machine, 9 Put Your Machine, 75

T

Toner, 64 TWAIN, 44, 53 TWAIN Driver Cannot Be Started, 44

U

Used Toner, 66

R

Remarks, 75 Removing Jammed Paper, 67, 69 Removing the roll holder, 61

W

When A1 is lit, 69 When A2 is lit, 70 When B is lit, 71 When C is lit, 71 When N1 is lit, 72 When N3 is lit, 72 When N5 is lit, 72 When N7 is lit, 72 When paper does not feed in properly, 37 When P is lit, 71 When printer driver settings are required, 37 Windows 2000, 27 Windows 95/98/Me, 27 Windows NT 4.0, 27 Windows Server 2003, 28 Windows XP Home Edition, 28 Windows XP Professional, 28

S

Scanner Function, 43 Scanning Is Not Done As Expected, 43 Sending Scanned Documents When Toner Has Run Out, 66 Setting the roll holder, 62 Status Messages, 30 Stored Files Cannot Be Accessed, 44 Stored Files Cannot Be Edited, 45 Symbols, 1

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B286-7757

In accordance with IEC 60417, this machine uses the following symbols for the main power switch: a means POWER ON. c means STAND BY. In accordance with IEC 60417, this machine uses the following symbols for the anti-humidity heater switch: a means POWER ON. b means POWER OFF. Trademarks Microsoft®, Windows® and Windows NT® are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. TrueType is registered trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc. Adobe®, PostScript®, Acrobat®, are registered trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated. Other product names used herein are for identification purposes only and might be trademarks of their respective companies. We disclaim any and all rights to those marks. The proper names of the Windows operating systems are as follows: · · · · The product name of Windows® 95 is Microsoft® Windows® 95 The product name of Windows® 98 is Microsoft® Windows® 98 The product name of Windows® Me is Microsoft® Windows® Millennium Edition (Windows Me) The product names of Windows® 2000 are as follows: Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Advanced Server Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Server Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional · The product names of Windows® XP are as follows: Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition · The product names of Windows Server® 2003 are as follows: Microsoft® Windows Server® 2003 Standard Edition Microsoft® Windows Server® 2003 Enterprise Edition Microsoft® Windows Server® 2003 Web Edition · The product names of Windows NT® are as follows: Microsoft® Windows NT® Server 4.0 Microsoft® Windows NT® Workstation 4.0

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