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Printer Control Panel

The printer control panel is just below the transfer station. Table 4 describes its controls.

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Table 4. Printer Control Panel
Using This Control: Does This:
Darker Contrast Control Key

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Adjusts print contrast from lighter (1) to darker (7). The current setting is marked by an LED.

Using this key temporarily overrides the contrast value that was set when the form was loaded. The value set when the form was defined appears on the control panel LED unless it is overridden.

Lighter Contrast Control Key

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Adjusts print contrast from darker (7) to lighter (1). The current setting is marked by an LED.

Using this key temporarily overrides the contrast value that was set when the form was loaded. The value set when the form was defined appears on the control panel LED unless it is overridden.

Forms Set Left Fold

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Indicates that the first fold perforation below the slots on the input forms guide is a left fold. If the indicator displays the opposite fold direction or no fold direction, press the appropriate key to change the setting.
Note:
Use this control only for fan-fold forms that are stacked at the printer stacker. If the control is not set correctly, the stacker jams.
Forms Set Right Fold

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Indicates that the first fold perforation below the slots on the input forms guide is a right fold. If the indicator displays the opposite fold direction or no fold direction, press the appropriate key to change the setting.
Note:
This control is used only for fan-fold forms that are stacked at the printer stacker. If the control is not set correctly, the stacker jams.
Forms Feed Forward

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Moves the forms toward the transfer station and stacker area. Forms in the forms path between the transfer station and the fuser are not fused.
Forms Feed Reverse

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Moves the forms away from the transfer station into the input bin.
Note:
When you use this function, it may be necessary to press the Puller Control Lever to release pressure on the forms in the fuser area. This can prevent a down condition of the tension arm and tearing or damage of the forms.