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Save resources (permanent resources)
Utilities or jobs that you download to the device sometimes include resources (for example, fonts,
macros, or patterns). Resources that are internally marked as permanent remain in the device memory
until you turn the device power off.
Use the following guidelines if you use the page description language (PDL) ability to mark resources
as permanent. For technical details, see an appropriate PDL reference for PCL or PS.
●Mark resources as permanent only when it is absolutely necessary that they remain in memory
while the device power is turned on.
●Send permanent resources to the device only at the beginning of a print job and not while the device
NOTEOverusing permanent resources or downloading them while the device is printing might
affect device performance or the ability to print complex pages.
Enable memory for Windows
1.On the Start menu, Settings, and Printers or Printers and Faxes.
2.Select this device and select Properties.
3.On the Configure tab, click More.
4.In the Total Memory field, type or select the total amount of memory that is now installed.
Check DIMM installation.
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Using HP Jetdirect print server cards
Follow these procedures to install or remove an EIO card.
Install an HP Jetdirect print server card
1.Turn off the device.
2. Remove the two screws and cover plate from the EIO slot on the back of the device.
NOTEDo not discard the screws or the cover plate. Save them for future use if you remove
the EIO card.
3. Install the EIO card in the EIO slot and tighten the screws.
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4.Connect the network cable to the EIO card.
5.Turn on the device, and then print a configurat ion page to verify that the new EIO device is
Use information pages .
NOTEWhen you print a configuration page, an HP Jetdirect configuration page that contains
network configuration and status information also prints.
Remove an HP Jetdir ect print server card
1.Turn off the device.
2. Disconnect the network cable from the EIO card.
3. Loosen the two screws from the EIO card, and th en remove the EIO card from the EIO slot.
4. Place the cover plate from the EIO slot onto the back of the device. Insert and tighten the two
5. Turn on the device.
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bidirectional communicationTwo-way data transmission.
binA receptacle for holding printed pages.
BOOTPAbbreviation for “Bootstrap Protocol,” an Internet protocol that a computer uses to find its IP address.
calibrationThe process in which the printer makes internal adjustments to produce the best print quality.
chooserA Macintosh accessory that you use to select a device.
control panelThe area on the printer that contains buttons and a display screen. Use the control panel to set
printer settings and to get information about the printer status.
defaultThe normal or standard setting for hardware or software.
DHCPAbbreviation for “dynamic host configuration protocol.” Individual computers or peripherals that are
connected to a network use DHCP to find their own configuration information, including the IP address.
DIMMAbbreviation for “dual inline memory module.” A small circuit board that holds memory chips.
duplexA feature that accommodates printing on both sides of a sheet of paper. Also called “two-sided printing.”
EIOAbbreviation for “enhanced input/output.” A hardware interface that is used to add a print server, network
adaptor, hard disk, or other plug-in item for HP printers.
Emulated PostScriptSoftware that emulates Adobe PostScript, a programming language that describes the
appearance of the printed page. This printer language appears as “PS” in many menus.
firmwareProgramming instructions that are stored in a read-only memory unit inside the printer.
fontA complete set of letters, numerals, and symbols in a typeface.
fuserThe assembly that uses heat to fuse the toner onto the print media.
grayscaleVarious shades of gray.
halftone patternA halftone pattern uses differing sizes of ink dots to produce a continuous-tone image such as
HP Easy Printer Care softwareSoftware that provides the ability to track and maintain printers from your
HP JetdirectAn HP product for network printing.
HP Web JetadminAn HP-trademarked Web-based printer control software that you can use on a computer to
manage any peripheral that is connected to an HP Jetdirect print server.
I/OAbbreviation for “input/output,” refers to computer-port settings.