What does paper mismatch mean on a printer?

What does paper mismatch mean on a printer?

What does paper mismatch mean on a printer?

• The “Paper Mismatch” or “Paper Size Mismatch” error can occur when the paper, envelopes or other media loaded in the printer tray or feeder is a different size than the paper selected in the printer settings and is a safeguard programed into your printer to prevent ink or toner from being wasted.

How do you change paper settings on Xerox?

  1. At your computer, open Xerox Easy Printer Manager.
  2. Select the printer.
  3. Click Advanced Setting or Machine Settings.
  4. If using Windows, click Device Settings.
  5. Select Input Tray and change the settings for each paper source:
  6. If available, for Tray Settings, select the options required.
  7. Click Save.

How do I change the paper size in Xerox?

In the application, click File→Print, then select your printer. In the Print dialog box, click Printer Properties. On the Printing Options tab, from the Paper list, select Other Size. To select a custom paper size, select Fit to New Paper Size, then select the custom paper size.

How do you clear Xerox paper jam?

CAUTION: Some areas of the printer are hot. Take care when removing paper from the printer.

  1. Open the front cover.
  2. Pull the toner cartridge out.
  3. Remove the jammed paper by gently pulling it straight out.
  4. Re-install the toner cartridge by inserting it slowly into the printer.
  5. Close the printer cover.

How do I fix paper mismatch error?

Check the paper size and source settings (Windows)

  1. In the program you are trying to print from, click File, and then click Print.
  2. Make sure your printer is selected, and then open the Properties dialog box.
  3. Click Paper Source, and then confirm the correct paper tray is selected.

How do you fix paper size mismatch?

How to Troubleshoot a Paper Size Mismatch Error

  1. Open the printing application, click File, click Print, and then click Printing Preferences.
  2. Verify the Paper Size drop-down is set to the correct size.
  3. Click the Paper Tray tab, and then click the Paper Source drop-down and select the paper tray to be printed from.

What is the default paper size for printing?

8.5-inch by 11-inch
Default print jobs are formatted to fit an 8.5-inch by 11-inch piece of paper. Depending on what type of document you’re printing and what program you’re using to print it, it may be labeled “Letter.” A4 size paper, on the other hand, is closer to 8.25-inches by 11.75-inches.

How do I change the paper type when printing?

Click Start, point to Settings, and the click Printers. Right-click the appropriate printer, and then click Properties. Click the Paper tab, and then click the paper size you want to use in the Paper Size box.