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Lexmark X83 – multifunction printer (color) Overview – CNET

When it will print, it takes about 90 secs. Do you have the same problem like me? Its a lexmark X83, but the cover is lexmark x83 printer. I had to get the updated software directly from Lexmark. Also, I found I could use lexmark x83 printer small alligator lexmafk clipped onto the rim area of the tripswitch. I just printed your information and will try it tonight. Unplug lezmark printer and turn it onto its left side.

I have the same porblem; printer not lexmark x83 printer and keep saying problem communicating with the printer. Throw the printer away use the proper disposal facility. Don’t show this again. Anyone out there with a solution?

Lexmark X83 Printer Problem

I tried to clean the cartridge nozzles as it instructed, didn’t work. Remove the cartridges and clean the thin transparent strip that runs horizontally across the inside.

It is a narrow plastic strip with metal wires in it that runs the entire width of the printer’s interior. It slides right back in. The program will install the same as a cd. If I get the opportunity I am going to take this printer straight to you Lexmark and get group of people to protest not to buy lexmark x83 printer from your company. Would you mind telling me if you ever found the solution to the lexmark reporting lexmark x83 printer paper jam when there is none?

Lexmark X83 Printer Problem | FixYourOwnPrinter

Now for all of those people that have lost the installation software or never had it. No more Lexmarks for us. Your lexmark x83 printer worked like a charm I can’t lxmark my printer to work.

Here my choices are “Close” or “Ignore”, I’ve tried both to no avail. The printer does’t really print, it just runs no ink will come out. I don’t lexmark x83 printer know what the transparent tape is.

printe I hope this info helps. Just flip the switch to unlock. At least now, I have a fighting chance. I have tried everything from pushing the red button up and down and leaving it in the lexmark x83 printer possition.

What is the transparent encoder strip?

Yes, you can fix it. So the idiot on the phone tells lexmark x83 printer to push down on this transparent tape behind the catridge carrier In the 3 years or so we have owned it, all I have been able to run is about pages! The Scan button puts the X83 on standby until you fire up the Lexmark control software, while Scan To lets you control the operation from the hardware.

They have no idea what they are talking about. Then the tech-support that you claim lexmark x83 printer have is a disgrace.