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Printers: Printer selection, epson photo 700, epson stylus photo
epson photo 700, epson stylus photo, stylus photo 700: Hello Dave, the average life span of printers is around three years. The piezo print heads are probably seeing their last bit of life. You could replace them but could prove to be costly. I recommend HP printers because they will give you less problems. The...

Printers: Printer selection, hp photo printer, printer selection
hp photo printer, printer selection, photo printers: Hello Carol, All photo printers can do regular printing but you must know they use more ink. So I would recommend by a cheap laser for printing documents and for photo s use a photo printer. If that is not an option then by the HP photo printer. I will...

Printers: Printer skipping lines, epson cx 5400, printhead
epson cx 5400, printhead, two choices: Hello Tim, The problem you are experiencing is common with Epsons and Canons. What is occuring is the ink is being restricted at the printhead. Over time the ink deposits on the two micro screens begin to dry up restricting the flow of ink. This also can...

Printers: Printer, smart chip, cartridge expiration, smart chips, laser printers
smart chips, laser printers, consistant: The only cartridge I know has some thing like this is a Lexmark. They put a filament into the plastic housing. Once the cartridge is used up it burns out like a light bulb. Thus this particualr cartridge can not be refilled. The Dell Laser I believe does...

Printers: Printer software malfunction, formatted system, epson color
formatted system, epson color, system mechanic: Hello Peter, That is great. Viruses can do lots of damage and sometimes it is best just to wipe the hard drive and start over. Usually printing problems are of two things one software that is being used to print or the driver of the printer. Take Care...

Printers: Printer software problem, lexmark x73 printer, using ms office
lexmark x73 printer, using ms office, spyware malware: I suggest updating your spyware/malware software (Spybot is a good example of a free one if you aren t running one) and run a scan. Also update your Anitvirus (if you aren t using one then get off the internet and get to the store) and run a scan with that....

Printers: Printer toner cartridge?, printer toner cartridge, ultra violet light
printer toner cartridge, ultra violet light, inkjet printer: Edward, I do not believe it would print it requires both cartridges in the carriage. If you go on holidays and you wish to remove the cartridges while you are gone. Use the blue tape from the cartridge and apply it over the jets and then place the cartridges...

Printers: Printer toolbox has 'disappeared', printer driver files, deskjet 710c
printer driver files, deskjet 710c, hp deskjet: Anna, there could be two problems. One are you sure you are using the driver that matches your operating system for your computer. If you are using the driver that matches the OS. Then have looked into a virus that maybe on the computer to cause the drivers...

Printers: Printer type HP 2210. When..., driver reboot, bar printer
driver reboot, bar printer, hp 2210: Hello Carson, The best way and quickest way to fix this problem would be just to delete your printer driver, reboot and then reload the driver. This will set it in a default mode, thus fixing the problem you are experiencing. What may have ocurred is that...

Printers: Printer types, bubble jet printer, piezo printhead
bubble jet printer, piezo printhead, ink jet printer: Inkjet printer and bubble jet printer are the same technology - Bubble Jet is Canons TM name for inkjet. Inkjet Jet printers use an ISO apporved thermal ink to be sprayed onto the paper through a print head. There are two types of printheads an Integral...

Printers: Printer unable to print, landscape format, hp model
landscape format, hp model, hp support: Marelle, There could be an issue regarding the program you are printing from with the driver. Go to HP Support select your printer model and check for printing issues. See if they have this issue with the program you are printing from. go to www.HP.Com...

Printers: Printer won't print, canon printers, espon
canon printers, espon, epson 4200: Hello Patrice, Epson knows the problem, they just do not want to admit the problem. The problem is if you do not run clean cycles after each use the ink builds up on the two micro screens of the print head. As it dries it clogs the print head and does not...

Printers: Printer won't print colour text and images., driver interface, colour text
driver interface, colour text, colour cartridge: Sorry for the delayed reply. Life can be complicated and busy, even when you are unemployed... Please try to do an internal test print. If the printer prints color there then either your cable or the driver is the culprit. Contact me if this is so. Go to...

Printers: Printer not working from pc, epson r300 printer, epson r300
epson r300 printer, epson r300, test prints: First off the cartridges are chipped if removed this will end the life of the cartridge. They can not be re installed. There is a gadget that can reset the chip you can find them at www.jrinkjet.com When the image of the cartridges are greyed out this means...

Printers: Printer, inch gap, compact printer
inch gap, compact printer, exchange work: I would contact Epson on this one. It sounds that either the driver is not working properly or a setting is not set right in the driver. You could check in the printer properties to see where the problem may be. Or you can set the settings to default and then...

Printers: Printers, types of printers, parrallel
types of printers, parrallel, network printer: Hello Santosh, 1)This really depends on the ports available on the server. 2)There are only two port types LPT (parrallel) or USB. USB is the fastest. 3)You are correct local printer is a printer connected to the computer you are on. A network printer...

Printers: Printers, printer options, friends and co
printer options, friends and co, newegg: Depending on the printer used in the options for printing you can scale the print job to a percentage. Try printing at a lower percentage. If it does not have this feature you should be able to go into the printer options where it allows you to set the margins...

Printers: Printers, hp web, image tube
hp web, image tube, extended warranty: Hello Rob there is no such thing as best. I do not recommend all in ones because of the costs involved in repair. Remember all your office equipment is tied to one machine if soemthing goes down you are out all of these devices. The first thing to go is the...

Printers: Printers, hp 9600, hp printers
hp 9600, hp printers, whorl: Hello Dave, Seriously nothing can be so bad about the HP for you to go to something worse. Epson, Lexmark, Brother and Canon would be a very bad option each one of these manufacturers has more serious problems then the HP printers. Lexmark in most cases has...

Printers: Printers for address labels, lexmark toner cartridges, inkjet printers
lexmark toner cartridges, inkjet printers, economical printer: Hello Gina, You find this problem with most office mahcines because they are heavily used. Laser printers are economical in print per page but the maintenance costs are higher ( replacement of the drum and fuser is common). With inkjet printers the cost per...

Printers: Printers and Problem Getting Printer to Print On Proper Paper, draft paper, ivans
draft paper, ivans, troubleshooting steps: David, Please describe what steps you and/or your IT guys have already taken to fix the tray selection issue. I will provide you with some steps that, hopefully, you haven t tried already: - Check the paper tray. If you are trying to print from a...

Printers: Printers with Windows XP Home Edition, hp photosmart 8450, hp psc 2410 photosmart
hp photosmart 8450, hp psc 2410 photosmart, landscape style: Jacques usually when this occurs it is a driver problem. One of the printers driver is causing the problem. Try updating both drivers. If this does not fix the problem contact HP regarding the problem and thye may have a patch file to fix this problem. ...

Printers: Printers with Windows XP Home Edition, hp photosmart 8450, hp psc 2410 photosmart
hp photosmart 8450, hp psc 2410 photosmart, landscape style: Dear Jacques, I think you must check the printer properties.There could be the problem.Check the printing properties of your printers.Right click on the printer,properties then printing properties and there you will see the settings for it. Yours sincerely...

Printers: Printers, laser look, suitable printer
laser look, suitable printer, quality advertising: Hello, With that kind of budget you should go with a colour laser. Look at the HP laasers www.hp.com Umax scanners www.umax.com If you want you can also look at the new Brother multifunctions machines 4800 or 4900 models the problem is that they are inkjets....

Printers: Printing 1/2 size... (Canon BJC-240), dot matrix printers, canon bjc 240
dot matrix printers, canon bjc 240, bj cartridge: This is a suggestion to look at from Canon s website: BJC-240 Series USRQ00010_EN_00 Category : Unexpected print Description : Printed image is too small or too large Condensed printing Symptoms Condensed or distorted printing with the...

Printers: Printing, compaq presario computer, lexmark z32 printer
compaq presario computer, lexmark z32 printer, avery wizard: Actually it s easier to get the other specialty paper. You use the Avery Brand business card paper and download the Avery Wizard from their website. With this, making business cards takes very little effort. My instructions would be to use that. If you want...

Printers: Printing Calendars from email, printing calendars, cause and solution
printing calendars, cause and solution, brother printer: If that is the only program that has such an issue for you then I can safely say it has to do with the Groupwise program. Since I know very little on that program, I suggest that you seek out experts in the Groupwise program as they are much more likely to...

Printers: Printing color from excel, scanner drivers, service pack 2
scanner drivers, service pack 2, printing color: The problem is definately with the print driver communicating with XP. Be sure that the driver selected is XP. If you have XP home edition with service pack one this could be the problem. Update to service pack 2 in windows update. XP Home Edition seems to...

Printers: Printing from dos based foxpro2.6 to laser printer, dot matrix printer, laser jet printer
dot matrix printer, laser jet printer, hopefully that answered your question: Gaurav, OK, here s the deal... 1) IS THE PRINTER NETWORKED? Yes, go to step 2. No, continue on through step 1. Also, before continuing, check and see if the printer was installed successfully. From the DOS prompt on the computer the printer is attached,...

Printers: Printing Labels, dave avery, blank labels
dave avery, blank labels, printing labels: Avery makes a free downloadable wizard for word that corresponds to all their products. If you get that program you will have more labels as options in word than you currently have. As for the roll. Since you didn t actually ask a question I will have to...

Printers: Printing Only 1 page, brother mfc 3240c, network computers
brother mfc 3240c, network computers, host computer: This would tell me there is a problem with the driver being used on a network. Brother should have a patch file for this problem. I strongly suggest that you contact their technical support for a fix. The thing is that the host computer is fine yet the network...

Printers: Printing only color, not black, canon drivers, test pages
canon drivers, test pages, quality color: Robert this one is very puzzling. The problem could be with the drivers compatibility. If you are running XP at Home be sure you have service pack 2 this eliminates some of the driver issues. The problem is which driver? Is it the Lexmark or is it the Canon....

Printers: Printing PDF files, hp laserjet 5p, time jared
hp laserjet 5p, time jared, matter what kind: Hello Jared, In most cases when you buy the refill toner you should get instructions. I believe each type of cartridge may have a different toner because of the type of fuser used in the printer. Go to www.Kalvins.com they have a Universal Toner with instructions....

Printers: Printing Problem, canon s600, canon printers
canon s600, canon printers, types of printers: AJ, as you are finding out that these types of printers have a few problems if they sit idol for a period of time. The Epson and Canon printers are use everyday machines because of their technology. The peizo print head has two microscreens the clog or restrict...

Printers: Printing pictures, hue saturation, driver options
hue saturation, driver options, clcik: Hello you will need to go into your printer driver options to adjust the hue saturation. go to Start / Settings / printers / right clcik on the printer icon Select properties then select color management. Now if this only occurs in one grpahic program...

Printers: Printing problem, epson printers, compaq ij 650
epson printers, compaq ij 650, hp printers: Print heads need replacement. The Canon and Epson printers use a Peizo print head. These print heads have two micro screens the ink passes through. Over time this ink left on the screens dries up and plugs the ink from flowing through. In most cases it burns...

Printers: Printing, color ink cartridge, inkjet printer cartridges
color ink cartridge, inkjet printer cartridges, color inks: Hello Nancy sorry for answering you so you can not understand. You are saving but it is not all that much. You will go through your balck cartridge more often but saving on the colour. Whereas if you refill both color and black you will not have to use grayscaling....

Printers: Problem with Deskjet printer driver, hp deskjet 720c, compatibility problems
hp deskjet 720c, compatibility problems, printer properties: Sorry I couldn t get back with you. The issue with being able to use it before and it not working later could be incompatibility with other programs or with Windows updates. Another option to try might be to delete the printer and run the CD utility to add...

Printers: Problem with Nu-kote Ink Cartridge, lexmark z25 printer, lexmark ink cartridge
lexmark z25 printer, lexmark ink cartridge, ink jet cartridge: Well Chris, Remanned cartridges have a high failure rate and I guess you just found that out. If you wish to save money it is best to refill the cartridges with a dye based type ink. Refill immediately when the first sign of running out or refill often before...

Printers: Problem printing in color with Lexmark Z43, problem printing, yes box
problem printing, yes box, lexmark z43: Hello Peter. It is amazing that these machines seem to know when the warranty is up. You have done very well with the trouble shooting. You have eliminated driver error, print cartridge error, and also bios error by using the printer on another machine with...

Printers: Problem printing with Epson Stylus CX6400, epson stylus cx6400, problem printing
epson stylus cx6400, problem printing, printheads: Hello Bob, These printers Epson and Canon have peizo printheads which have two micro screens. What happens is the ink builds up over the screens and dries thus clogging the ink from flowing through. The older Epsons and Canons you could drip alcohol down...

Printers: Problem with printing...., text alignment, canon printer
text alignment, canon printer, bjc 2000: Hello George, Go to the link below: http://www.rundletech.com/printerguide5.html The problem usually is software when this occurs. Be sure when re installing you use an updated driver that matches your operating system.. www.rundletech.com ...

Printers: Problems in printing, epson stylus 440, jr inkjet products
epson stylus 440, jr inkjet products, trouble shooting guide: Hello Sheila, The problem is that you have clgged print heads. If you take this to an Epson service center they will want tor replace them at a cost greater than the printer is worth. Jr Inkjet Canada has a method to clean these at their web site which would...

Printers: PSC-500, hp psc 500, address envelopes
hp psc 500, address envelopes, hp support: Go to http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/product?product=58710&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&submit.y=4&submit.x=5&lang=en&cc=us Then use the contact HP support feature and inform them of your problem. I checked there is nothing on their online support to fix this...

Printers: page count, printer print, smart chip
printer print, smart chip, hp: Hello Azar, No the prrinter manufacturers do not put this into their computers. Epsons smart chip does count but does not allow the user access to this data. HP has this feature but again does not allow access to the user. Take Care www.rundletech.co...

Printers: page numbers/site location, hp 2210, model hp
hp 2210, model hp, explorer icon: Hello Corkey, I guess the next question is what have you changed since this change happened. Have you upgrade Internet Explorer or your operating system. If the answer is no then the only thing left to do is contact Microsoft Support. One other thing you...

Printers: off page, hp deskjet 3820, example word
hp deskjet 3820, example word, deskjet 3820: Hello Bill, You can set the margins either in the printer options or the program you are printing from example word When you go to print a box should come up in there check what the setup of the paper size. Set it to the paper size you are using. If you...

Printers: paper jam, chaffe, copy button
chaffe, copy button, epsom: Hello Paulette, Sometime paper chaffe may collect around the sensor in the paper tray try blowing it out using canned compressed air. Be sure the air is mositure free. If that does not work you will need to contact Epson Technical Support. Teh reason could...

Printers: paper pickup, hp photosmart 1000, canon ip5000
hp photosmart 1000, canon ip5000, sound and motion: While it s not too old of a model to be useful the problem can be in many differnet places. If you can, look on the bottom of the printer and see if you can remove the paper tray. Then try using the machine with out it, if it ll let you load the paper that...

Printers: how to pass .csf to gif or jpg...?, ocr program, csf
ocr program, csf, jpg file: It depends on the ocr program you are using to obtain the image. You will require a program that came with the scanner that obtains graphic images. After it is scanned save it as a gif or a jpg file. You could try using save as in the program you are using....

Printers: photo color printing problem, hp psc 1315, psc 1315
hp psc 1315, psc 1315, printing problem: The cartridge is starving ink. In otherwords the ink flows to the bottom of the cartridge through the sponges to slowly to get an even supply of ink to the jets. This occurs when the sponge has dry spots and restricts smooth flow of ink. This can be caused...

Printers: picture printing, hp 8150 printer, olympus digital camera
hp 8150 printer, olympus digital camera, paper dots: Hello Madeline, The camera is 1.3 megapixel. The higher the mega pixel the sharper the image. The question is when you bring it on screen to print does it look blury. It could be the setting you are using when taking the pictures. The printer should handle...

Printers: print cut off, quarter inch, printers
quarter inch, printers, web page: Remember a web page is preset by the web master of each site. The site you may be printing from may not be printer friendly. Your printers dpi setting must be set at the same size as the web page. You can try highlighting what you want printed (hit print)...

Printers: How to print directly to an LPT1 port., lpt1 port, windows driver
lpt1 port, windows driver, printer port: Well from my experience if you have XP nothing works with out a driver. I do know that in Win98 you could capture the printer port and this would send the digital information directly from the printer to port and it would work. But I have tried in XP and it...

Printers: print order not being cancelled, printer manufacturer, digital information
printer manufacturer, digital information, cue: The problem is that the digital information has already been spooled into the printer. In other words it is in the memory of the printer. By going into the print manager and using cancel it should shut down everything after the first cue. If the print manager...

Printers: print probs, epson r200 printer, epson r200
epson r200 printer, epson r200, default print: Hello Kay,Publisher is probably set as your default print program. The settings for printing may be much different then the print wizard. The only thing you could do is try changing the setting in the print wizard to match that of publisher. If this can not...

Printers: Cannot print using any program, having trouble printing, printer software
having trouble printing, printer software, message window: Hello Sue, It is either the wrong driver has been installed or the install was interrupted. The driver is not working properly. Contact the manufacturer they should be able to get you the right driver. Be sure the driver matches your computers operating...

Printers: Which printer?, image tubes, hp all in one
image tubes, hp all in one, text prints: Hello Mxg, You made a good choice. That is the one I would have recommended. Reasons: 1) HP has large quantity of ink in each cartridge cost is a bit higher thean others but you are getting more ink. 2) HP products have a good track record as far aas problems....

Printers: All in one printer, epson print, image tube
epson print, image tube, head technology: Yes it does have an effect on the output. Before you make this purchase let me make you aware of what you are buying. First off I am not a big fan of multi function machines. Reason number 1 is that the image tube for the scanner has a short life compared...

Printers: printer, hp website, printer cables
hp website, printer cables, registry application: Hello Diane, That is a problem. Step 1) Delete the printer unplug cables 2) Reboot 3) download a trial version of System Mechanic program use the clean registry application. This will delete the printers remaining attachment of the German driver....

Printers: printer, hp psc 1210v all in one, error code 0
hp psc 1210v all in one, error code 0, unspecified error: Hello Joseph, this is a driver error. You need to reload your printer. If this does not work or the printer gives this error again. Get and updated driver from the manufacturers web site. Be sure the driver matches your computers operating system. www.rundletech.co...

Printers: printer, ink jet inks, wide format printer
ink jet inks, wide format printer, brother 4800: Hello John, The only printer I can think of that will do this type of printing is the R800 by Epson. It has a tray that accepts DVD or CD s to print. I am unsure if you can use anything other than that type of media. Most printers will not allow that thickness...

Printers: printer, jr inkjet products, brother 4800
jr inkjet products, brother 4800, epson 400: Hello Jim, If you wish to save money on printing buy compatible cartridges or refill. As far as my recommendation for a printer. I will tell you buy HP. Why? They have very little problems for the user. Epsons and Canoons use piezo technology which means...

Printers: printer, hp deskjet 3820, hp deskjet 3820 printer
hp deskjet 3820, hp deskjet 3820 printer, three dots: Hello Bill, The yellow is definately not working when you get the purple colour. First remove your color cartridge. Test to see if the cartridge is releasing all three colors by blotting lightly on tissue. If you get three dots yellow, red and blue. ...

Printers: which printer?, lexmark x1130, led printers
lexmark x1130, led printers, tardiness: Lasers and LED printers are by far the best option for text and grayscale. The cost difference is ridiculously cheaper and the toner cartridges don t dry out like ink since they are already dry. Look at Xerox, HP or OkiData, in my opinion. The Panasonic or...

Printers: printer, website hope, printer manufacturer
website hope, printer manufacturer, paper trays: I m afraid there is no such thing as a usual printer these days since people have both old and new models still in use and the variety of paper trays are tremendous. I m afraid I really can t help you with a description unless you tell me the model so I can...

Printers: printer, test page, windows 2000
test page, windows 2000: Hello Mark, I have not received your question up until now. The problem is with the driver. It is either the wrong driver that is load and is not compatible or the driver is corrupt. I would suggest contacting the manufacturer to receive an updated driver....

Printers: printer, time untill, little at a time
time untill, little at a time, gears: Two likely possibilities come to mind. One, your print carriage where the ink sits is off track. This is likely and common though I might have a hard time describing how to fix this should this be the case. Two, the gears on the main drive belt are worn or...

Printers: printer cartridge, dell a920 printer, compaq printers
dell a920 printer, compaq printers, printer cartridge: Check the cartridge numbers to be sure they match. I have had in some cases where they work example the old Compaq printers. I have not tried a Dell with a Lexmark as yet. If you install one and it does not match the printer will not recognize it. www.rundletech.co...

Printers: printer cartridge, photo ink cartridge, hp 720c printer
photo ink cartridge, hp 720c printer, photo papers: Hello Barb, I am not a big fan of photo papers made by printer manufacturers. Most do not match the dpi rating of your printer and do a poor job. The best paper I found is an instant dry photo paper. The paper is double sided gloss on on side and matted on...

Printers: printer cartridge, trouble shooting guide, cannon multipass
trouble shooting guide, cannon multipass, jr inkjet: Hello Scott, Epsons and Canons are printers that need to be used daily because of their technology. They have micro peizo print heads. When the ink flows through the screens they often clog. You must use clean cycles after each use to remove excess ink of...

Printers: printer cartridges, lexmark ink cartridges, dell 720 printer
lexmark ink cartridges, dell 720 printer, lexmark cartridges: Hello Roger, You can refill the cartridge but I am sure of the type of ink that you have purchased. It is best to refill with a dye based ink. The reasons are that dye based inks do not have sediment that will eventually restrict the flow of ink through...

Printers: printer communication problems, free hd space, lexmark z715 printer
free hd space, lexmark z715 printer, software conflict: Both Lexmark and HP are known for their complicated and picky printer drivers. HP gets even pickier with all-in-one devices. You should be experiencing a software conflict between the two print drivers. You might try downloading the latest update for each...

Printers: printer communication, compaq ij300, irq settings
compaq ij300, irq settings, compaq presario: Kim, Usually this indicates that the printer is not connected to the computer. Check your cables. If the cables are connected and you are not getting any communication then check the ports to be sure they are function with out any conflicts. If conflicts exist...

Printers: printer connections, hp printer model, ps2 usb adapter
hp printer model, ps2 usb adapter, desk writer: Hello Richard, You can go to a computer store and purcahse an adapter that will plug into the cable and then to USB. So you will need a ps2 /usb adapter. Then you will need to purchase a usb cable. Plug the usb cable to the computer to the adapter. Take...

Printers: printer/copy machine/ device, photo copy machine, hp photo smart
photo copy machine, hp photo smart, photo copiers: Hello Tom, Below is answer for another question I had and thought this would interest you. You could buy a Multi function machine to do scan and print with just like a photo copier would do. Because of your limited space this might be the best option available...

Printers: printer distance from cpu, computer cable company, usb printer cable
computer cable company, usb printer cable, printer network: Yes, It will be unstable. The longest should be 4 feet. The longer the cable the more problems. With USB is much different but it to will be effected by distance but not as bad.You may have to go to computer cable company in your area to have one made. These...

Printers: printer driver..., hp deskjet 3820, hp deskjet 3820 printer
hp deskjet 3820, hp deskjet 3820 printer, hp site: Hello Jim, You need to download the latest driver from the HP site. The driver you must download should match with your Computers Operating system ( example: win98, winME, winXP etc. ). Onceyou have dowload the driver you then need to install the driver by...

Printers: printer(epson stylus photo r200 series, epson stylus photo, epson stylus photo r200
epson stylus photo, epson stylus photo r200, stylus photo r200: Hello Norma, If you replaced the cartridge and you have a light blinking still. The problem may just be the print head. Printers such as the Espons and Canons have a peizo techology that are prone to clogging and burning out print heads. I suggest you go to...

Printers: printer error message in AutoCAD, printer error message, canon bjc 1000
printer error message, canon bjc 1000, system printers: Hello Lynda, That is an old printer. I do know that the AutoCad programs do have issues with many of the older printers. I am unsure which ones. I would recommend getting a newr styled HP for this purpose. For your particular problem I suggest going to the...

Printers: printer error message, data error cyclic redundancy check, printer error message
data error cyclic redundancy check, printer error message, error cyclic redundancy check: Hello Joyce, Check this location out at the HP support site http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?x=10&dlc=en&lc=en&product=90806&lang=en&y=7&cc=us&docname=bpu01859 The problem can be either the USB cable or the port on the computer but try...

Printers: printer fades, gabe gabe, epson 1500
gabe gabe, epson 1500, immages: Gabe, It is good that you cleean these items and you should wipe the rubber pick up rollers also with warm water on a dampened cloth or for best results use a product called ComputerBath. Now for your problem. The problem is that your image drum is starting...

Printers: printer flush, epson cx3200 printer, oxy moron
epson cx3200 printer, oxy moron, zapit: Hello Derek, I presume you are trying to clean the print head of the printer. Does this printer have a chip on the cartridge. If so the chip needs to be reset to tell the printer that it is a new cartridge. See www.jrinkjet.com look for the Zapit. There...

Printers: printer HP 3820, hp 3820, spote
hp 3820, spote, proper positions: Hello because the printer errored out this is recorded on a chip on the motherboard. Therefore the error must be removed by resetting the chip. To do this you turn on the printer while it is on unplug from the wall for 70 seconds. This will remove the error....

Printers: printer ink, magnuson moss act, epson compatible ink
magnuson moss act, epson compatible ink, compatible inks: Priscilla, They can not invalidate your warranty for the use of third party ink. The only way this can be done is if the ink actually leaks into the printers inner workings. Depending where you live there is specific law that deals with this matter. In the...

Printers: printer inkjet canon BJC-2000, canon bjc 2000, canon web
canon bjc 2000, canon web, cartridge changes: Hello, It is hard to tell because I have no idea how long you have had the printer and how many cartridge changes. I do know the because Canon or Epson have peizo print heads that they eventually clog or burn out. I believe print heads can range in price...

Printers: printer install, epson stylus photo, stylus photo 1200
epson stylus photo, stylus photo 1200, epson stylus photo 1200: Hello Keith, Use the install disk that comes with the printer. If you do not have the install disk go to http://www.epson.com/cgi-bin/Store/support/supDetail.jsp?BV_UseBVCookie=yes&oid=14404&infoType=Overview Download the driver that matches your operating...

Printers: printer link, brother hl1440, brother printer
brother hl1440, brother printer, printings: Hello Steve, When you install the software and it detects the printer at this point it will set it to its default settings. Be sure you are loading an XP driver otherwise the printer will not work properly or not get detected. In reviewing your first part...

Printers: printer margins?, hp desk jet, internet explorer options
hp desk jet, internet explorer options, printer margins: I would have to play with various settings to work out this issue. In your internet explorer options under the tools menu, you should typically have the option on the advanced tab to resize images automatically checked. You might try choosing to print from...

Printers: printer mechanical problems, epson stylus color, windows troubleshooter
epson stylus color, windows troubleshooter, paper jams: Sorry for the delay on your question. The problem you are experiencing is very common with Epson and Canon. This is one of the reasons I do not recommend the purchase of these two brands. These printers require usage almost daily to stop the micro peizo...

Printers: printer networking, hp psc 1317, server acts
hp psc 1317, server acts, printer server: Hello Kim, The host computer or where the printer is attached must be on when you go to print. The only way you can avoid this is to buy a print server and plug the printer into the server. The printer server will have a network connection as well that way...

Printers: printer port maybe, dell dimension 4100, dot matrix printer
dell dimension 4100, dot matrix printer, star micronics: CJ, You may be correct with the printer port. Go check in the system porperties to see if there are any conflicts. If no conflicts are detected, then I would suspect it ot be the driver for the winME machine. WinME had many driver problems with printers and...

Printers: printer will not print, lexmart, lexmark
lexmart, lexmark, operating system: First try upluging the printer while it is on for 70 seconds. The plug it back in now check to see if it show the same display. If it does then delete the printer and upload a new driver from the Lexmark site and install the driver be sure it matches your...

Printers: printer not printing, ink refilling, lemark
ink refilling, lemark, foam inserts: Hello Becky, The problem is with the cartridge. The problem is if the cartridge sits with out ink in for a period of time the foam inserts will solidify and dry out the jets. So the ink is not being absorbed by the foam inserts and when you go to print it...

Printers: printer printing backwards, epson color stylus, discriptive words
epson color stylus, discriptive words, mirror image: No problem. It is a good idea to look through the printing options of your printer driver to see what is available. If the reverse [rinting was occuring only when printing with the one program then of course the setting would be in the program. If it is reversed...

Printers: printer is printing only on 2/3rds of 4x6 photo paper, hp photosmart 1215, hp technical support
hp photosmart 1215, hp technical support, hp photosmart: Keith, Usually when you have something like this happening to the prints the problem is with the print driver. I would suggest that you contact HP technical support to see if they have an updated driver or patch file for the problem. The only other problem...

Printers: printer printing pink, epson cx3200 printer, peizo
epson cx3200 printer, peizo, printer printing: Hello Derek, Your pirnt is not printing yellow or not enough yellow. This could be caused by no ink or clogging of the micro peizo print head. Recommendation: replace the cartridge. If it still does this after cartridge replacement then you will need...

Printers: printer not printing, epson c82, aqua color
epson c82, aqua color, print screens: Hello Sandy, What is occuring is that you are getting restricted ink flow through the micro piezo print screens. This is caused of a build up of ink. This happens with this technology when clean cycles are not used enough. You could do two things clean or...

Printers: printer prints first page of multiple pages blank, hp deskjet 5650, blank sheet of paper
hp deskjet 5650, blank sheet of paper, feed rollers: Hello Wayne, You answered your own question really. Yes, it is the stock you are using. Go to the HP web site look up your printer check the spec s for the media that can be used. If you have your manual for your printer the spec s should be in the manual....

Printers: printer problem......................., epson lx 300, ultrasound reports
epson lx 300, ultrasound reports, rubber rollers: I am unsure of the question. It sounds like when you go to print the paper feeds slower on one side to then the other therefore the print appears at an angle. If this is occuring then the problem is that the paper guide is sticky on the one side or a pick...

Printers: printer problem, epson c42ux printer, epson printers
epson c42ux printer, epson printers, bob bain: Hello Bob, The Epson printers have a chip built onto the motherboard of the printer.once you have replaced the cartridges a pre set number of times the motherboard of the printer shuts down and will not accept any further cartridges. Basically Epson now...

Printers: printer problem, powersaving mode, expert physician
powersaving mode, expert physician, canon products: It would seem that the machine is going into an idle powersaving mode to save electricity. When this occurs, the machine will put itself into a dormant state where the fuser module powers down while it waits for incoming data packets from the computer. This...

Printers: printer problem, printer problem, message line
printer problem, message line, error message: Hello Kathy you did not mention the type of printer or the manufacturer. But I believe this is an error caused by the driver. Try turning on the printer! While the printer is on unplug from wall outlet for 70 seconds. Then plug it back into the outlet this...

Printers: printer problem, internet explorer script error, epson stylus
internet explorer script error, epson stylus, printer problem: Hello Pete, This is a driver error try updating the driver from the Epson site. Be sure the driver matches your computers operating system. If this fails then I would check the hardware resources for any conflicts and make changes to remove this conflict....

Printers: printer problems, canon s400 printer, canon s400
canon s400 printer, canon s400, printer problems: Hello Robert, I believe the prithead is gone on the printer. They need to be replaced. For some reason I found that the Canons go through printheads very quickly. If it is to costly I would purchase a new printer perhaps and HP you will have less problems....

Printers: printer problems, brother printers, canon epson
brother printers, canon epson, printer problems: Hello Huw, The Canon, Epson and Brother printers use peizo technology. This is where the print head has two micro screens onboard for the printer ink to flow through. Over a period of time the ink deposits start to solidify thus restricting and even block...

Printers: printer problems, hp website, cable check
hp website, cable check, deskjet 825c: Hello Pam, Usually this can be caused by a faulty printer driver or a loose printer cable. Check the cable first. If that lloks fine then I would remove the driver and load it again. If it still does this you will need to go to the HP website under support...

Printers: printer question, hp officejet 5510, network neighborhood
hp officejet 5510, network neighborhood, officejet 5510: Right click your printer driver in the WIn 98 computer and choose sharing and enable sharing the printer. Then with your laptop hooked up, look for the computers on your network and see if the PC is showing. If so, open the PC. You will see the printer. Right...

Printers: printer setup to xp, printer canon, canon bjc
printer canon, canon bjc, older models: Hello Roy, Unfortunately there is no fix for this. The drivers for your printer and your Zip Drive are to old and will not be updated to an XP format. Zip Drives are now considered old Technology and have not progressed. You will need to start putting your...

Printers: printer shut's off during, epson cx5200, average life span
epson cx5200, average life span, ink jet printer: You can contact www.jrinkjet.com they sell a chip resetter for all Epson cartridges. You could try to reset the chips but the problem you will run into is the clogging of the printheads which again will cost you money your choice. The best way to find a...

Printers: printer slowing down, epson stylus photo, stylus photo 750
epson stylus photo, stylus photo 750, epson stylus photo 750: I still would recommend HP Photo Smart Printers over anything else on the market. Lexmark has a way to go to even compare. Epson again the technology that they use is just troublesome and costly. HP Photo Smart has very good quality photo technology. Comparable...

Printers: printer vs. 3-in-1, image drum, image tube
image drum, image tube, monochrome laser: First off buy HP that will narrow down any problems associated with your purchase. 3-1 printers are okay but you have to think if the scanner goes down you have no printer. The first thing that goes on a three in one is the image tube. Replacement is very...

Printers: printer won't print, bubble jet printer, bj cartridge
bubble jet printer, bj cartridge, canon bjc 4200: Symptom: The power light on the printer blinks continuously Cause: The printer does not recognize the installed BJ cartridge. Either the ink cartridge is not seated properly or it is damaged. Solution: 1. Turn the printer off and disconnect...

Printers: printer won't print, parallel printer port, printer software
parallel printer port, printer software, printer cable: If you have reloaded the printer driver by deleting the old driver and installing the new driver fresh from a downloaded most-recent version of the driver, and if you are able to get the printer to print a test pattern only from within the printer not initiated...

Printers: printer wont print, printer wont print, epson 440
printer wont print, epson 440, noozles: Wow this is an old printer. But the earlier Epsons were better then the new ones of today. The problem most likely is the print head. It is either clogged or has burned out. You can do the following: 1) remove cartridges place each one in a zip lock bag...

Printers: printer wont print, lexmark z25, printer wont print
lexmark z25, printer wont print, google: Did you get the driver from www.lexmark.com? I will try to paste a link but I don t think it will show correctly. http://downloads.lexmark.com/cgi-perl/downloads.cgi?ccs=229:1:0:337:0:0&emeaframe=&target=http://downloads.lexmark.com/cgi-perl/downloads.cgi&target=http://downloads.lexmark.com/cgi-perl/downloads.cgi&&req=:::::...

Printers: printer wont turn on, epson stylus r300, bob shannon
epson stylus r300, bob shannon, t power: If this is new, I d not worry about it and take it back to the store. A few things to try first. Plug in the printer in a different room and see if it powers on. Make sure the switch doesn t feel stuck. See if even though no light appears you can still get...

Printers: printer, printer problems, canon printer
printer problems, canon printer, printer drivers: Hello James, Without more info regarding the model of Canon it is difficult to give you an exact fix for this problem. In most cases when this occurs the driver is unstable for the printer. You will need to use the update driver option. Before doing this...

Printers: printers, canon i860 printer, hp printers
canon i860 printer, hp printers, photo style: Hello Koma, A standard inkjet printer uses five colours where as the photo style printers use 7 colours. The two extra colours are for skin tones. The photo printers will use more ink therefore I would not use it for text type jobs. If you print very few...

Printers: about printers, jr inkjet products, hp printers
jr inkjet products, hp printers, hp inkjet: I only recommend HP printers. Reason they do not have problems as the others do and you get more printing per cartridge then the others. Epson and Canons are problematic. Lexmark is not bad except their lasers which you can not purchase recharged cartridges...

Printers: Two printers, electronic switch, manual switch
electronic switch, manual switch, switch box: No there is no such thing. However, you can purchase a switch box that will allow you to connect the two printers using a cable from each printer. The from the switch box to your computer. I would recommend the electronic switch box ( it automatically detects...

Printers: printers, colour lasers, best printers
colour lasers, best printers, text printing: The question you ask is vague. What are you looking to do photos, printed text etc. I would consider Laser for text printing and photos but colour lasers can be expensive. If you are looking for a manufacturer I would highly recommend HP. They have the best...

Printers: printers multitasking, memory module, document printing
memory module, document printing, printer driver: Dominic, I am unsure of your question but I will take a stab at it. I think what you are stating that how does a pirnter with more than one document printing not get the info mixed up. What happens is the documents are sent digitally from the computer...

Printers: printers won't print, lexmark z11, system mechanic
lexmark z11, system mechanic, stable os: Hello Alan, If the printer can not print a test page then the problem has to be the driver. For some reason the WinME OS has problems with printer drivers. XXP and Win 2000 has similar problems. The most stable OS is win98SE and yet many people went to upgrade...

Printers: printers, digital camera photos, hp3820
digital camera photos, hp3820, hp printer: Hello Geraldine, HP is the only printer I am recommending at this time. It has good quality, runs error free and is easy to use. You can easily refill the cartridges ( go to http://www.rundletech.com/jrmainmenu.htm ) Look for a photo smart HP printer for...

Printers: printing clipart from MSWord, print screen button, left hand corner
print screen button, left hand corner, dual images: Jess, Even though this isn t a printer issue, I would be glad to help you anyway. So here goes, have you tried using the Print Screen button on your keyboard? Try this: Since you are having trouble after you rotate, or mirror the image, leave the...

Printers: printing from DOS to a bubble or laser device, matrix device, win32 applications
matrix device, win32 applications, connectivity requirements: Many current day printers (both laser and bubblejet) support the DOS Native RAW print formatting which goes around most of the queing and Windows formating requirements inherent in Win32 applications. Though my background in programming is limited, I do know...

Printers: printing delay, laser prints, adding memory
laser prints, adding memory, memory slot: I really need more info. Is this a network printer, how many computers can access this printer? Did the printer work faster before? What has changed since this began to happen? How is it connected? Is the cord longer than 4 feet? Does the printer have a memory...

Printers: printing error message, hp photosmart 1215, error code 0
hp photosmart 1215, error code 0, recycling bin: Hello Dave, I have had this problem before. You need to update your windowsv at www.microsoft.com When you reloaded or ghosted win98se to your new hard drive the updates for windows and outlook and explorer problem did not copy over. If after updating this...

Printers: printing pictures off the net., resolution example, google
resolution example, google, clearity: Tricia, It may not be the paper that causes the pixelization of the picture. Pictures on the net have different resolution. The lower the resolution the more difficult it is to print. In most cases the pictures on the net are of a lower resolution. So...

Printers: Why are my printouts faded?, canon printheads, brother printers
canon printheads, brother printers, paper towel: Dave they can be depending the area you are in. There is the cost of the heads and then labor. I would recommend replacment of the printer it would be less ocstly. Again I recommend HP because of their technology is by far the best on the market. I fond that...

Printers: problem with printer, printer error, queu
printer error, queu, quick reply: Dear Nasjam, The message is on the printer or it s on the computer?If it appears on the computer see the printing queu and delete all stalling printings.If the problem is still remain try to reinstall the driver for it.If it appears on the printer there...

Printers: A problem with my scanner, scanner work, mustek 1200sp
scanner work, mustek 1200sp, scsi card: Hello Jennifer, those particular scanner may have been made for an Apple Computer. You could add a SCSI card to your computer but I have found that this can cause issues with your computer. If it is made for Apple then this would be the reason it would not...

Printers: problems with Compaq IJ650 printer, compaq ij650 printer, printer light
compaq ij650 printer, printer light, paper jam: Hello Glenn, 1) Turn on the printer 2) While the printer is on unplug the power 3) Count to 70 4) Plug the power in while the printer is still turned on 5) This will remove the paper jam error from the error chip on the printers motherboard. Any time...

Printers: Quick Question, driver reboot, printer ports
driver reboot, printer ports, fax scanner: Hello Skyler, The problem seems that it hangs when it tries to locate the driver. First try unplugging the printerwhile it is powwered up for 70 seconds and the plug it in. Try it to see if it works. The reason is if an error occured you clear the error...

Printers: WHY DO REFILLED CARTRIGES LEAK?, lexmark z45 printer, ink cartrige
lexmark z45 printer, ink cartrige, foam inserts: Hello Robert, Leaking cartridges after refilling The most likely reason is the foam inserts have hardened (dried out) and will not absorb ink. Thus the ink flows around the foam inserts and out! In refilling a Lexmark you should be doing this often and...

Printers: Re Paper Jam, lexmark printers, dell website
lexmark printers, dell website, dell a922: The number one reason I do not recommend Lexmark printers or printers made by Lexmark is for this reason. Lexmark makes many printers for other manufacturers such as Kodak, Dell and Compaq. The problem is that they all end up having a paper assembly problem....

Printers: Reduce ink use, jr inkjet products, hp5650
jr inkjet products, hp5650, dot per inch: Hello Wayne, Good choice of printers even though it uses lots of ink. The problem is when you buy a Photo Smart printer you must realize that these printers have a very high dpi rating dot per inch. The printer will not work if you remove the colour cartridges...

Printers: Refill the Brother LC31 cartridge, trouble shooting guide, port hole
trouble shooting guide, port hole, printer problems: Hello, Also if ink is not detected at the port hole ( the bottom of the cartridge it will not recognize the cartridge ). Be sure after refilling allow the cartridge to sit in a saucer overnight or up to 24 hrs. If the sponge is dry at the port hole then...

Printers: Refill Cartridges, hp 940c, hp
hp 940c, hp: Do the taping but like many of the HP s when you run out of ink it records it much like an error. So you need to remove the error by the following: 1) while the printer is on unplug from the wall 2) wait 70 seconds or longer 3) plug back in and install...

Printers: Refill ink on Canon MP830, worth printing, multifunction printer
worth printing, multifunction printer, representive: Esther, Canon must look after your needs look up the the Magneson-Moss Act in the USA. The act covers third party inks. In otherwords they can not refuse your warranty because you used refill inks. Look this up on the web and copy it and take it to the store...

Printers: Refill printer cartridge?, jr inkjet products, air bubbles
jr inkjet products, air bubbles, inkjet cartridge: Hello Paul, The fact that it has dried out you should not refill it. It is important in refilling that the cartridge is refilled as soon as it shows signs of running out. Reasons: 1)The foam inserts should remain moist thus allowing the ink to fully saturate....

Printers: Refilling Cart., canon dealer, printhead
canon dealer, printhead, canons: First of all the Manufacturers will tell you that because they make their money on selling the cartridges. In the past few years I have noticed on the Canons that even if you used their cartridges their print heads burn out very easily. Is this another way...

Printers: Refilling Cartridges for Epson C67, jr inkjet, chiip
jr inkjet, chiip, failure rate: Hell Usuff, The compatiable cartridges have a 50 per cent failure rate. Refilling of the C series cartridges can be done but it is costly. The cartridges are chipped and to refill these cartridges you need a chip reprogrammer. You inject the ink into their...

Printers: Refilling HP56 HP57, jr inkjet products, hp57 ink
jr inkjet products, hp57 ink, ink cartridges: Hello Jeff, Yes, there are instructions at www.rundletech.com under JR Inkjet products. There maybe a charge for the instructions if you have not purchased their product. Contact them and mention you contacted me on this site and they may wave the fee. ...

Printers: Refilling hp 56 cartridge, hp 56 cartridge, hp printers
hp 56 cartridge, hp printers, printer head: Hello Len, There is no chip. The printer counts the number of print jobs and guesses the level. When a new cartridge is installed it will recognize it because the configuration of the printhead tells the printer to reset the count. Now on an old cartridge...

Printers: Refilling Ink cartridges, refilling ink cartridges, jr inkjet
refilling ink cartridges, jr inkjet, jet tech: Michelle, First rule is to find a good ink to use in the refilling process. There are two types of inks used pigmented and dye based. Pigmented inks are a bit better in colouration but are usually to thick and can cause ink starvation in the foam of those...

Printers: Refilling Lexmark Cartridges, tank level indicator, canon ink cartridges
tank level indicator, canon ink cartridges, lexmark cartridges: Hello Daniel, Each cartridge has its little tricks. First when refilling always allow the cartridge to sit 24 hours to allow the sponges in the cartridge to fully saturate the ink you have injected into the cartridge. Most problems a rise from people rushing...

Printers: Refilling of printer cartridges, lexmark z25 printer, three colors
lexmark z25 printer, three colors, carving knife: Hello Christen, There are few ways of doing this. One is a commercial product that works like a vise and pops the top off. Another way which is sort of pain but works is using a carving knife etch the plastic edge around the cartridge ( do damage the black...

Printers: Replace ink cartridges Epson 760, epson 760, epson website
epson 760, epson website, cartridges epson: Hello Tony, The lever can be white or black depending where the machine was purchased (country). The lever is on the bottom left of where the cartridge is inserted. Have you tried using the printer option for inserting the cartridge that is built into the...

Printers: Replacing Lexmark cartridges, jr inkjet, lexmark cartridges
jr inkjet, lexmark cartridges, inkjet ink: Well, want it sounds like that you are getting ink starvation. What occurs is that each time it is refilled the more sediment is filling in the foam insert allow the ink to be restricted flowing through the foam. So now what happens is that little ink is being...

Printers: Resetting Canon MP830, refilling ink cartridges, wall socket
refilling ink cartridges, wall socket, canon mp830: Hello Scott, While the printer is on showing the error unplug for 70 seconds. Then plug it back into the wall outlet. This should remove the error. ALso remember the ink level on most machines are a guesstimate at best! If the printer runs with out the level...

Printers: Resetting my refilled hp cartridge, hp ink cartridge, hp cartridge
hp ink cartridge, hp cartridge, level indicator: Hello, HP does not have a chip that prevents you from refilling it just does not reset the level indicator. I do have this info and it will be on my upgraded web site by next week. Your printer should still work. If not then you need to remove the cartridge...

Printers: Right answwer, new hp, printer problems
new hp, printer problems, lexmark: That is good and not good! It is good that they have confirmed the info I gave you and not good that you require a new purchase. Be sure though to learn from this and buy an HP. I have HP s that are very old and still working and new HP s with no problems....

Printers: really good printer, lexmark printers, brother printers
lexmark printers, brother printers, type cards: Hello Jill, I would highly recommend HP products. Their technology does not cost you in the long run. Stay away from peizo technology found in Epson and Canon and some Brother printers. Lexmark printers experience problems with paper feed and cartridge costs...

Printers: How can I refill the Brother LC31 cartridge?, refillable cartridges, empty message
refillable cartridges, empty message, message thanks: I don t have any info on a method to refill those cartridges but I found them at http://www.4inkjet.com/brlcprsu1.html for about $4-$5 each. If you really enjoy refilling then maybe you should just buy the refillable cartridges that other manufacturers make....

Printers: Getting refill cartridges to work on my printer, lexmark z25 printer, color dots
lexmark z25 printer, color dots, lexmark cartridges: Chris the problem might be that you have waited to long to refill them. On Lexmark cartridges you must refill them often never let them run dry. If they run dry you can have two things happen leakage when you refill or a cartridge will not be recognized because...

Printers: refill ink cart., flat head screwdriver, computer repair technician
flat head screwdriver, computer repair technician, grey portion: David, First off, you might want to consider putting the drill away... I have done this before in order to refill an HP colour cartridge. The trick to it, for me, was to pry at the top portion with a small flat-head screwdriver until the top popped off...

Printers: refillable ink cartridges, jr inkjet products, refillable ink cartridges
jr inkjet products, refillable ink cartridges, functional problems: Hello Jeff, Most of them can be refilled with the right product. I would recommend HP they are the easiest to refill. HP is easy and work very well. No functional problems to speak of. Epsons can be refilled but you will need to reset the chip so you...

Printers: refilled cartidge, jr inkjet products, lexmark x75
jr inkjet products, lexmark x75, smart chips: Wrong, Lexmark does not use chips on their inkjet products. They do have a device on their toner cartridges that burns out once the toner is run out on a cartridge. The problem with your cartridge is 1) restricted flow through the sponge inserts. OEM...

Printers: refilled cartridge on hp psc 2170 not reading right, hp psc 2170, tape strips
hp psc 2170, tape strips, black ink: Hello Terri, On some of the HP s this occurs where it will not recognize the cartridge yet it will still work. The ink level aspect of the program is only a guesstimate and really is not required. There is a way around it but I would need to send you the...

Printers: refilled ink cartridges for lexmark printer, copper print, long periods of time
copper print, long periods of time, jr inkjet: Hello Alicia, No it is best to refill yourself. First refilling cartridges requires immediately refilling and delay can cause problems. So when you refill it is best to refill as soon as the cartridge shows signs of running out. If the ink that remains...

Printers: refilling, hp 56, good directions
hp 56, good directions, ink cartridges: Hello Howard, The site that I would recommend you to with very good directions is at www.rundletech.com. However, they have changed their policy because to many competitors have sent their customers to the site and use the technical support and info for free...

Printers: refilling ink cartridge, photosmart 7150, level indicator
photosmart 7150, level indicator, hp photosmart: The HPs do not have a chip they have a counter on the motherboard. The cartridge will still work but the ink level indicator will show low ink. The ink indicator is a guesstimate at best. If this does stop you from printing try this below: While printer...

Printers: refilling, jr inkjet products, trouble shooting guide
jr inkjet products, trouble shooting guide, cartridges hp: Hello Daga, Yes some of the porkchop cartridges HP has produced have a chip that just looks after the level of ink. Your printer will still work even though it shows it is low. If you wish to fix this problem go to www.rundletech.com select JR Inkjet Products...

Printers: removed printer program and new printer, hp deskjet 3745, hp tech support
hp deskjet 3745, hp tech support, system mechanic: The problem is the you installed is still there. You need to removeit. I would down load a program trial of System Mechanic. Once you install this trial version use the registry clean part of the program. What it does is goes through your registry and finds...

Printers: response from inkjet cartridge seller, ticket code, reputable store
ticket code, reputable store, failure rate: Hello Don, The ink jet industry is under lots of duress! So many companies entering the market and many do not make it. I would not buy re-manufactured cartridges. First reason is they have a high failure rate, second many are going in and out of business...

Printers: right side of print, hp deskjet 3820, deskjet 3820
hp deskjet 3820, deskjet 3820, hp deskjet: What program are you using to print? Have you checked your settings for the margins and wrap options? Have you checked your print options? Programs like Notepad have an option to wrap or unwrap text. Make sure it s on wrap. Your printer might be forcing a...

Printers: Scanner doesn't work., primax colorado 600, older models
primax colorado 600, older models, home ed: I have bad news for you. Older equipment is not compatible with the XP and Win2000 operating systems. If there is no driver available there is not much of a chance to get the unit to operate. This also applies with older models of printers. The only thing...

Printers: Scanner & Printer Problems, epson stylus c42, personal firewall protection
epson stylus c42, personal firewall protection, back option: The SP2 for Windows XP has caused a multitude of problems with all sorts of windows systems and software. You might try disabling the Windows firewall. If you have a firewall running in competition under Norton or some other such personal firewall protection,...

Printers: Scanner problem, scanner driver, scanners
scanner driver, scanners, printers: Hello Corey, In my experience with most of the scanners when this occurs usually it is software related. I would try and update the scanner driver. In 90 percent of the problems like this it is usually the driver. Go to www.computerhope.com to help you locate...

Printers: Scanner*, optical character recognition, incoming faxes
optical character recognition, incoming faxes, scanner driver: Hello John, Do not be hard on yourself everyone has been there. That is good we now know that it is scanning the image. The only other problem that it could be is that you have not set up the scanner. You need to load all the software and then you need...

Printers: Scanners, canon epson, image tube
canon epson, image tube, printhead: na should have been (an) There are only two manfuacturers that HP and Lexmark. Lexmark makes several other printers such as Compaq, Kodak, and Dell. I found the Lexmark equipment and the many other made by Lexmark do perform as well as HP they have residual...

Printers: Second PC, internet access service, virus attacks
internet access service, virus attacks, electronic auto: There is very little anyone can do to make PC s immune to virus attacks. Even a blank floppy can contain a virus. So do not set it up with out an antivirus and without connecting to the internet for occasional updates on the OS. Most PC stores have swtiches...

Printers: SHARP JX-9460PS Printer, printer prints, memory error
printer prints, memory error, electronics web: Go to http://search.sharpusa.com/search/?sp-q=SHARP%20JX-9460PS%20Printer&sp-a=sp10009e61&sp-k=Manuals When you get a memory error like this, what happens is the document you are printing is to large, the amount of digital info being received by the...

Printers: Sharp JX9460PS Printer, laser printers, reset button
laser printers, reset button, self test: Hello Chris, The problem could be that there may be toner split within the printer. This may cause the error. I would take it in for cleaning. Its not broken its dirty. Most breakdowns are usually caused by dirt and dust build up. You can try to clean this...

Printers: Slow Download of Data to Printer, epson stylus photo, epson stylus c66
epson stylus photo, epson stylus c66, stylus photo 700: Hello Denis, Delete the printer. Then restart the computer plug the new printer in and turn it on. Shut down the computer and restart When XP starts it should detect your printer and select a generic printer driver. If not then use add printer...

Printers: Slow Printing, hp psc 1350, hp psc 1350 all in one
hp psc 1350, hp psc 1350 all in one, printer scanner copier: Hello Hilary, The two problems are not related. The refilled cartridge that is printing faded needs to be replaced. Over time what happens is the ink has a tough time flowing through the inserts. This occurs if the cartridge was not refilled immediately when...

Printers: SOFTWARE / HARDWARE / PRINTER, digital signature software, office jet 5510
digital signature software, office jet 5510, hp office jet: Hello Ken, The problem is the software you have does not contain the driver for Windows 2000. Go to the HP web site look under support and then drivers for your particualr printer. Download the Windows 2000 driver and load the driver. The drivers are usually...

Printers: Spool32 and Kestatmn error messages, system configuration utility, general protection fault
system configuration utility, general protection fault, spool32 error: Two thinks you can do: 1) While the printer is on unplug the power for 70 seconds. This will remove any errors on the motherboard of the printer. Try printing did this work if so problem solved. 2)If the above did not work remove the printer and reboot...

Printers: Strange Printer Behaviour, epson stylus 640, isopropyl alcohol
epson stylus 640, isopropyl alcohol, port holes: Andrew, the print head is clogged. What occurs is that printer has two micro screens that get coated with ink over time and it dries up slowly creating a blockage. To avoid this problem you need to run clean cycles after each use ( uses ink Espon loves this...

Printers: Stripes in photos, epson c82 printer, stirpes
epson c82 printer, stirpes, printing photos: My first impression of your problem is that your printhead has gone bad. I d say try the cleaning cycle of your printer but I don t think it d solve the proble. You might try cleaning it with fluid form fixyourownprinter.com but I think from the description...

Printers: What´s going on with my HP DeskJet 660c?, lpt ports, side printer
lpt ports, side printer, hp web: Ivan, did it work on any computer you installed it too? Or did it not work on just the one computer. Usually this is a problem with communication. The following may be the problem: 1) Check the cable is it IEEE compliant it should be marked on the side...

Printers: samsung laser printer with RPC problem, samsung ml 1740 laser printer, samsung laser printer
samsung ml 1740 laser printer, samsung laser printer, samsung ml: Samsung is correct. The problem is that the Pherpherial you are trying to use on your computer is not enabled therefore it can not find the printer. You will need someone to enable the printer port or the USB feature in your computers BIOS. Take Car...

Printers: how to scan a document, epson cx 1500, fotocopy
epson cx 1500, fotocopy, necessary steps: Hello Willy, I would suggest you go to Epson s web site and download the manual or look at their online guide. The software for scanners vary from manufacturer and it would be impossible for me to guide you though this function. Go to www.epson.com look...

Printers: scanner to printer problem, hp laserjet 4p, canon fb630p
hp laserjet 4p, canon fb630p, hp printers: http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=bpd01314&locale=en_US&taskId=135&prodSeriesId=25485&prodTypeId=18972 is a page from the HP website that describes issues with being connected to a pass-through connection like a scanner....

Printers: scanner/xerox?, image tubes, bit operating system
image tubes, bit operating system, printer scanner: Hello Donna, The first porblem is that winodws 95 is 16 bit operating system. When you go to win98 it is a 32 bit operating system. When this occurs some drivers usually in win95 are built for the 16 bit system which will not operate correctly in the 32 bit...

Printers: scanners, image tubes, hello bill
image tubes, hello bill, image tube: Hello Bill, I recommend Umax they are user friendly and come with a good software package. Be sure you get a model that will have switch to turn the image tube off. If not be sure to have it on a power bar so you can switch it of using the bar. The reason...

Printers: shared pc can't print,gets line 1174 error, canon mpc190, error line
canon mpc190, error line, lan network: Hello Gen, First have you shared the printer on the network. Check this out first. If it shows that it is shared then go to the next poosiblity. Reload the printer in the computer that is getting the error. The problem is either the network connection...

Printers: Tandy printer, tandy printer, radio shack
tandy printer, radio shack, radioshack: http://support.radioshack.com/productinfo/DocumentResults.asp?sku_id=26-2868&Name=Tandy%20Printers&Reuse=N That site will get you an online manual. all the Tandy computing products are funnelled through Radioshack. See if that maunal helps answer your question...

Printers: Toner Cartridge Chip?, best inkjet printers, hp 1320
best inkjet printers, hp 1320, hp cartridge: There is no chip. The problem is in the motherboard of the printer. So to remove this error try unplugging the printer while it powered on. Leave unplugged for 70 seconds this will reset the error. Now install cartridges. If the printer level is wrong...

Printers: Toner Cartridges, hp laserjet 2200, hp laserjet 2100
hp laserjet 2200, hp laserjet 2100, toner company: The problem is that there are too many variables to determine what you will get out of this toner cartridge when purchased new. According to HP you should get 50,000 copies per month which I realize does not tell you how many cartridges were used during that...

Printers: Troubleshoot printer, printer prints, default mode
printer prints, default mode, printer software: Hello Jason, Without knowing what you have as printer all I can recommend is to delete the printer, reboot and Reload the printer software. By doing this you will refresh your print driver allowing to go into a default mode. Be sure the driver being loaded...

Printers: can't find driver, canon bjc, compatible driver
canon bjc, compatible driver, operational problems: Hello Michael, Th printer you mentioned can not be supported by the Operating system you have mentioned. The priner does not have a driver for the OS. Check www.driversguide.com sometimes you may find a compatible driver. Keep in mind though with a compatible...

Printers: Can't find local printer, dell dimension 4700, epson stylus color
dell dimension 4700, epson stylus color, stylus color 740: Hello Karen, Delete the pprinter reboot the system and then reload the printer. If this still does not fix the problem. Find a new driver that is WinXP and download it. Reload this driver and reboot and this should fix the problem. Usually the problem...

Printers: Another thing, canon pixma mp800, printer lexmark
canon pixma mp800, printer lexmark, restricted flow: The problem these printers have is they are prone to clogging if not used on a daily basis. The problem is the ink flows through to micro screens. The ink slowly solidifies on the svreens retricting the flow of the ink through the screens. Canons I have found...

Printers: transfer roller cleaning, vaccuum cleaners, static electrity
vaccuum cleaners, static electrity, stray marks: First, regular vaccuum cleaners create static electrity and can fry your electronics on the printer. They can also mess with the rollers in your printer. Please only use a printer specific vaccuum or at least a cumputer vac and make sure your printer is off....

Printers: types of ink refils, hp 1219, ink refils
hp 1219, ink refils, ink formula: Hello John, I have been refilling since the industry started refilling. What I found out is that pigmented inks can cause problems as the cartridge sits and can cause dead spots in the foam inserts on some cartridges. I found that dye based inks were very...

Printers: Upgrade choices, hp laserjet 1200, printer capabilities
hp laserjet 1200, printer capabilities, canon i900d: First off you did not mention you want realiablity! I would recommend an HP laser for your printing needs. One reason is the long life and you can save money by purchasing recharged cartridges. The over all cost would be cheap by the purchasing of recharged...

Printers: USB 2.0 Printer Installation, epson rx500 printer, epson rx500
epson rx500 printer, epson rx500, usb feature: When installing the card did the computer detect the card. If not you will need to remove the card and re install it so it gets detected. Also the hardware installed may not be XP compatible. What you need to do? 1) Start right from sctrach. Remove the...

Printers: USB cable printer, usb printer cable, dell printer a920
usb printer cable, dell printer a920, bestbuy: You would have an easier time getting a 10 USB printer cable. These cables are seen as A-B cables signifying the connection types used on each end.. YOu local PC sotre or CompUSA or BestBuy or even Wal-Mart should have what you need. Hope that helps......

Printers: USB Parallel cable, clone type, parallel ports
clone type, parallel ports, parallel connection: Hello Pascale, If your computer is a clone type computer (non name brand) you can add these ports. However, before you even attempt to do this check to see if your printers driver is capable of working with your computers operating system. Many old printers...

Printers: Using refilled printer cartridges, light bulb filament, oem carts
light bulb filament, oem carts, lexmark x75: Hello Gale, The only company that produces cartridges with chips are Epson. The problem you are experiencing is the facct ink is not being produced at the port of the cartridge. There can be a number of reasons for this. For the printer to recognize the cartridge...

Printers: usb problem withperipherals, root hub, computer boots
root hub, computer boots, yellow tag: HelloJi,. The problem is that the USB is not enabled. You need to enable the USB in your bios. When your computer boots up hit the delete key and this should put you into your bios. Locate USB usually you will find it in pherperials. But each bios is different....

Printers: Waste ink tank reset code, lint free cloth, canon product
lint free cloth, canon product, ink tanks: Hello Larry, Happy Holidays. Unfortunately no I will not be able to help. Canon does this so they can charge you for this service. I have heard that you might be able to attain crack codes off some crack sites but this can cause more problems if the code...

Printers: WorkCentre M940 Paper Feed, paper jam, printer repair
paper jam, printer repair, card stock: Ouch, If he pulled the paprer out forcefully he may have damage the paperfeed assemblies alignment. If you want this printer to work proprely again you may have to take this into a printer repair shop in your area. They would have the expertise to realign...

Printers: wireless printing, setting up a wireless network, wireless printing
setting up a wireless network, wireless printing, wits end: Hello Jim, Delete the printer from that particular printer and reload it. If this fails then can you connect to the computer with the printer via network. If you can not then the problem is the computer is not making a network connection. Be sure when...

Printers: Xerox printer won't print all text, flight itinerary, registry option
flight itinerary, registry option, xerox workcentre: Hello Rob, What is happening is that the Xerox system files are still in the registry. 1) Delete the printer and reboot 2) download from the internet a trial copy of System Mechanic 3) In the System mechanic program it has a fix the registry option....

Printers: Xerox Workcentre M940, xerox workcentre m940, xerox service
xerox workcentre m940, xerox service, cartridge changes: Now is that not something they do not support the product yet they sell you the cartridges and printheads. I would ask for a refund of what you have purchased. Only they the manufacturer can detect the problem further. I had a XErox a few years ago and the...

Printers: Xerox Workcentre M940, xerox printers, xerox workcentre
xerox printers, xerox workcentre, ink refills: The error indicates the print head is damaged and need to be replaced. The Xerox printers are notorious for this patricular problem. You may want to first unplug the printer from power ( be sure it is powered on first then unplug it ) for 70 seconds then...

Printers: xerox workcentre m940/m950, xerox workcentre m940, registry option
xerox workcentre m940, registry option, xerox printer: Hello, I am a printer expert in all aspects. I test, clean and maintain every type of office equipment. We also work on computers and maintain them. The problem is that the Xerox program still has associations within your computers registry. I do not recommend...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: 11x17 printing with full bleeds, color laser printer, bearer of bad news
color laser printer, bearer of bad news, color copier: John, To the best of my knowledge. The answer to your question is NO. In a color laser printer (also called Color Copier) the machine needs a section of white or blank space to recognize the beginning & end of the sheet. This is how the sensors tell...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Book binding, roger macbride allen, personalized childrens books
roger macbride allen, personalized childrens books, takoma park md: Do you have a local bookbinder? He or she may be interested in producing the case at a reasonable price. You don t need a bookbinding machine to fasten the text block inside the case. Just brush glue on the end sheets, insert, and press. A machine...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Cotton papermaking, paper serviettes, caustic soda
paper serviettes, caustic soda, cotton balls: Hi Micaela, you can t make paper from cotton balls without first cooking them up with caustic soda, rinsing and blending them. Caustic soda is quite dangerous so perhaps you should come up with another thing to make paper from like paper serviettes, blotting...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Correct clamp pressures on the power guillotine, guillotine cutters, stack of paper
guillotine cutters, stack of paper, top of the stack: Many operators of guillotine cutters never vary the clamp pressure. However, I use a lighter pressure for thin or fragile papers or for a narrow stack of paper. My test is that if I can see the mark of the metal clamp on the top of the stack which...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: I need paper manufacturer and printer, recycle paper
recycle paper: Hello Chicago IL There is a company New Leaf papers out of San Francisco who may be able to help you. They are focussed on sourcing and marketing recycle content paper and so could likely find the paper source for you and may even know of a sheeter/printer....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Paper Grain, guillotine paper cutter, paper grain
guillotine paper cutter, paper grain, color illustrations: Ink jet uses liquid ink which is squirted on to the paper and dries almost immediately. Laser uses powdered toner which is adhered to the paper by an electrostatic charge and then is fused to the paper by heat and pressure. The quality of both methods can...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing a novel, book printers, natural stock
book printers, natural stock, project thanks: Susan Thanks for the question and you can get a quote for a antique or natural stock. Depending upon the quantity lower quantities that run digital tell the printers 60# Natural if 1000 or greater go with a 55# natural. The people that you are asking to...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: stacking and cutting for notepads, light cardboard, padding compound
light cardboard, padding compound, cheap paint: Cut paper (typically, 20 pound bond scrap paper) to the size wanted. Make piles containing about 100 sheets. For each pile, cut a backing board (light cardboard or chip board or pad back). Put a backing board under each pile of paper and stack them about...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: How can I trim multiple books on the power guillotine, stiff cardboard, guillotine cutter
stiff cardboard, guillotine cutter, stack of books: The easiest solution is to use a strip of binders board or other stiff cardboard, a bit less than 1/8 thick. Cut it to about 2 inches (50mm) by 8 inches (200 mm). Glue 2 or more strips together to make the required thickness, if necessary. Place...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Binding a book with wooden pages/cover, leather strips, google
leather strips, google, plywood: It is always a good idea to plan the type of binding before making the book block. Certainly you should plan the type of binding before drilling any holes. Based on the little information you have provided, the most likely way to successfully finish...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Book binding, liquid glue, burst binding
liquid glue, burst binding, book binding: A burst-bound book is printed and folded in sections as if it were going to be sewed through the fold of each section. However, instead of using thread for sewing, each section is pierced and liquid glue is injected to hold each section together and to fasten...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Book terminology, book terminology, book descriptions
book terminology, book descriptions, canto: Hi Linda: You are absolutely correct in saying there is no information available for this term. However, it doesn t refer to anything related to printing or publishing. Canto, as you probably know, refers to music or poetry. I m wondering if you might find...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: binding a wooden book, necessary materials, quick reply
necessary materials, quick reply, pieces of wood: Do you mean that the book is 16 cm x 23 cm long? Such a huge book would require a bull hide to cover it. Raised bands were used widely 2 or 3 hundred years ago on the most expensive books. Usually 4 bands were used, each about 3 inches longer than the...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Endpaper choices . . ., marble effect, cheap printers
marble effect, cheap printers, cmyk color: I would just ask your commercial printer if the color would be uniform across and along the sheet, using his process. If he says Yes, it probably would be OK. Go to Google, type in Marbling and look the term up in Wikipedia. They have a good, short description...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Impressed Leather Covers, imitation gold leaf, foundry type
imitation gold leaf, foundry type, genuine gold leaf: 1. Assemble type which reads (in reverse) what you want the title to say. The preferred type is cast made of brass, but this is very expensive. Next best is foundry type, which is what printers use normally. A linotype slug, also used by printers, is made...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Photos or illustrations in a children's book, way of the world, new trend
way of the world, new trend, storyboard: Jonathan Thanks for the question. Many childrens books use illustrators but that has always been the way of the world. I would suggest that you go with what you have as you never know what will happen and what sets a new trend so go with your gut. Let me...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Book Part Names., prelims, googled
prelims, googled, rupert: Prelims are sometimes called front matter or front garbage. They are comprised of all parts of the book which precede the text. They usually include the title page, the preface, and the table of contents. I am sorry to say that I do not know how to...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Hardcover warping, perfect binder, book spine
perfect binder, book spine, stack of books: This is a common problem. Using inexpensive board stock is the most common cause of this problem. Unfortunately, boards which are less likely to warp are very expensive. A second common cause of warping is caused by pasting a different type...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: paper and ink and "acid-free", zetta florence, saba hi
zetta florence, saba hi, long periods of time: Hi Saba, I suspect the paper might be the culprit, though My knowledge of inks is negligable so can t answer from that score. It is possible to purchase a pen which will indicate whether a paper is acidic or not. I m not sure where you are but in melbourne...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Where do i Start?, electric stapler, meeting agendas
electric stapler, meeting agendas, double fan: 10,000 copies per day, month, year? The volume you expect to be producing determines, to a considerable extent, the extent to which you would want to automate your new shop. Today s printers and copiers do almost all of the collating work for you, if...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: creep or shingling, facing pages, format books
facing pages, format books, hand margin: Hi Rita: I also use Quark and format books. This is what I do: File New Project. You ll then have the New Project box open. Click on facing pages and add the Margin Guides according to the creep you need -- use calculations for page number one (right-hand...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing art onto..., images
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing art onto..., images

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing art onto..., uncoated stock, 300 dpi
uncoated stock, 300 dpi, producing art: Sara Thanks for the question. Are you able to scan the art. If so you can scan it at 300 dpi and put it into photoshop as a file for the journal. If the are is 10 X10 at the Louve you may have some problems as there is not a good way to capture the art...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: NEWSPAPER SPELLING ERRORS, fibre orientation, spelling errors
fibre orientation, spelling errors, fibre networks: Hey Questioner; I love the question but do not know the answer. My expertise is in the physics of fibre networks and I doubt the fibre orientation properties or paper itself has anything to do with the spelling errors. I am intrigued by your question...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing on bigger paper, page setup menu, menu paper
page setup menu, menu paper, registration marks: Hi Kay: I m not completely confident that I understand what you are trying to do. You have three options for printing a 6x9 page: 1. If you want to print directly on paper cut to 6x9: Set your file page setup to a 6x9 size. In the Page Setup menu Paper...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing a 5.5x8.5 book on HP 4650, print as a booklet, print books
print as a booklet, print books, book printing: I assume that you are using a word processor to do the printing and that you have set it up so that two pages appear on your monitor side by side. Set all four of the margins to 1/2 inch. Put odd numbered pages on the left side of the screen. Tell the...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Book binding and paper types, book publishing company, first five books
book publishing company, first five books, paper weights: Tanya Thanks for the question. We are a book printer and we produce Childrens books there are probably 20 book printers in the US that can produce these books and a number of others in China and Korea who produce the majority of these books as they can produce...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing children's picture book, brian jud, john kremer
brian jud, john kremer, dan poynter: Diane Thanks for the email. Childrens Books are a tough market and that is why folks in the business don t really like to touch childrens books unless they have a track record. Print your own may 100-200 books and see if you can make a go of it. The websites...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: info. feasibility study, enterprenuer, business correspondence
enterprenuer, business correspondence, spot colors: Wow! This is a big project you re undertaking and I think you would require more than an answer from me. For a complete printing supply company, there s so much you would need. Besides the printing presses, you d have to have computers for graphics and the...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: paper terminology, publication sheet, paper terminology
publication sheet, paper terminology, side of a leaf: Hi James: Here are the definitions for the three words you listed: LEAF: One sheet of paper in a publication. Each side of a leaf is one page. PAGE: One side of a leaf in a publication. SHEET OF PAPER: Basically the same as a leaf. Any size piece of...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Note Pad Assembly - Paper Warping, uniform pressure, pieces of wood
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Note Pad Assembly - Paper Warping, uniform pressure, pieces of wood, hardware store

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Note Pad Assembly - Paper Warping, padding compound, gold bricks
padding compound, gold bricks, stack of paper: Elmer s glue has two problems in my humble opinion: it is too brittle when it dries and it has too much water in it, which causes rippling or warping. It is designed to work on wood, not paper. Look up padding compound on google and you will find...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: publishing offer - what is the benchmark?, flip images, bench mark
flip images, bench mark, self publishers: Or Benjamin Congratulations and welcome to the tricky world of book negotiation. In some cases you get a feel for what you have by the interest that the consumers have about your book. That is why some folks sell them as self publishers so they get a real...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: instructional materials on what I need to get started on book printing and binding, small quantities, hard back books
small quantities, hard back books, older books: The equipment required for binding large quantities of books is expensive. A binding line which can produce several hundred hard-back books per hour can easily cost over a million dollars. However, one can buy a second-hand machine for binding perhaps fifty...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing press information, dear madam, sharing your expertise
dear madam, sharing your expertise, printing presses: Hi Khurram: Because I don t know much about business in your country, my answers might not apply. 1. Yes, a person without a printing background can do well in that business, as long as he has a network of employees who are skilled in the trade. The last...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Cutting of hard covers, guillotine paper cutter, hand cutters
guillotine paper cutter, hand cutters, hard cover books: The cover (boards plus cloth) will cut easily, though the boards will dull the cutter knife a bit more rapidly than paper will. Get two knives with your guillotine so that you can continue cutting while one knife is being resharpened. If you are cutting...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: DB-250, perfect binder, manual binder
perfect binder, manual binder, double fan: Someone may be putting out incorrect information. I have never owned a Duplo 250 perfect binder, but it is true that I have given up on inexpensive binding machines which use melted glue as the binding medium. I now use only one type of adhesive binding: double-fan...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Help printing my book, coil binding machine, double fan
coil binding machine, double fan, page selection: Format/Page/Page Layout/Letter Size/Landscape/Divide Page/2 columns/one row This is a common sequence which leads to printing two pages on one side of a sheet. This will allow you to view both pages at the same time and to layout pages as you normally do...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: instructional materials on what I need to get started on book printing and binding, small quantities, hard back books
small quantities, hard back books, older books: The equipment required for binding large quantities of books is expensive. A binding line which can produce several hundred hard-back books per hour can easily cost over a million dollars. However, one can buy a second-hand machine for binding perhaps fifty...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Papermaking, papermaking
papermaking: Hi Joy, I am in Australia so can t help much with the classes but there are a lot of Colleges in the US that have papermaking courses and there are also studios scattered around the country. A good place to start is the book arts web http://www.philobiblon.com/,...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing the outside edges of book or directrory, directrory, patent numbers
directrory, patent numbers, google: I have never printed on the side of a book, nor have I seen this being done. However, I Googled print on the side of a book and turned up several patents which describe methods of doing this. The basic patenr number is US Patent 6048114, which you can...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Student Newspaper publishing, word processor programs, adobe indesign
word processor programs, adobe indesign, microsoft publisher: I am sorry that I am not familiar with Microsoft Publisher. I have used Word Perfect and Microsoft Word to produce newspapers on tabloid (11 x 17 inch) paper. If you want a higher end publishing program, I would suggest Adobe InDesign. However, word processor...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Unbindng a Hard Cover, guillotine paper cutter, book binder
guillotine paper cutter, book binder, ream: Get access to a guillotine paper cutter, of the type which can cut a ream or more of paper at one time. Every quick printer and almost every book binder has one. Use it to cut off the spine of the book, removing as little of the book block (the printed sheets...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: source of paper pulp, cotton linter, papermaking
cotton linter, papermaking, watercolour: Hi Rhondda, There are a few paper suppliers in the US, just google Twinrocker, Magnolia and Carriage House Paper they will all supply cotton linter. One other option is to go to a picture framer who does work for galleries, they will have offcuts of archival...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Wooden Book Covers, coptic binding
coptic binding: Hi Bill, Probably the easiest way to use wooden covers for your books is to do a Coptic binding. If you google coptic binding you should find some instructions on the web or you could borrow from your library Keith Smith non adhesive binding 1, Alisa Golden...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: book lay out, time dedication, adobe in design
time dedication, adobe in design, professional job: I answered this question about two weeks ago. Perhaps it got lost in transit. You have identified a major problem with most software used to produce books: unless you use the software regularly, it is very difficult to use it profitably. My solution...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: banana fibre, papermaking, banana fibre
papermaking, banana fibre: Hi Brian, sorry for the delay in answering your question, I have been at a papermaking conference for the last week. The IAPMA (www.iapma.info) congress was held in Australia this year. I don t know much about how they process the banana for the boxes but...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Excessive clamping pressure, polar mohr, stack of paper
polar mohr, stack of paper, back fence: Thank you for introducing me to the Mohr-Polar web site. It is well done. Paper cutting is a shearing action. In a shearing action, the blade always moves, though often imperceptibly, away from the most compressed, toughest, and stiffest part of the...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Font, old english fonts, chicago tribune
old english fonts, chicago tribune, search mode: Hi Cathy... It s definitely a version of Old English, but it looks like they ve kerned it. I don t have any Old English fonts, but I do have Linotext, and it s very close to that. Here s the link to a website with some versions of Old English: http://www.eyetricks.com/oldenglishfonts/...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: banana fibre, cotton rags, fiber paper
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: banana fibre, cotton rags, fiber paper, handmade paper

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing, drop cap, typeface
drop cap, typeface, paragraph: Hi Elizabeth: I believe you re referring to a Drop Cap . It s a large letter used at the beginning of a paragraph. It s usually dropped into the first two or three lines, but some designers use four or more lines for the drop. Let me know if I didn t understand...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: student in need of a bookbinder, professional binder, book binders
professional binder, book binders, page a5: I assume that you are from Sydney, Australia. I am in Illinois, USA, and unfortunately am not acquainted with book binders in your country. I would suggest googling for bookbinding, Australia. Look for bookbinders and for associations of bookbinders....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: your book, roger macbride allen, double fan
roger macbride allen, double fan, many thanks: I believe that you can get a copy of my book from Roger MacBride Allen roger@rmallen.net. When I heard from him a month or so ago, he had only one copy, but was reprinting it. If it is not available immediately, contact me at r-evans4@illinois.edu...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing issues, blue hue, gray colors
blue hue, gray colors, printing issues: I am sorry to say that I have not used InDesign, so I can t do a good job of answering your question. I doubt that upgrading to CS4 would correct the problem. However, I have found Adobe to be willing to try to solve problems, so I would pose this problem...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: adhesive binding, double fan, minimal equipment
double fan, minimal equipment, demand publishing: There are many types of adhesive bindings. Some of them, e.g. the type used to make commercial soft cover bindings, are rather expensive, e.g. $10,000. However, one type, called double fan glued, is quite satisfactory and can be done at home with minimal equipment....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Old typewriter paper stuck together, paper fibres, typewriter paper
paper fibres, typewriter paper, old typewriter: Hello Ira; First, I am an expert in the physics of paper, not the chemistry of surfaces or coating, so I am answering this not as an expert, just someone trying to help. If it were me, and I had no better answer, I would clamp each of the two free ends...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Unbinding an old album, cheese cloth, animal hides
cheese cloth, animal hides, quality copies: First, make at least two good quality copies of each of the pages on good quality paper. This is your backup if something goes seriously awry. Open the book and cut through the folds of the end papers at the beginning and the end of the book. Each...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: bookbinding and dimensional stability, fibre orienation, curl
fibre orienation, curl, twist: Hello Li; A few times before, I have seen where the non-bonded free edge side opposite the binding develops waves, in some cases the pages are cupped with an in-plane curl of sections of the book with the curl tunnel perpendicular to the binding edge....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: 1859 Leather Bound Cover Issue, illustrious men, line states
illustrious men, line states, bookbinder: I have no idea as to the value of this particular book. You should ask this question of a dealer in rare books. Generally speaking, a valuable book should be repaired by a qualified bookbinder, rather than by an amateur. I assume that you are an amateur, since...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Hinged Binding with Wooden Covers and Spine, stable place, endpapers
stable place, endpapers, chipboard: I think I now have a better idea of your plan, but there are several questions. 1. When you say flush do you mean flex? 2. In the diagram which shows the hinges, what is the meaning of the two letter r s along the right side? 3. What is cotton weave?...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Self-Publishing
Hi Brad: I visited a few sites that I use for book submissions, and, I must say, the price you received per book is probably the best you ll find. Considering the page quantity and size, you d be hard-pressed to even find a POD site that offers this...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: bleed, shelf load, dust sheet
shelf load, dust sheet, continuous design: Hi Dan: I actually submitted books for print, to Lightning Source, a few years back, and they were in one piece. They must have changed their requirements for some reason. I can see, as you mentioned, where this would be a problem if there was a continuous...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Repairing Corners of Leather Book, gaylord brothers, easton press
gaylord brothers, easton press, tacky glue: Library paste can be obtained at any library supply company such as Gaylord Brothers (at Gaylord.com), or go to your public library and ask them if they will let you have a tiny bit. The advantage of using paste is that the repair can be reversed at any time...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Concealed Spiral Binding, double fan, spiral binding
double fan, spiral binding, instructional guide: Yes, a spiral binding is what you need, but I am sorry that I don t know how to do a printed spine which could be folded back on itself. How about a spiral binding placed in a box, with the spine information printed on a narrow side of the box? That would...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: HP 2600n printing blank sheet., hp 2600n, blank sheets
hp 2600n, blank sheets, internal printer: I am surprised that any manufacturer would recommend that an end user disassemble a laser printer to the point where the mirrors were cleaned. This is a delicate operation which can end up with the mirrors pointing in the wrong direction. The result can send...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Organic paper?, paper, food waste
paper, food waste: I must admit I am a little grossed out by the prospect but I guess the best way would be trial and error. Take a bucket of waste and cook it up with 10% w/w caustic soda, wash that well in a net bag the beat with a drill and paint stirrer or in a vitimiser(blender)...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: notepad binding, book bindery, padding compound
book bindery, padding compound, walmart: Cut the cardboard the same size as the note paper. Fold a larger sheet of paper in half and place it at one side of a desk, with the fold on the edge, and half of the paper extending down over the edge and the other half extending back toward the center...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: bookbinding, booklet style, paper answer
booklet style, paper answer, paper grain: I m sorry. I mis-spoke, in part. You always want the grain to run parallel to the spine. Cutting paper in half rotates the grain 90 degrees. If you want to print 8.5 x 11 books, use regular 8.5 x 11 long grain paper. If you want to print...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: bookbinding, portrait orientation, small quantities
portrait orientation, small quantities, bond 20: I have bought Hammermill 11x17 long grain 20 lb bond from Quill in Chicago. Have you tried Paper Plus? Book paper is commonly sold in 24x28 size. You can cut 11x17, 8.5x11, and 5.5x8.5, long grain or short grain, from this with little waste. Ruper...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Leather Binding, creative bookbinding, pauline johnson
creative bookbinding, pauline johnson, leather binding: End sheets are properly called endpapers or end leaves. One of the endpapers is called the pastedown. Normally it cannot be saved when you remove the cover of a hardcover book. I assume that you mean that you want to save and use the remaining endsheets....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Bookbinding - Composition Books, composition books, composition book
composition books, composition book, book manufacturers: This is usually considered to be proprietary information, and hence not made public. My only suggestion is to experiment, keeping a record of the various materials you have used. Once you find a combination that looks and works right, feel free to duplicate...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: cs5, minimum hardware requirements, intel pentium 4
minimum hardware requirements, intel pentium 4, amd athlon 64: Hello Mary, I apologize for the delayed response (Thanksgiving weekend). Are you on a Mac or PC? Check that your computer meets the minimum hardware requirements for CS5. See below. If you need help finding the information about your computer please email...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Science Fair Papermaking, caustic soda, papermaking
caustic soda, papermaking, cornstarch: How do I make sure that my paper pulp is smooth? You can get smooth pulp by using a blender to make the pulp. 2. What is Caustic Soda? It is sodium hydroxide and is a very strong alkali which should be handled with care, always use rubber gloves, avoid...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: how to make these type of papers?, precious piece, hand made paper
precious piece, hand made paper, kozo: Hi Deenina, This paper is very special, it is made from very the long fibres of Kozo. I believe the patterns are made by having a type of stamp and holding it under the mould as the paper is made. I have never seen it being made but it is really beautiful....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: padding, varnish, padding
varnish, padding, glue: I have often sought to produce pads which can easily be divided. However, we have always gone back to the old-fashioned method of inserting a colored sheet of paper (or a piece of pad back) where we want the pad to be divided. After padding, we use a padding...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Paper quality and card stock for printing, paper card stock, paper weights
paper card stock, paper weights, pound bond: I recommend Mohawk Superfine paper, which is flexible and strong. It is available in a variety of paper weights from 24 pound bond to card stock. Google Talas, who sell small amounts by mail. However, shipping is costly. Perhaps a local printer has some on...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing, printer ink jet, ink jet printer
printer ink jet, ink jet printer, color texture: Going through a print shop has these advantages: Much wider range of paper (sizes, color, texture, weight, etc) Wider range of ink colors Lower cost per copy if you have more than about 100 copies printed at the same time Technical advice from the printer...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Fonts / Typefaces, fonts typefaces, specimen book
fonts typefaces, specimen book, van nostrand: The Type Specimen Book published by Van Nostrand shows 544 different type faces in over 3000 sizes. Paperback. 1974. Search typefaces in Wikipedia. This has names and some data, and some reproductions of the actual type faces. You can also search for individual...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Locating a particular font, silver text, word quality
silver text, word quality, bookbinder: I was not able to open the link which you said you sent me which displayed the Quality Harmony font. I do not recognize the font by that name. Please send me an e-mail with a link to the font. r-evans4@illinois.edu. Rupert The two-word Quality Harmony...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing a book at a print shop, self publishing a book, question deals
self publishing a book, question deals, sophisticated program: The answer is different depending on how you submit your book to the printer. If you make up a dummy with all of text and graphics in place, you and/or the printer must check every page of the dummy for smudges, because the photo of the final copy will faithfully...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: 4 color printing on white vinyl and then applying a non skid surface, ink dries, skid surface
ink dries, skid surface, richard rice: Richard,As you probably know when printing on vinyl,The ink dries on the surface,So you will need to use a Hard dry ink also i would add a little varnish to the ink to keep it from chalking and then you can varnish the whole sticker this should take care of...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Adding a business to a printing business, what are your strengths weaknesses, printing business
what are your strengths weaknesses, printing business, income stream: Carol, Thank you for your question. This is going to be a multi part answer, because I am going to need some info from you. OK? First of all, is your company in a position to purchase equipment to become more competitive? Or are you looking to do more...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Adhesive for making tear off notepads, art supply store, padding compound
art supply store, padding compound, walmart: Many adhesives will work. The best is called padding compound. You can buy it from Dempco or any printer supply house. If you want to make only a few (100 or less pade) go to Walmart or any art supply store and get Sobo adhesive. I assume that...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Adobe InDesign CMYK, pantone colors, cmyk colors
pantone colors, cmyk colors, adobe indesign: Hi Gloria, I m not sure if my first response was sent so here it is again. First try doing a save as PDF see if that works. Is your printer using Quark by any chance? If so, there may be a conflict. I ll spare the details for now. If it doesn t work...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Art book printing, digital proof, full color printing
digital proof, full color printing, color prints: Marta Thanks for the question. Was the proof a digital proof or a press proof? If a digital proof then it is toner on paper and not ink on paper. The problem with drying is dependant on the press, the paper and the amount of coverage on the paper however...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Binding a 28 (Including Cover) Page Children's Book, roger macbride allen, ink jet printers
roger macbride allen, ink jet printers, takoma park md: You can get a copy of my book from Roger MacBride Allen roger@rmallen.net 401 Ethan Allen Avenue Takoma Park MD 20912 (301) 920-2369 Yes, it will tell you how to bind books. You will find that you don t need an expensive machine unless you plan to...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Binding and binder questions, volume machines, board stock
volume machines, board stock, color hardcover: This is a set of questions which deserve long, long answers. You don t need fancy equipment to do the job. All that the proprietary systems do is to substitute money (yours) for time (yours), and often the trade-off is not worthwhile unless the number...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Binding a book from InDesign CS, indesign cs, inbooklet
indesign cs, inbooklet, must be a way: Hello, Sorry for the delay on this, I ve been traveling. InDesign CS didn t ship with an imposition program (for printer spreads) unless you bought the PageMaker edition. CS2 & CS3 do include one under File InBooklet. Here are a few you can buy (but...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Book binding, misleading results, binding machine
misleading results, binding machine, book binding: Sorry that I don t have experience with that particular machine. Duplo has a good reputation, so I would suggest that you contact them with your questions about the type of paper, type of glue, and temperature of the glue. I think they will give you good...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Book binding, side sewing, types of bookbinding
side sewing, types of bookbinding, inkjet printers: My book is called Book-on-Demand Publishing and is available from Black Lightning Publications at 1-800-252-2599. Unfortunately, the publisher does a poor job of binding, and I can t get him to do better. There are many types of bookbinding, and a lifetime...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Book Club Editions, book club editions, little known fact
book club editions, little known fact, gold lettering: Quite often there is no difference between the quality of the books produced for book clubs and those produced for book stores. However, some higher end book clubs use bindings which are a bit more expensive, using leather, better quality cloth, etc. Other...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Book Printing for New Publisher, monochrome laser printer, ulead photoimpact 10
monochrome laser printer, ulead photoimpact 10, automatic duplexing: No. A grayscale reproduction looks like a photograph. The greater the number of dots per inch, the more closely it resembles a photograph. A halftone is a photograph of a photograph, taken with a halftone screen between the camera and the original. A 100 line...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Book parts, straightness, otten
straightness, otten, arrows: I wasn t sure myself, as I have heard both words used. But Websters dictionary lists spine as the back of a book.It is your choice. (I think that this is a condition created to spawn arguments.)Spline is a word I have seen used in archery: it has to do with...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Bookbinding end leaf, end leaf, wholesale paper
end leaf, wholesale paper, commercial printers: It is probably Tyvek, type 10, 5 mil thickness. Tyvek is handled by wholesale paper companies who want to sell only to commercial printers and in large quantities. You might try local printers and ask if they have any to sell in small quantities. For a very...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Bookbinding and repair of old books, unbleached muslin, tacky glue
unbleached muslin, tacky glue, paint brush: Yes, you can tighten up the back. Begin by using a sharp knife to separate the case (front cover, spine, and back cover) from the text block. They are held together by the end sheets and a flimsy strip of cloth. Cut at the hinges on the inside, front and back....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Bookbinding and repair of old books, professional job, specialized tools
professional job, specialized tools, scrap paper: Yes, you can tighten it yourself. a. If the looseness of the spine is confined to a loosening and pulling back of the cloth cover from the spine side of the cover board (about a quarter inch to 1/2 inch), dip a knitting needle into Alene s Tacky Glue. Slide...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Bookbinding, straight spine, tacky glue
straight spine, tacky glue, double fan: I assume that the books are made up of 30-60 single sheets of paper. (Often, a sheet of paper has two or more pages: one or more on each side) If the sheets are folded more than once, the following advice needs amendment. Do a double-fan glued binding....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Brochures for Practice, iridology certification, good first impression
iridology certification, good first impression, licensed acupuncturist: Hi Mike, Your question is a common one when it comes to desktop publishing. I know people who have done something similar with menus for their restaurant. It came out ok nothing that really stood out and it looked like someone created it on their home computer....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Business plan, professional business plans, professional business plan
professional business plans, professional business plan, free outlines: Hi Emeka: Though professional business plans are similar in subject matter, the content varies from one business to the next. You need to find an outline of a formal plan and use it as a guide to write yours. I don t believe I can send you a sample from this...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Business, jobds, niche market
jobds, niche market, specilist: Jesse, A real big question and without lots of information I might do myself a disservice by replying but here goes. I am going to think about some generic things that make smaller printing companies better than the big boys. You have all sorts of...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: how to become editor, creative writing courses, independent publishers
creative writing courses, independent publishers, service publisher: Sweetie, I would love to hear your synopsis. The problem is time of which I have none left. We are not taking on any more full-service publishing projects because we are so over loaded even now. Why don t you self publish with us? If you believe in...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: binding systems, riddle pond road, west topsham vt
riddle pond road, west topsham vt, hot glue: Hi To order a copy of my book, Book on Demand Publishing, call Black Lightning Publishing Inc. Riddle Pond Road West Topsham VT 05086 1-800-252-2599 Holly My book was written before I discovered double fan-glue binding. It has good info on printing...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: binding, book ideal, binding systems
book ideal, binding systems, binder: Sorry, but I am in New Mexico and won t be home for a week, so I can t consult my files. Xerox did not make the binder as far as I know. There are several of the so-called mechanical binding systems. They use metal or plastic clamps to grip the pages....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: How to make a book....., desktop publishers, possability
desktop publishers, possability, manila folder: Hi, my suggestion would be to use your local yellow pages under bookbinders &/or desktop publishers and get some advice from them. Depending on how many pages you have another possability would be to buy some nice paper and print it yourself. If you set it...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: book binding, perfect binding machine, bookbinding machines
perfect binding machine, bookbinding machines, approximate budget: Hi, I wish I could help you on this. I am just beginning to learn about hardcover binding myself. You might try calling an equipment dealer in your area to see what they recommend. Let them know what you want to accomplish & an approximate budget. They...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: book binding and lamination, books manuscripts, metal posts
books manuscripts, metal posts, book binding: Before the days of books, manuscripts were written on scrolls, which were stored as rolls of papyrus or parchment. Bookbinding fastens together individual sheets or folded sheets so that they can be opened individually. Books are much easier to store and easier...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: book binding, thermal binding machines, hand cutters
thermal binding machines, hand cutters, guillotine cutters: I would not recommend any of the low cost thermal binding machines for books of 500 pages. They work reasonably well for perfect binding books of 200 or fewer pages. Books with more pages probably should be sewed or double-fan glued. They advertise that...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: book bindings, burst binding, binding standards
burst binding, binding standards, inadequate support: Hi, Cheryl. I don t think there is any starndardization on this term. In some cases it may mean the seller has not investigated to determine the type of binding. In other cases I suspect it could mean this is an adhesive burst binding with inadequate support...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: book cover, backcover, dust jacket
backcover, dust jacket, anthology: It is not customary to print anything on the back cover of a hard-back book. If you are planning a book with a soft cover, almost anything goes. However, I personally prefer not to print anything on the outside of the back cover (often called cover 4), and...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: book cover, backcover, anthology
backcover, anthology, creative writing: Hi Jake you write what is called a collophon. It tells the reader information like what paper the book is printed on , how it is bound, what font is used and how many copies were produced. If it is a limited edition it will also tell which number in the edition...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: book covering with modern fabrics, silk designs, book cloth
silk designs, book cloth, recommended procedure: Most fabrics which are designed for use on books are filled with starch or have some other method of preventing the EVA from bleeding through. The thinner the fabric the more likely that the adhesive will come through. Backing the fabric with paper is the...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: on book manufacturing...., book publishing company, camera ready art
book publishing company, camera ready art, tiny dots: Hi Christina, I hope I can be of help. Regarding your question of the difference between Camera ready and digital file. Camera ready / Flat art This type of artwork is used typically for photographic purposes. Basically, camera ready is your “art”...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: book printing, steep learning curve, adobe in design
steep learning curve, adobe in design, illustrator files: Sorry this took so long to answer, I didn t see it in my pending list. InDesign is much easier to use than Photoshop and both will export to PDF format. InDesign is used for writing because it offers many high end features such as Section Markers, Auto...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: book spines, book spines, unbleached muslin
book spines, unbleached muslin, cheese cloth: There have been many experiments with substitutes for mull (crash). They are all intended to hold the signatures together and to hold the end pages to the spine. Among the materials that have been tried are cheese cloth, unbleached muslin, and various types...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: book stuck together..., corinth ms, yearbook
corinth ms, yearbook, russ: I don t think Champion Deluxe would separate. I have had that happen to me and I totally finished off the book. Since then someone told me that steaming the pages one at a time might loosen the coating enough to release the pages, but it would be a long process....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: How to make a book....., ready answer, otten
ready answer, otten, single unit: I don t have a ready answer, but: I would think your best start would find a small job printer who may have the equipment to do this, or he may be able to tell you where you may get it done. But, a word of warning. Setting up and making a single unit may...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: bookbinding, hard back books, hardbound books
hard back books, hardbound books, thick book: I would not recommend binding a book which is 9x7x4 inches thick. It would lack strength in the spine. Is this what you propose to do? Binding two hard back books together is quite simple if the books are case-bound. Take off the two cases, fasten...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: on bookmaking..., true 1200dpi, linotype hell
true 1200dpi, linotype hell, technocolor: Hi Christina! Glad I could be of help on your last question! Sorry I have taken so long to answer this but I was in Indianapolis for the last couple of days. Regarding your question of What kind of scanner to purchase. It must be able to scan at least...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: CoffeeTable Book - Create My Own?, adult education program, coffee table book
adult education program, coffee table book, bookbinding courses: You can make a book which is a work of art, and do it with very little machinery or equipment. You need some way of printing the text (and graphics, if any). A laser or inkjet printer will do. Everything else is minimal. Do you have a nearby community...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Color ink when printing, ink jet printer, hp 932c
ink jet printer, hp 932c, color palette: I assume that the HP 932C is an ink jet printer and that you have a color cartridge in it which works properly. I m not sure about Word 98, but in Word 2000, bring up the Formatting tool bar by clicking on View/Tool bars/Formatting. Make sure that Formatting...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Color Laser Printers, computer screen colors, color laser printers
computer screen colors, color laser printers, color laser printer: Hi Rosie: Yes, the orange paper will change the way the color looks , whether you use an inkjet or laser printer. But the same blue might look different from one priner versus another. If you get a minute, write and let me know what type of printer you end...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: How to Create Aged Paper?, caustic soda, vintage paper
caustic soda, vintage paper, hi tim: Hi Tim, there are a couple of things you can do to any paper that you normally letterpress on. One thing that we used to do as kids was to paint paper with lemon juice, let it dry and then iron it. You could also rust the paper by dipping it in dilute caustic...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Cropping fore edge, jane greenfield, fore edge
jane greenfield, fore edge, four edges: I am unaware of a special word for trimming the fore edge. The same word, trimming or cutting is usually used for all three (or four) edges. I was taught to say trimmed. Each of the edges, whether cut by a guillotine or a plow (plough) is said to...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: creep allowance, soft covered books, inch margin
soft covered books, inch margin, fore edge: Yes, if the margin at the fore-edge of each page of the booklet must remain exactly the same, you must adjust the gutter width gradually, with the width being least in the middle and greatest at the beginning and end. The amount of adjustment depends on several...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Diecutting on press, diecutting, machine configuration
diecutting, machine configuration, timesaver: Hi, Sorry I didn t get back to you sooner. I wanted to speak to a friend who had a little more experience with offset machines. The answer he gave was he doesn t think you can die cut on the machine. He also said he wasn t too familiar with that model press....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Effective Marketing Strategies for Printing Companies, graphic arts industry, richard kohn
graphic arts industry, richard kohn, effective marketing: Hi Pam, Always happy to assist, however, as I am based in the Netherlands the timing that you suggest is not going to work for me - it makes it 2am in Europe. If you can either send through the questions or rearrange for a more convenient time, it would...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Flexo Technology, fancy names, newest technology
fancy names, newest technology, help take care: Hello Jen, Once you research the sites I mentioned let me know what part confuses you and I ll help you understand a little more. There s a bunch of fancy names that once it s explained in a different way everything comes together. Good luck and let me...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Fountain Solution pH (What should it be?), fountain solution, solution ph
fountain solution, solution ph, printing company: Hi Robert, Here s a great article I came across that may help. It was written a few years ago but it seems to explain what you re asking about. Go to this web address: http://formtechservices.com/dstuff/bookstuf/p64fountainsolutionchem.html Hope this...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Freeing pages, hand bookbinding, coach drivers
hand bookbinding, coach drivers, shiny paper: I wish I had a solution for you. The problem is that the shiny paper is coated with a material which is partially water soluble. It is designed to stick to paper when it is dry, so when two sheets of coated stock are pressed against each other and wetted,...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: 11x17 printing with full bleeds, epson r1800
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: 11x17 printing with full bleeds, epson r1800

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: book binding and lamination, binding industry, leaf attachment
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: book binding and lamination, binding industry, leaf attachment, inner margin

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Color Laser Printers, traditional photo, printing process
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Color Laser Printers, traditional photo, printing process, photo printing

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: How to Create Aged Paper?, dries, coffee
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: How to Create Aged Paper?, dries, coffee

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: what kind of printer do I need?
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: what kind of printer do I need?

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Magazine binding, binder
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Magazine binding, binder

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: offset printing, printing industries, dear friends
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: offset printing, printing industries, dear friends

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing small journals (blank books), plastic coil binding, double loop wire
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing small journals (blank books), plastic coil binding, double loop wire, wire spiral

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: "print artist" or invalid JPEG marker type, print artist, project option
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: "print artist" or invalid JPEG marker type, print artist, project option, artist project

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printer/publisher, boosey hawkes, format booklet
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printer/publisher, boosey hawkes, format booklet, booklet printing

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: How to Self Publish a Children's Book, distribution solutions, s books
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: How to Self Publish a Children's Book, distribution solutions, s books, independent book

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: suggestions on binding a medieval codex, book rings, punched paper
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: suggestions on binding a medieval codex, book rings, punched paper, bookworks

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: wire side and felt side., noticable differences, printing paper
Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: wire side and felt side., noticable differences, printing paper, untrained eye

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: finishing jobs, general occupations list, canada immigration
general occupations list, canada immigration, immigration procedures: Sorry, but I am not familiar with Canadian immigration procedures. I did a quick internet search (using Google) for Canada Immigration Printing, and found the following address which may be helpful: http://www.tcscanadainc.com/discuss/ Hope this helps....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: General information about printing (New Methods)., poster banners, printing terminology
poster banners, printing terminology, equipment capabilities: Chukwudi, This is a very large question, I will attempt to be as simple and straightforward as possible. First & Foremost, as much as i LOVE the printing industry, I would not encourage someone to start out fresh right now. This is an industry that is...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: General Printing Questions, printing questions, general printing
printing questions, general printing, production art: Hi Mark, First a question for you. What type of printing do you design for? and Are you looking to have your files close to press ready? (as opposed to requiring alot of prepress work) The reason for the second question is you can, as a Designer, incorporate...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: German printing quality, overprint varnish, german board games
overprint varnish, german board games, printing quality: Hello Jose, I m not sure which games you re referring to that are German manufactured but Let s begin with stating the obvious that what you are talking about is a commercially printed piece. My suggestion for you is take a sample of what you are looking...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: GREETING CARD STOCK, greeting card line, square triangle
greeting card line, square triangle, envelope size: Barbara, Please forgive me for not answering...I had a problem with my email. It all got deleted! I remembered later that I could go back & recall old questions. Please re-send your info to me. I m very sorry. Please give me a little more info......

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Greeting Card Printing, greeting card business, greeting card printing
greeting card business, greeting card printing, internet greeting card: If you are going into the greeting card business, you should research different paper (type and size) for yourself to see what standards you prefer for your business. GO to Office Depot and look around to a general idea. As for your printer, you should...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: greeting cards, mothers day cards, linen thread
mothers day cards, linen thread, greeting cards: Hi Vicky, you could treat each card as a section and do a coptic binding or binding over cords/tape using fine linen thread. They will no doubt be all different sizes so you could either grade them so that you have the largest at the back and the smallest...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Hardcover binding, jane greenfield, hardcover binding
jane greenfield, hardcover binding, term case: Case bound books have a hard cover which is constructed as a unit and later is fastened to the text block via the pastedowns and sometimes the hinges and sewing supports. This type of binding has largely replaced the older method of fastening the boards to...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: High volume lay flat binding for self publishing, book printers, flat binding
book printers, flat binding, fan press: Hi, Ben. Good to hear from you again. Yes, that is the dilemma every writer-publisher faces. Some solve it by not trying to make a profit on their first one or two volumes, regarding this essentially as advertising. If the books sell well, most of the problem...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: HP Color Laserjet Printers, hp color laserjet printers, hp color laserjet printer
hp color laserjet printers, hp color laserjet printer, color laserjet printers: There are several models of color laserjet printers made by Hewlett Packard and other reputable manufacturers. In my opinion none of them in the less-than-$10,000 price range can produce color photographs which are acceptable for book work. Those in the $million...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: hand print, mechanical print, binding, liquid lamination, family bible
liquid lamination, family bible, thick books: Amy, I can help you with a few, mostly the bindery items. Saddle stitching- (now called saddle stapling) was used when printers would make books. They would take sections of the book & sew them together in the spine. The sections were folded so they...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: handmade paper, banana plant, inner bark
banana plant, inner bark, handmade paper: Hi Michelle, are you able to use grass? You can make paper from most grasses and many strappy leaves as well as material like banana plant and the inner bark of many trees and bushes. I have full instructions on my website gailstiffe.info Cheers Gai...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: from IDCS2 to the service provider, distiller settings, export dialog
distiller settings, export dialog, vanity fair: Marcelo, The BEST way to send a file from InDesign is File Package. This collects all the fonts, placed images and a report containing specifics about the job. Talk to your print shop. If they provide you with PDF export options or Distiller settings...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Image Processing Halftones vs. Grayscales in Camera Ready Copy, ulead photoimpact 10, grayscale photo
ulead photoimpact 10, grayscale photo, powerpoint charts: Hello Daryl, Grayscale and Halftones are basically the same, generally speaking halftones refer to color, grayscale black and white. Yes you should be okay with the converted files for offset. They may want the original images in color to do some adjustments...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: ~*~Some More Info~*~, wide format printer, jefferson airplane
wide format printer, jefferson airplane, stylus pro 7600: Hi Stacy, Ok, here s why I asked about the quantities. There are machines that built for larger quantities but they re not cheap! I consider medium large quantities anywhere from 1000 and up. I figured that 23 x 35 was what you are looking for. We...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Inserting 8x11, discount copier, periodical
discount copier, periodical, envelopes: Hello Avi, I m not familiar enough with what you re looking for however, something to think about is if there is a machine that can do this, the cost of the machine will be significantly more than printing on two 11 x 17 pages. Yes over time the cost will...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Japanese Stab Stitched Book into Hard Case???, book cloth, sure what this means
book cloth, sure what this means, chipboard: Yes, it can be done, but it won t look great unless you have a wide gutter so that you can trim off the holes you punched through the book. Assuming that you cannot trim off the holes, make a standard case, using the chipboard and book cloth as you describe....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: japenese bookbinding, bookbinding instructions, master craftsman
bookbinding instructions, master craftsman, breif history: Kojiro Ikegami s book, Japanese Bookbinding--Instructions from a Master Craftsman, has a good brief history of the Japanese bookbinding style, together with excellent instructions for a variety of Japanese bookbinding methods. Amazon has the book. Ruper...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Know a good inexpensive printer?, contract proof, express mail
contract proof, express mail, color shades: Hi, Michael I don t think that there is such a thing as a good, inexpensive printer. Certainly not a good, inexpensive, fast printer. Seriously, I don t have anyone to suggest, since the only printer I have dealt with for years prints books exclusively....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Know a good inexpensive printer?, price gap, presentation folders
price gap, presentation folders, michael banks: Hi Michael, Unfortunately I don t deal with presentation folders or catalogs. However here s some advice I can give you that you may have already done but just in case... When selecting a printer have them send you some samples. Ask about any additional...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: what kind of printer do I need?, paper plates, c 280
paper plates, c 280, printed paper: Hi Georgia: I was surprised at the number of online businesses that actually do print paper products. Simply do a search in Google for: customize paper plates Some of the sites I reviewed were: www.kardwell.com http://www.wedding-supplies.com/printed-paper-plates.htm...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Learning bookmaking, fine art prints, mary mccarthy
fine art prints, mary mccarthy, book arts web: Ryan, there are plenty of good books out there about basic bookbinding, one which I have is Making books by Hand by Mary McCarthy & Phillip Manna. It covers albums, scrolls, concertinas and portfolios, all very useful formats for prints. It also has a very...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Limited edition childrens book printing, book illustrators, book illustrator
book illustrators, book illustrator, alphabet book: I am certainly not an expert in this matter. However, I went to google.com and searched for children s book illustrator. This produced several interesting places to search, including a society of children s book illustrators. You might want to do likewise....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: letter form, proper structure, responsible person
proper structure, responsible person, birth certificate: Hello Nattalie, I apologize but I m not sure what you re asking. If you have Microsoft word, that program has templates that would give you the proper structure. How come it has to come from a responsible person ? I m not 100% sure about this but you...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: letter form, responsible person, place of birth
responsible person, place of birth, admission: Dear Mr or Mrs. xxx You may remember (help her recall who you are) I am applying for admission to College Y and they need a letter from someone who knows me, confirming the facts about my date and place of birth. I have taken the liberty of drafting...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: library binding, library bindings, library binding
library bindings, library binding, longevity: Library binding is a hard cover binding, usually in cloth (buckram). Theoretically, it is produced to standards agreed upon and specified by a group of experts in bindings for libraries. These standards emphasize longevity of the binding under hard usage....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Magazine binding, magazine binders, binding equipment
magazine binders, binding equipment, professional job: Sweetie, no I can t. See, I don t spend too much time checking out what other equipment people use. I only focus on what my company uses because we remain constant with upgraded equipment. But then again we have to. Before you spend money on fance equipment,...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Magazine binding, magazine binders, unbleached muslin
magazine binders, unbleached muslin, tacky glue: I have not seen the 12-rod magazine binders for many years. I had some old Model Engineer magazines which I bought, which had this type of binder. They had been stored in a damp place and the rods had rusted onto the magazine. What a mess. I do not know of...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Markup up to wholesale distributor, wholesale distributorship, wholesale distributor
wholesale distributorship, wholesale distributor, rule of thumb: A useful rule of thumb to use in terms of margins is to take the manufacturing cost and multiply it by 4 to get the retail price. This back of a cigarette packae calculation lets you think in terms of the manufacturer making a margin of between 20% to 25%,...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Mounting papers, chinese watercolor, acid free paper
chinese watercolor, acid free paper, free papers: Dear Lesley, you definitely should use acid free paper for your mounting, ask at an art supply house. You can also buy acid free mount board, it is more expensive than non acid free but worth the expense if you are concerned about the life of the paper cuts....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: making my own note pads, padding compound, top of the stack
padding compound, top of the stack, metal container: Place a piece of cardboard between each of the pads. Fold a piece of paper down the middle so that it forms a right angle. Put the creased paper over the edge of a desk or table to protect the wood from the glue. Stack the pads-to-be on the paper, with the...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: making a pad of paper, padding compound, padding press
padding compound, padding press, stationery business: One machine is used to cut the paper to size. It is called a guillotine cutter, and is somewhat expensive. The least expensive is made by Martin Yale and costs about $800. The more expensive ones cost thousands of dollars new. Second hand ones start at about...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: making paper, first timers, recycling paper
first timers, recycling paper, cabbage: I think you d be better off recycling paper rather than attempting plant paper first up. There are several websites with good instructions some geared specially for kids. You could check out the links from The Robert Williams Museum of Papermaking site. The...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: How to manage to print, graphic applications, book style
graphic applications, book style, easy solution: Hi Farshid: There is no easy solution to this problem. Basically, the pages must be imposed in order for them to print out back-to-back in the correct order. High-end graphic applications, such as Quark and InDesign could be used to set the pages up so...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: margins on 300p book, inner margin, double fan
inner margin, double fan, outer margin: The amount of margin which the binding will take up depends on several variables. The most important variable is the type of binding. For example, mechanically clamped and Oriental (side sewn) types of bindings can easily consume 1/2 inch (12 mm) or more of...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: I Need Help..., size posters, there some kind
size posters, there some kind, starting an online business: Hi Stacy, Good for you by doing all that research! I believe I can help you with this. I ll need a little more info. First question is are you looking to do large quantities or more like on demand by request? What size posters? Let s start with...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Need source of inexpensive business cards, inexpensive business cards, blank business cards
inexpensive business cards, blank business cards, inexpensive source: Alan, Please reply with more info... How many are you looking for? What is your application, (what are you going to be using the blanks for?) Are you looking for colored or white paper? How are you imprinting them? Will there be bleeds (color...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Newspaper Query, density measurements, black circles
density measurements, black circles, cereal box: Hi Mark, The circles and marks on the outer parts of the page serve a couple purposes. - Color consistancy. Color and density measurements are taken from those circles or in some cases squares. - Some of other marks are registration marks. These marks...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: name of book parts, hardcover book, paperback book
hardcover book, paperback book, rupert: The inside of the front cover of a hardcover book is called the front pastedown. The inside of the back cover of a hardcover book is called the back pastedown. They are also called the board paper, liner, lining paper, end liner, end paper or end sheet. The...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Offset Printing, macintosh formats, commercial layout
macintosh formats, commercial layout, full color printing: Dawit, Most commercial layout programs will color separate for you. Some common programs are QuarkXpress, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Macromedia Freehand & Corel Draw. Most of those are available in both PC and Macintosh formats too. As far as ...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Optical Pre-Press Registration Punches, plate punch, manual punch
plate punch, manual punch, ccd cameras: Please accept my apologies for an incomplete answer. I jumped directly from letterpresses to digital presses, so I have almost no experience with offset presses. I do suggest that you search www.google.com and www.ebay.com for offset press punch and offset...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Optical Pre-press Registration System, nela ternes, rr donnelley
nela ternes, rr donnelley, doing business in europe: Dear Mr Tang, I hope that I can help you with this enquiry From what I can understand in the position is that withing the US any new benders being purchased employ this technology, though I am not absolutely certain. The main suppliers (i.e. your...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: offset printing, adobe illustrator, imagesetter
adobe illustrator, imagesetter, software question: Hello, Wow this is a complicated question... i ll try to touch some main points and if you have any questions please just ask... Here we go...! Software - i m assuming that you want to do process printing. There are two parts to the software question....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: old binder restoration, double fan, book binding
double fan, book binding, galina: Make new end pages, being sure that the grain of the paper is parallel to the fold of each end page. Attach them to the spine by following the directions for double fan gluing at www.temperproductions.com. Follow these same directions to attach the cover to...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: opening FDF file, adobe acrobat 5, email system
adobe acrobat 5, email system, dear sir: Hi Joy, Very sorry I didn t reply to your second email. I just got back from vacation today. I did speak to an IT friend of mine and he suggested the same things I did. One thing he did mention is depending on the email system you re using there may a...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Padding press to bind books?, bind books, padding compound
bind books, padding compound, padding press: Yes, one can use a padding press to bind books. However, do not use padding compound, since it is designed deliberately to allow a low tension page pull. Instead, use an adhesive such as EVA or PVA which is designed for book binding. Once the book block is...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Page layout, cm to inches, personal preference
cm to inches, personal preference, left hand side: Hi Ruth: Thanks so much for the rating! Let me explain about the gutter. In Word, if you go to the menu Format Document, and click on the Mirror Margins option, and add a .25 gutter, you will see that Word will actually offset the pages. In other words,...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Pantone Colors, color process printing, cmyk conversion
color process printing, cmyk conversion, exact representations: Jenna, Process Blue & Cyan are very similar, but not exactly the same shade. For instance you would never use Pro Blue in 4 color process printing because it is darker & more red than cyan. CMYK conversions are NOT exact representations of their PMS...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Paper, hp deskjet 9800, search google
hp deskjet 9800, search google, color fonts: You have chosen an awkward size. It will cut out out of 17 x22 writing or bond stock, but there will be considerable waste. It will also cut out of 25 x38 text stock, but with even more waste. The problem is that you want the grain of the paper to be...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Paper Casting, cotton linter pulp, childrens colouring books
cotton linter pulp, childrens colouring books, sophie dawson: Making casts Make up Plaster of Paris according to directions, making sure to add the plaster to the water not vice versa. Pour into plastic cups and allow to set. When the plaster has set carve your desired pattern into the plaster remembering to reverse...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Paper and ink, ultra violet rays, stress areas
ultra violet rays, stress areas, vibrant colors: Most of the Xerox inkjet printers can use ink which is colored by finely ground minerals. These do not fade nearly as much as dye-based inks. I would suggest that you check to see if your inkjet printer can use mineral-based inks. The problem is that...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Paper Making (Interview for 5th Grade Science Project), grade science project, cellulose fibers
grade science project, cellulose fibers, 5th grade science project: 1) The cellulose is removed by using chemicals. When making paper from plants I use caustic soda to remove impurities from the cellulose. In paper mills they use different chemicals but they do basically the same thing. 2) That depends on what you want to...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Paper Making, stainless steel mesh, sophie dawson
stainless steel mesh, sophie dawson, g clamps: Dear Fran To get started you need some basic equipment. You need something to make your pulp with. I would strongly suggest you start with recycling and source some good quality paper to recycle. I get a lot of my raw material from our state library and...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Paper, card stock paper, half a million
card stock paper, half a million, wholesale price: Where do you live? This makes a difference in how I answer your question. Most communities with fewer than half a million population do not have stores that give wholesale prices to small dealers. Do you know if the card stock you want is called 90 lb...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Pare attachment, new york subway, page attachment
new york subway, page attachment, double fan: Depends. A pull test on a sewed book varies enormously depending on which page of a section you are pulling. A double fan glued page will give a higher pull test than a hot glued page. A page pulled at a corner comes out much more easily than...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Permanent Marker, permanent marker, marker
permanent marker, marker, right direction: Anne,this is not a printing question,But mabey i can help you,Its been my expeariance that permament marker does not wash out of clothing,But what you can do to be sure is take an old pair of your jeans and mark them with the same type of pen and them wash...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printer, bhphotovideo com bnh, subtle gradations
bhphotovideo com bnh, subtle gradations, colored inks: Hi Patrick: This is a tough one and I ll have to give a blanket answer, without recommending any printer or brand name because I d need quite a few more details to do so. Before you willingly open your wallet for such a large amount, consider that you can...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printer Terminology/Specs, color dust jacket, sq inches
color dust jacket, sq inches, hardcover book: Sweetie you need all of these for a hard cover book. And since we are not your publishing company, I cannot advise you on which of these is best for your book because I have never seen your book. You will need to spend some time on the web researching this...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing, full time work, business buddies
full time work, business buddies, printing books: Elwyn, I always recommend that a person spend as much time as possible working in a field before he or she starts their own business. Also, it is very important to learn as much about business as possible during that time. I think after 5 years of full...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing, self publishers, skill check
self publishers, skill check, affirmations: Mo Thanks if you want to have your books printed and contract with a printer that is a good website most of those printers like myself cater to self publishers as well as large publishers like Penguin etc. Now if you are looking for something else let me...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing before Binding, hp laserjet 4si, polyvinyl glue
hp laserjet 4si, polyvinyl glue, laserjet 4si: I would suggest using double-fan gluing, adding a strip of mull, and fastening the cover on with a narrow strip of glue onto the front and back of the book block (but not fastening it to the spine). This gives you lots of openability and also the strength...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing Books On Your Laser Printer, riddle pond road, west topsham vt
riddle pond road, west topsham vt, google search: The Gigabooks books are helpful. The presses described are, in my opinion, somewhat overpriced, and easily could be constructed for a very few dollars by anyone who possesses metalworking skills. They work much more slowly than the press I designed, and even...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing cards, christmas card design, quality reproductions
christmas card design, quality reproductions, printing cards: Cory,The least expencive way to reproduce your cards would be to go to a fast copy print shop,They can make a paper plate straight from your original artwork,and use that to print your cards,Cost should not be more than around 40.00 to 50.00 $$$, Good luck,i...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing in general, silver recovery unit, coffee table book
silver recovery unit, coffee table book, minimum budget: Spencer, This is a difficult question to answer in one shot. Your purchase will depend on many variables. First and foremost your budget, followed closely by your printing press experience. Next you will need to determine how many books you are going to...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing Images, raster image processing, inkjet inks
raster image processing, inkjet inks, archival inks: Mark, The best suggestion I have for you is to try a laser output (color copy) directly from your disk. The process is called RIP (Raster Image Processing). It will probably cost you about $20.00+ for the first copy & maybe $2.00 for each additional...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing Images, inkjet inks, archival inks
inkjet inks, archival inks, large prints: I have had no dealings with Kinkos of other related types of small printing services. But I have a thought that might work giving you an easy way out. Have you thought of putting your prints on 35mm film, either print or slides? If that would work, you can...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing Machinery, color business cards, color laser printer
color business cards, color laser printer, full color business cards: Hi Rich, There are a couple ways you can go. The easiest is going to be a quality color laser printer. There are a few different types. There are also some limitations. We ll discuss that process later if that s the way you were thinking. I have some...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing machinery, richard kohn, color business cards
richard kohn, color business cards, full color business cards: The obvious answer to your question is to go to the main print equipment manufacturers - but I am assuming that the question is looking for something more than this. First of all you need to have in mind the sort of volume you are looking to produce. On...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing Paper types, rain damage, plastic boxes
rain damage, plastic boxes, little rain: Hi Rebecca, I could give you an educated guess but the best thing to do is to call the copier/printer manufacturer and ask if they can tell you the thickest cover stock that can run through the machine without a problem or machine damage. Next ask them if...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing from Positives, printing screens, corporate colours
printing screens, corporate colours, tim holcomb: Beradette,i have been priniting for over 20 yrs.And 072 blue is 072 blue,The screened borders on the outside will not affect the color in the center,It sounds like they were having a press problem or they just washed it out when they printed it,you do have...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing problem, epsom stylus color, microsoft word 2000
epsom stylus color, microsoft word 2000, using microsoft word 2000: Word has two settings for A4. When you go to File and page setup and click on A4, is the size listed 8.27 x 11.69 ? When you try to print a page, do you get an error message saying that you have set the margins too small for your printer? When you click...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing Sales, information technology field, sheet fed printing
information technology field, sheet fed printing, trade pubs: Don, Unfortunately, I cannot answer most of your question. In all honesty, it sounds like I could learn a thing or 2 from you! I will try to help though, keeping in mind that I am speaking from a Buffalo NY point of view, (Wonderful place to live, not...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing small journals (blank books), spiral bind, xyron laminator
spiral bind, xyron laminator, spiral wire: Any of the combination spiral bind punches will handle punching cardboard. It is a bit more difficult to install the spiral plastic (Proclick) in cardboard, than in paper, but by no means impossible. Spiral wire (Wirebind or Zipbind) is easier. Don t pack...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Printing, guillotine paper cutter, electric griddle
guillotine paper cutter, electric griddle, cold glue: You don t say what type of binding machine you have, but I will guess that it uses hot glue. Most of the small binders of this type use too much glue, so the openability of the book is impaired. Consider adjusting the machine to use a minimum amount of glue...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Producing a bound draft., minor factors, writing a book
minor factors, writing a book, thanks in advance: There is no question about it. Your book can be published. How much it will cost depends on what skills you have or are willing to acquire, and how much work you are willing to do. Minor factors include how many copies you want and how you want it bound. The...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Publishing a childrens book, dan poynter
dan poynter: Patrick Thanks for the question. I would suggest that you look at Dan Poynter s website where you can get some info www.parapublishing.com this will give you some basics for building a foundation. He is the best and most honest on this topic when you want...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: paper formation, slow drainage, water stains
slow drainage, water stains, air bubbles: Hi Susie, there are a few things it could be. Are you using formation aid? If that is not properly mixed it forms clear spots in the paper. It might also be a clumping of the fibres if they are not finely beaten. I don t think it would be air bubbles but...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: paper making ........., soda ash, corn flour
soda ash, corn flour, ground wheat: Hi Shannon, The mold is the part with the wire and the deckle is the open frame. You can just place the deckle on top of the mould. No you can t use the fruit of the banana but you can use the peel and the leaves and stem of the plant. These need to be cooked...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: paper making, long distance relationship, papermaking
long distance relationship, papermaking, sunset: Hi Jessica, I don t have time here to go into all the details of papermaking. It is very easy to learn and there are quite a few websites out there with instructions, maybe if you search for papermaking instructions you ll find a step by step guide otherwise...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: paper types, food menus, menu printing
food menus, menu printing, final decision: Hi Glynn: Your choice of paper depends on how often you are going to change the menu or the prices on the menu. You can buy cases for the menu, which have an insert to place the printed sheet and can be used over and over. These come in clear plastic or...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: paper, end product
end product: Books, like anything else printed, can be produced on any type of paper. Most published books are printed on a 50lb or 60lb text. It really depends on where you re having it printed or published, what type of book, and what you d like the end product to look...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: papermaking, soda ash, washing soda
soda ash, washing soda, dried plants: Yes most handmade paper will fold without breaking. The only time it will crack is when the fibres are too short or the sheet too thick. You don t need to add anything extra except sometimes some formation aid to slow down the drainage you can get this by...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: poetry book, word processor program, book manuscript
word processor program, book manuscript, couple copies: You obviously have access to a computer. Do you also have access to a word processor program and a printer? If so, print the text and the cover yourself. Then bind it yourself. I can help you do it, but if you can t afford to pay to have it done, you will...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: "print artist" or invalid JPEG marker type, adobe photoshop 7 0, adobe photoshop 7
adobe photoshop 7 0, adobe photoshop 7, jpeg marker: This is a bit outside my realm, but i have seen similar problems in my work. Try one of these. When they save the jpg, have them turn On or Off the LZW compression, whichever is the opposite of what they did. Or, have them save it as an EPS, BMP or other...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: "print artist" program or invalid JPEG marker type error, adobe photoshop 7 0, adobe photoshop 7
adobe photoshop 7 0, adobe photoshop 7, jpeg marker: Hi Marianne, I ve never heard of that program either. I m suprised to hear that it did not open in Photoshop since the file translation allows for many more options of file types. Here s a couple suggestions that are a slight chance. First is how your...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printer/publisher, music copy, professional eye
music copy, professional eye, printing color: With Finale you can print copies on any laser printer. Why would wire binding cost so much? Kinko does it rather reasonably. Plastic comb binding is cheaper. You need an ISBN number and a barcode if you want to have book stores or music stores ...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: about printfile, sorry for the delay, few days
sorry for the delay, few days, color marks: Hello, Sorry I didn t get back to you sooner. I was away for a few days on business. To answer your question completely I ll need some additional information. Which program was this created in? How will the piece be printed? (Offset,Flexo, etc...) Let...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing, portable document format, tiff files
portable document format, tiff files, correct images: Hi Viki, It sounds like you ll be okay. I suggest that on the disk you include: - The photoshop files. What happens sometimes is when people place images they re linked instead of embedded in the file. So if you don t include the .psd files there is...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing business, printable love coupons, free printable love coupons
printable love coupons, free printable love coupons, color laser printer: Mel, from what I can see, a standard inkjet printer would work just fine for this type of product. If you want to get classier, upgrade to a color laser printer. You can use Mac or PC for this type of work & almost any program that you are comfortable...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing business, printable love coupons, free printable love coupons
printable love coupons, free printable love coupons, adobe illustrator: Mel Sada, The difference between Mac and PC is much less than it was years ago. Either will do the job fine. If you are looking for ease of use. I have found that Mac s are easier to upgrade and install software. If you are PC literate a PC will certainly...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing from the computer, left margins, printer window
left margins, printer window, cheers: Hi Dee, I guess it depends what program you are using but in MS word you set it on landscape then in format choose columns make two columns and in page setup make sure that the right & left margins are the same. To work out where your text should go take...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing heavier paper, hp laserjet 6p, color laser printer
hp laserjet 6p, color laser printer, computer printers: I am not really an expert in the field of computer printers, but rather Offset printing. However, I can say that no home printer model is designed to do quantities of several hundred. You need to upgrade to an office or industrial type color laser printer,...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing napkins, original watercolor paintings, regency thermographers
original watercolor paintings, regency thermographers, paper napkins: Janice, I know of a few places that print onto paper napkins. However, I am not sure if they do full color, or if they will work with an end user or only with a printer/authorized dealer. Check the web for these companies Regency or Regency Thermographers...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing size, page layout program, adobe indesign
page layout program, adobe indesign, printing size: Frank, I m sorry, I don t know what Jasc Pro is. I use Adobe InDesign and build a Frame that is 6 x 4 . Then I choose File Place and put the picture in that frame. The last step is to fit the picture to that box by choosing Object Fitting Fill Frame...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing stickers, weather resistance, sweet answer
weather resistance, sweet answer, size shape: Mark, Hello. It would take me a while to answer your question in full, but I will attempt to give you a short & sweet answer. It will depend on the size, shape, stock, adhesive, ink, weather resistance & quantity of the stickers to give you accurate...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing technology, basic principle, cart id
basic principle, cart id, senefelder: Pedro, Here are some weblinks that will help with your research on 1950 s printing, not much changed in printing industry since 1798 when Alois Senefelder of Munich discovered the basic principle of Lithography, priting on stone. Then Frederick Koenig...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing from Word 2002, double fan, docutech
double fan, docutech, word 2002: Of course you can print it with Word. Tell it to print as a booklet, using a printer with a duplex attachment. Print it either as 8.5x11 or 4.25x5.5 (two pages on one side of an 8.5x11 sheet). You don t need a million dollar docutech or a scanner. Cost...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: printing, large format printers, pressing machines
large format printers, pressing machines, wet ink: John, OK... You are asking a BIG question here...I will attempt to answer it to the best of my ability... 1) Categories / Types of printing A)Offset (uses a plate & blanket to image paper) 1) Sheetfed - Individual sheets are fed through the...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: How to publish just a few books, word processing program, decent printer
word processing program, decent printer, guillotine cutter: If you are willing to do the work yourself, and if you have a word processing program and a decent printer, the added costs would be miniscule. Think about using either a 4.25 x 5.5 inch or an 8.5 x 11 inch format so you won t need a guillotine cutter. Perhaps...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: publish, dear tom, nguyen
dear tom, nguyen, flu: Hi, I m glad you re feeling better. I had something similar but I feel better now. There is a printing show coming up in May that I will be attending. I think that it will have much of what you re looking for. While I m there I ll speak to a few suppiers...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: publishing software, small publications, inexpensive software
small publications, inexpensive software, microsoft works: Dear Roger: You already have all of the software you need for creating chapbooks (or any other type of book). I am most familiar with Word Perfect, which I use regularly for this type of printing, but I am assured that you can do just as well with Microsoft...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Quark, image editing program, adobe creative suite
image editing program, adobe creative suite, will most likely need: Heidi, I highly recommend InDesign over QuarkXPress, it is easier to use and ships with the Adobe Creative Suite. Quark is very expensive by itself and Creative Suite includes Illustrator, Photoshop & InDesign for the Standard version or Illustrator, Photoshop,...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Question re. Super gluing on Fan Gluing, basic bookbinding, double fan
basic bookbinding, double fan, wax paper: Hi, Jon One thing you can do (after double fan gluing the sheets including a folded end paper on each side of the block) is to put wax paper on each side of the glued up book block, square it up, and let it dry under a weight (e.g. a paper-covered brick)....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: ~*Another Question*~, centric view, cheap stuff
centric view, cheap stuff, investment decisions: Hi Stacy, Looking at the way you have put your question today, it looks like I may have misunderstood your first question. It did not look from the first question as if what you were looking for was the type of machinery you need to get the posters rolled...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Questions on starting my own business, starting my own business, specific books
starting my own business, specific books, advice books: Hi Heather, This is not really a specialty of mine - I tend to advise on the marketing and business development area once the business is set up. I do not know of any specific books on opening up a print business - but you might search the internet (Amazon)...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: quality printing from JPEGs and printing in general, hp designjet 450c, hp laser printers
hp designjet 450c, hp laser printers, corel photopaint: Ed, I think I can help you some, but not completely. FIRST) Regarding printing to desktop printers, you are correct, the better the printer, the better the output quality. Also, some printers have special paper that can be used to enhance the quality...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: a question about printing is it still vital in todays society?, business advertisement, entertainment industries
business advertisement, entertainment industries, billboards: Printing IS very vital in all aspects of business. Even thought the Internet is out there, most companies still use letterhead and envelopes, and everyone needs business cards. As for advertising, printing is one of the more practical ways to advertise(flyers,...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: I have a question about today's society if it wasn't about printing, reputable business, prescription pad
reputable business, prescription pad, wedding invitations: Stephanie, Yes. It is. The technology of printing is changing as fast as the rest of societal technology. What was once done with large stones, can be done with a laser now, and what once took days, can now be completed in minutes. A great example of...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: I have yet another question....., types of printers, music posters
types of printers, music posters, printing plates: OK Stacy, At this point I am a little confused. You are looking to start an online poster business - great. If that s the case what are you actually selling? A licence on the posters (i.e. you get permission from the rights owners to sell them on for a...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Just a quick question....., richard kohn, cardboard tubes
richard kohn, cardboard tubes, tube shape: Stacy, Congratulations on your decision to start your own business, good luck. I am not sure whether the intention of your question was to find a supplier of cardboard tubes or you wanted to buy the equipment to produce them yourself. This sort...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Re: Pantone Colors, rgb colors, predictable results
rgb colors, predictable results, graphics file: Jenna, I m not terribly familiar with Word or Corel BUT... Does the file PRINT correctly? Some programs have different filtering parameters so the files will appear to be different on the monitor, but will print properly. I have also experienced...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Repair old book, art supply store, tiny brush
art supply store, tiny brush, leather binding: Repair of a torn (not cut) page is usually done in one of three ways: a. If the paper is of high quality, with fibers protruding from the tear, place a piece of waxed paper under the tear. Use good quality paste on a tiny brush. Put a tiny bit of paste on...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Repairing and re-gluing pages in an old book, japanese tissue, cornflour
japanese tissue, cornflour, glues: Hi Ken, I m not an expert on book repair, I mostly make books from scratch. However I have used various glues but your answer won t be simple because it depends a bit on how thick the book is, how valuable and how it is held together. Probably the safest...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Restoring Ripped Pages, japanese tissue, principal methods
japanese tissue, principal methods, vintage book: Do not use tape with a pressure sensitive adhesive. This type of adhesive is unstable and will cause many problems long term. There are two principal methods which are recommended. Both require a great deal of time, patience, and skill. I highly recommend...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: ribbon bookmark, jane greenfield, signet
jane greenfield, signet, nomenclature: According to Jane Greenfield, the authority on book nomenclature, a bookmark is a ribbon or cord or strip of leather which is attached to a book and is used to mark one s place. It is also called a marker, register, signet, or finding ribbon. In common...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Scanner resolutions, epson perfection 1260, epson perfection 1260 scanner
epson perfection 1260, epson perfection 1260 scanner, watercolor illustrations: One usually works backward from the type of reproduction which is to be used. That is, the sort of printing press which is to be used will tell you the resolution you need. This information should come from the printer. Where did your figure of 3200 dpi...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Scanners for book scanning..., valuable books, research libraries
valuable books, research libraries, photocopiers: Sorry, but I am not much help in answering this question, since I am not a copier specialist. I do know that there are copiers which allow copying of books without opening them fully. They are very expensive, and are usually found only in research libraries,...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: How to Self Publish a Children's Book, digital camera images, adobe indesign
digital camera images, adobe indesign, book layout: There s a lot to this question. Printers usually want an electronic file, so they can make plates and do electronic imposition (book layout for the press). Printing one on your inkjet really only works for you as a proof, unless you have them scan every page...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Self Publishing, publicity blitz, high quality printing
publicity blitz, high quality printing, massive publicity: Denis, As my wife has just had her first book published, I know a thing or two about getting books out into the market. I recommend that you find a publisher for your novel if you want it to become a success. There are a lot of opportunities to self publish...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Setting up a Printing Company, desktop publishing software, conflict mediation
desktop publishing software, conflict mediation, broken peace: Hello, I apologize for not getting back to you sooner. I was finishing up some other projects. I do have a couple questions. You mentioned binding, I m assuming you re talking about something simple at first? Printing in color or b/w? Can you give...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Setting up a printing company, target market, eastern bloc
target market, eastern bloc, western printing: OK - not an easy question to answer without more details on your target market and the demand of the market. If the dynamics of the market are such that this is really a market where demand outstrips supply and there is sufficient volume to justify this then...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: "Slipper"?, hardcover books, printed paper
hardcover books, printed paper, prestige: Hi Dan: You ve got me stumped. The printed paper cover for a book is a jacket, so you might be right about the slipper. I searched the web, in vain, as I m sure you must have. Now you ve got me curious and I d love to know the name of the box, as I know...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Small number of books printed, thumb nuts, vinyl acetate
thumb nuts, vinyl acetate, double fan: Hi, Carol Congratulations! Getting the text is more than half the battle. Perfect binding is really a 19th century term for an adhesive binding with a rubber compound which quickly deteriorated. Today s preferred adhesive binding for short runs...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Small private printing, pound paper, private printing
pound paper, private printing, dirty job: You can easily do it yourself. The first step is to buy a ream of 11x17 copy paper and have it cut in half to 8.5x11 . If you are copying on both sides of the sheets, get 24 pound paper; if copying on one side, use 20 pound. This will give you paper with the...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Starting a copy business, konika minolta, minolta brand
konika minolta, minolta brand, dpi output: I very much like the GCC Elite XL 40 series of bw laser printers. http://gccprinters.com. Their 1200 dpi output is better than than from Hewlett Packard, which is an excellent manufacturer. For copiers I like the Konika-Minolta brand. www.konikaminolta.com...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Suitcase and Font Book, apple guide, font problems
apple guide, font problems, proper library: Tara, OS 10 has about 5 locations where fonts can be stored, you should read the Apple guide on it. All fonts used by clients should be moved out of the proper Library Font folders and into a location where they can be turned on and off. http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=106417...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: scrap cotton swabs ( Q tips), hollander beater, cotton swabs
hollander beater, cotton swabs, alkali: Hi I haven t used cotton like this but I suspect you might need to cook the cotton in alkali before you use it to loosen up the fibres. Do you have access to a Hollander Beater? I doubt that you would be able to get smooth pulp without. I hope this is of...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: self-publishing fiction, joy road, self publishing
joy road, self publishing, dexter: I have regularly used Thomson-Shore to publish books and have found them very reliable on price and delivery. Their address is 7300 West Joy Road, Dexter, MI 48130-9701 734.426.3939 Fax 800.706.4545 www.tshore.com. They are employee-owned and have earned many...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: sewing on tapes, sewing frame, plywood
sewing frame, plywood, slit: You probably are referring to the key, which is used to hold the end of each tape below the sewing frame. Usually they are more in the shape of a W or a U. However, they are sometimes H-shaped. A simple key is a piece of thin plywood about 1 x 2 (25x50...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: small prints shops, invitation catalogs, traditional invitations
invitation catalogs, traditional invitations, custom designed invitations: Anna, I get this question alot. There is no simple answer to it though. Like any business, you need to start with a business plan & a clear understanding of the business. I will direct you to look at the question archives, I have answered this question...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: How to start a print shop, hp indigo press, vietnamese magazine
hp indigo press, vietnamese magazine, manitenance: Hello, I am familiar with the Indigo press. I wouldn t recommend it for long print runs though, the costs are actually HIGHER on longer runs than on shorter runs. If you are planning to do magazines then I would recommend using a traditional ink and water...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: suggestions on binding a medieval codex, book arts web, binding style
book arts web, binding style, style tools: Hi Rusty, I m based in Australia so can t really help with your questions. I had a look at the webpage you mentioned and the books look great. Have you contacted them? The books should be cheaper if you provide the text block. My other suggestion would be...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Taking Apart a Hardback Book, guillotine paper cutter, ring binder
guillotine paper cutter, ring binder, ring notebook: The first step is to make sure there is enough of a spine to permit you to punch the pages to put in a three-ring binder. If there is, use a sharp knife to cut through the fold in the front and back end sheets. This will allow the cover to be removed easily....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Thnks for your help but I..., long grain, quill
long grain, quill, rupert: Don t ask Quill for 11x17 long grain. Jusk ask them for 11x17 paper, e.g. their item number 042-X111720 or 042-7-20116. If you are dealing with a firm that supplies paper to printers, they will know what long grain means. With office suppiers, assume...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: teaching children papermaking, kelly simmons, papermaking workshop
kelly simmons, papermaking workshop, museum volunteer: Hi kelly the first thing I d suggest is to get paper other than newspaper. You could use clean office waste and mix it with some coloured papers. The resultant paper would be more pleasing. Are you making shaped paper pieces? I wasn t quite sure what you...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Unbinding (pulling) a book, guillotine paper cutter, spine edge
guillotine paper cutter, spine edge, cutter blade: Be sure that no staples have been used to bind these books. If staples _have_ been used, the first step is to pry out all of them. If there are any staples, they will ruin the the cutter blade in the next step. Next, take the books to a quick printer...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: unbinding a text book, spine edge, guillotine cutter
spine edge, guillotine cutter, hole punch: Use a sharp knife to cut the fold where the cover is attached to the book block. Do this for both the front cover and the back cover. Pull the cover off the book block. The next step is to find out how the pages are held together: individually or...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Wholesale Printer, wes tex, trade mags
wes tex, trade mags, hologram foil: Ryan, One of the printing trade mags has an award called the golden ink knife (i think thats the name anyway...) You might also try searching in google for printer+award+_____ ( -whatever type of item you are looking for). For a business card/stationery...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Wholesale Printer, graphic arts information network, holographic images
graphic arts information network, holographic images, wholesale printer: Hi Ryan, There is a website that can help you out it is the Graphic Arts Information Network (www.gatf.org) There is a wealth of information on this site. It should have what you are looking for. As for holographic images many companies offer this service....

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: I want to self Publish my..., registration problems, own books
registration problems, own books, competitive products: Zac, It seems as if you have been getting some good advice. A DocuTech or ImageRunner would both be good choices. These are both basically very high tech b&w copiers and you would have little problems with regeistration front to back. However...before...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: waterproof paper, etc., laser engraver, dpi printer
laser engraver, dpi printer, waterproof ink: I am not aware of any. The problem, I believe, would be to find a waterproof ink which could be sprayed onto a waterproof substrate without clogging up the printer nozzles. One approach might be to use a laser engraver to write on (ablate) plastic,...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: waterproof paper, etc., inkjet prints, acrylic medium
inkjet prints, acrylic medium, waterproof paper: Hi If you are making your own paper you can add a synthetic size to make the paper waterproof and this paper will take inkjet prints but the prints themselves won t be waterproof. My advice would be to make your prints then coat them with an acrylic medium...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: wire side and felt side., mailing flyers, serious decision
mailing flyers, serious decision, nat geo: Wallace, With the advancement of papermaking, it is not a serious decision as to which side you print on. In fact, most printing for newspapers, magazines, etc. print on both sides and do not favor one side or the other. The wire side does have a little more...

Printing, Bookbinding & Paper making: Yellow Page Book Printing, printing specifications, book printing
printing specifications, book printing, knockouts: Hi Robert, You are correct in your thinking! The best thing you can do is call a sales rep from the Yellow page book company and explain that you are designing an ad and would like some printing specifications. They will be able to give you the info you...

Privacy of Medical Data: 1971 pre-natal care, pre natal care, donna shalala
pre natal care, donna shalala, ama assn: Dear Sandy, This is a link to an article on diethylstilbestrol. That MAY be the drug to which you were exposed. http://www.ama-assn.org/special/womh/library/readroom/vol_280a/joc80332.htm#tab4 You may have to clip this address and paste into your browser....

Privacy of Medical Data: problem with pharmacist, sitting on the bench, phamacy
sitting on the bench, phamacy, k mart: Connie http://www.dhs.state.il.us/OneNetLibrary/ 27897/documents/Forms/IL444-4798.pdf copy and paste the entire URL in your browser and you will find the form and address to send your complaint to. Good luck and please keep me updated. Merry ...

Privacy of Medical Data: hippa violation?, instant reaction, sole custody
instant reaction, sole custody, minor surgery: I am so saddened to hear about the death of your grandchild. My heart goes out to you. My instant reaction to this is yes, since he is the father, he is entitled to this as obviously, it has been determined that he is the father. I would check, though with...