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X340, X340n, X342n MFP

User’s Guide

January 2006

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Edition: January 2006

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Safety information

Connect the power cord to a properly grounded electrical outlet that is near the product and easily accessible.

CAUTION: Do not use the fax feature during a lightning storm. Do not set up this product or make any electrical or cabling connections, such as the power cord or telephone, during a lightning storm.

Use only a 26 AWG or larger telecommunications (RJ–11)cord when connecting this product to the public switched telephone network.

Refer service or repairs, other than those described in the operating instructions, to a professional service person.

This product is designed, tested, and approved to meet strict global safety standards with the use of specific Lexmark components. The safety features of some parts may not always be obvious. Lexmark is not responsible for the use of other replacement parts.

CAUTION: Make sure that all external connections (such as Ethernet and telephone system connections) are properly installed in their markedplug–inports.

Your product uses a laser.

CAUTION: Use of controls or adjustments or performance of procedures other than those specified herein may result in hazardous radiation exposure.

Your product uses a printing process that heats the print media, and the heat may cause the media to release emissions. You must understand the section in your operating instructions that discusses the guidelines for selecting print media to avoid the possibility of harmful emissions.

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CAUTION: To reduce the risk of injury from a hot component, allow the surface to cool before touching.

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Contents

Chapter 1: Finding information about the MFP..........................................

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Chapter 2: Setting up the MFP.....................................................................

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Installing an overlay for another language .....................................................................

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Installing an additional paper tray ..................................................................................

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Getting the MFP ready to print and scan .......................................................................

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Installing the software for USB attach ......................................................................

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Installing the software for network attach (X342n only) ...........................................

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Getting the MFP ready to fax .........................................................................................

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Connecting directly to a telephone wall jack ............................................................

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Connecting to a telephone .......................................................................................

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Getting the MFP ready to copy ......................................................................................

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Chapter 3: Learning about the MFP ..........................................................

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Understanding the parts of the MFP ..............................................................................

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Using the control panel buttons .....................................................................................

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Using the control panel menus.......................................................................................

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Navigating the control panel menus .........................................................................

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Printing a list of menu items .....................................................................................

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Printing a network setup page (X342n only) ............................................................

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Changing the default mode ......................................................................................

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Setting the Timeout option .......................................................................................

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Setting the network options (X342n only) ................................................................

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Using the MFP software.................................................................................................

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Using Print Properties ..............................................................................................

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Using Presto! PageManager (USB attach only) .......................................................

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Using QLINK (USB attach only) ...............................................................................

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Chapter 4: Loading paper and original documents .................................

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Loading paper in the paper tray .....................................................................................

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Loading paper in the manual feeder ..............................................................................

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Loading various paper types ..........................................................................................

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Setting the paper type and size .....................................................................................

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Using the control panel ............................................................................................

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Using the computer ..................................................................................................

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Loading original documents into the ADF ......................................................................

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Loading original documents on the scanner glass .........................................................

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Selecting an output location...........................................................................................

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Chapter 5: Printing......................................................................................

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Printing a document .......................................................................................................

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Printing an envelope ......................................................................................................

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Printing transparencies ..................................................................................................

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Printing collated copies ..................................................................................................

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Printing multiple pages on one sheet .............................................................................

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Printing the last page first (reverse order)......................................................................

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Chapter 6: Faxing........................................................................................

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Sending a fax .................................................................................................................

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Sending a fax automatically .....................................................................................

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Sending a fax manually ............................................................................................

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Sending a fax to a group (broadcast fax) .................................................................

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Sending a fax at a scheduled time (delay send) ......................................................

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Adding a prefix before dialing ...................................................................................

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Adding a pause while dialing ....................................................................................

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Receiving a fax ..............................................................................................................

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Receiving a fax automatically ...................................................................................

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Receiving a fax manually .........................................................................................

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Forwarding faxes ...........................................................................................................

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Printing fax activity reports .............................................................................................

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Customizing fax settings ................................................................................................

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Setting up shortcuts .................................................................................................

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Using the Speed Dial buttons ...................................................................................

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Using the Phone Book .............................................................................................

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Setting the distinctive ring ........................................................................................

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Setting the Station ID ...............................................................................................

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Entering characters ..................................................................................................

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Canceling a fax job ........................................................................................................

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Chapter 7: Copying.....................................................................................

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Making a copy ................................................................................................................

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Collating copies..............................................................................................................

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Copying multiple pages onto a single sheet (Paper Saver) ...........................................

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Enlarging or reducing an image .....................................................................................

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Chapter 8: Scanning ...................................................................................

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Scanning documents using the control panel (USB attach only) ...................................

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Scanning documents using the computer (USB attach only).........................................

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Configuring additional applications for scanning ......................................................

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Scanning documents directly from an application (USB attach only).............................

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Scanning text for editing (OCR) .....................................................................................

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Customizing scan settings .......................................................................................

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Scanning over a network ...............................................................................................

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Understanding Scan options ..........................................................................................

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Chapter 9: Maintaining the MFP ................................................................

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Removing a toner cartridge............................................................................................

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Installing a toner cartridge..............................................................................................

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Redistributing toner ........................................................................................................

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Replacing the photoconductor .......................................................................................

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Cleaning the MFP ..........................................................................................................

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Cleaning the scanner glass ......................................................................................

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Cleaning the outside of the MFP ..............................................................................

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Cleaning the inside of the MFP ................................................................................

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Ordering supplies ...........................................................................................................

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Recycling Lexmark products ..........................................................................................

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Chapter 10: Troubleshooting.....................................................................

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Setup troubleshooting ....................................................................................................

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Removing and reinstalling the drivers software .......................................................

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Jams and misfeeds troubleshooting...............................................................................

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Clearing a paper jam ................................................................................................

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Print and copy troubleshooting ......................................................................................

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Print quality troubleshooting...........................................................................................

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Scan troubleshooting .....................................................................................................

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Fax troubleshooting .......................................................................................................

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Error messages troubleshooting ....................................................................................

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Notices

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Index............................................................................................................

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