Tips to Maintain Laser Printer

Printer is an important part of the device to take computer based hard copy of the documents. Printing is more accessible and useful to all of them, children’s, students, small offices and more. Nowadays most of the offices using laser printer.

Laser printer prints faster than an inkjet printer, it print the documents quickly, Laser printer prints more number of copies with quality black, white and color copies, it prints without spilling more powder and it costs little.

Tips to Maintain Laser PrinterImportant parts of the Laser Printer – Drum, Erase Lamp, Primary Corona, Laser Beam Unit, Toner, Transfer Corona, Fusing Rollers.

Drum assemble using the highly photo conductive material, it can be discharged light photons. Photosensitive drum is cleaned using by erase lamp. Primary corona charges the photosensitive in the surface of the drum. Laser beam unit focuses beam or light to transfer text, images onto paper. Toner spray the powder to photosensitive drum it absorb images. Papers pass through the fusing rollers, it produces the heat and pressure and toner powder melts.

Tips to Maintain Laser Printer

  • Use the correct size of papers suitable to printer.

  • Remove the ceiling tape before using the cartridge.

  • Use the printer catalog for types of paper and how to use.

  • Problems in printing, display circles in the papers. Clean the cartridge and use, again the problem continues, change the cartridge.

  • Use the printer manual instructions how to remove the cartridge and change the cartridge.

  • Remove and clean the dust and debris in the printer. Use the toner vacuum to clean the dust in toner.

  • Printer prints too lightly, time to refill the cartridge.

  • Problems in printing, display lines and toner powders. Change the cartridge.

  • Use the high quality papers to take printout. Low quality papers may cause printer jam.

  • Keep the papers loosely in paper tray to avoid paper jams.

  • Give the time gap, taking more number of pages printouts.

Cleaning and maintenance of laser printer is an important activity in maintaining a computer. Maintenance tips in this article is a general overview. Please refer your printer’s manual instructions for detail printer maintenance.