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A3 Printer vs. A4 Printer: What’s the Difference? 

Submitted by Mary Shamburger on Thu, 07/18/2024 - 09:00

Office printers/copiers are divided primarily into two categories: A3 and A4 machines.​

What are the differences between the two types of machines? And why should you be aware of them?

To get the right printer for your company, you need to understand whether you need an A3 or A4 machine. There are clear distinctions between the two.

As a vendor that has sold office printing equipment for almost 40 years, we’ve gathered the expertise necessary to inform you of the differences between A3 and A4 machines and summarize who would and wouldn’t be a fit for each.

A3 vs A4 Comparison Infographic

Let’s dive into the blog, starting with A3 machines first:

A Step-by-Step Guide to Replacing Your Xerox VersaLink C410/C415 Color Imaging Unit

Submitted by Matthew Eberhart on Fri, 07/05/2024 - 13:51
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You've spent hours perfecting a presentation or a project, only to find that your printer delivers lackluster results—faded colors, streaks, or smudges that mar your hard work.

These are signs that it’s time to replace your color imaging unit. Imagine the relief of crisp, vibrant prints once again filling your workspace without the hassle of troubleshooting every time you hit "Print."

At Strategic Technology Partners of Texas (STPT), we understand these frustrations all too well. With 35+ years of experience servicing printers, we've replaced thousands of color imaging units and ensured smooth operation for our clients.

Today, our seasoned technician, Matthew, will provide expert guidance on replacing the color imaging unit in your Xerox C410/C415 printers. He will take you step by step so you can learn how to perform this tricky maintenance task with ease.  

A Step-by-Step Guide to Replacing Your Xerox C410/C415 Color Imaging Unit

Submitted by Matthew Eberhart on Fri, 06/14/2024 - 16:16
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You've spent hours perfecting a presentation or a project, only to find that your printer delivers lackluster results—faded colors, streaks, or smudges that mar your hard work.

These are signs that it’s time to replace your color imaging unit. Imagine the relief of crisp, vibrant prints once again filling your workspace without the hassle of troubleshooting every time you hit "Print."

At Strategic Technology Partners of Texas (STPT), we understand these frustrations all too well. With 35+ years of experience servicing printers, we've replaced thousands of color imaging units and ensured smooth operation for our clients.

Today, our seasoned technician, Matthew, will provide expert guidance on replacing the color imaging unit in your Xerox C410/C415 printers. He will take you step by step so you can learn how to perform this tricky maintenance task with ease.  

How to Replace the (Black Only) Imaging Units on Xerox VersaLink C410 & C415

Submitted by Matthew Eberhart on Fri, 06/07/2024 - 14:03
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Is your printer producing faded or streaky prints? Are you constantly battling with low-quality output despite changing toner cartridges? If so, your black imaging unit might be the culprit.

Fear not—in this comprehensive guide, we will walk you through the process of replacing the black imaging unit in your Xerox C410/C415 printer.

This step-by-step tutorial is provided by Strategic Technology Partners of Texas (STPT), experts in printer servicing who have resolved this issue thousands of times.

Our skilled technician, Matthew, with years of experience in printer repairs, will be your guide. By the end of this article, you will not only understand why and when your black imaging unit needs replacement but also gain the confidence to do it yourself.

A Step-by-Step Guide to Replacing the Waste Toner Container on a Xerox PrimeLink C9065/C9070/C60/C70

Submitted by Matthew Eberhart on Fri, 05/31/2024 - 16:01
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If you have received a message on your Xerox machine's control panel stating that the waste toner container needs replacement, you may be in a rush to find a quick tutorial to get your printer working again. We understand that in today's fast-paced office environment, printers are essential tools, and it's crucial to know how to maintain and replace essential components without affecting productivity. Lucky for you, we've created an easy-to-follow guide that will help you quickly replace the waste toner container.

This guide will delve into the steps required to replace the waste toner container on a Xerox PrimeLink C9065. However, it will also work for the C9070, C60, and the C70. Follow along as we break down each step to make this seemingly complex task a breeze.

How to Replace the Fuser on Xerox AltaLink B8100s and C8100s

Submitted by Matthew Eberhart on Fri, 05/24/2024 - 16:24
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We understand that printer issues can be a major headache, especially when they disrupt your workflow and productivity. One common problem that many users encounter is a worn-out fuser. If you’re experiencing poor print quality, frequent paper jams, or error messages related to the fuser, it might be time for a replacement.

Why and When to Replace Your Fuser

The fuser is a crucial component in your printer that helps to bond the toner to the paper. Over time, the fuser can wear out due to the high temperatures and pressure it operates under. Signs that your fuser needs replacing include:

A Step-by-Step Guide to Replacing Drums on the Xerox VersaLink C7020/C7025/C7030 Printers

Submitted by Byanka Ramos on Fri, 05/17/2024 - 15:41
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In the fast-paced world of printing, optimal performance and print quality are essential to keep up with the competition. Regular maintenance is key to achieving this, and one of the most crucial aspects of printer maintenance is replacing drums. It may seem like a daunting task, but fear not! With the right guidance, you can learn to change drums like a pro. In this blog post, we'll take you step-by-step through the process of changing drums on a Xerox VersaLink C7030 printer, as demonstrated in an informative video by Matthew from The Printing Workshop. With his expertise, you will be ready to boost your printer's performance and achieve top-quality prints!

Note: This guide also works for the C7020 & C7025 models in the Xerox VersaLink C7000 series.

A Step-by-Step Guide to Replacing the Waste Toner Container on a Xerox PrimeLink C9065/C9070/C60/C70

Submitted by Byanka Ramos on Fri, 05/17/2024 - 15:37
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If you have received a message on your Xerox machine's control panel stating that the waste toner container needs replacement, you may be in a rush to find a quick tutorial to get your printer working again. We understand that in today's fast-paced office environment, printers are essential tools, and it's crucial to know how to maintain and replace essential components without affecting productivity. Lucky for you, we've created an easy-to-follow guide that will help you quickly replace the waste toner container.

This guide will delve into the steps required to replace the waste toner container on a Xerox PrimeLink C9065. However, it will also work for the C9070, C60, and the C70. Follow along as we break down each step to make this seemingly complex task a breeze.

If you’d like to see our review of the Xerox PrimeLink C9065, check out our review article.

How to Scan Documents With an iPhone (3 Easy Ways) 

Submitted by Nolan Fowler on Fri, 05/10/2024 - 07:13

The time has come where you need to scan a document. Maybe you need to verify your identity with scanned versions of your driver's license for a new job. Or maybe you need to scan documents for a school or work project.

In any case, you don't own a printer or scanner, and you don't have time to go to your nearest library to scan a few pages. Thankfully, you have an iPhone. Scans are essentially just images, so the camera on your iPhone is really all you need to start scanning. 

So, how do you scan with an iPhone? Many of the customer's we've had often ask us this same question. You won't always have access to a printer, so knowing how to use your phone to scan documents is important.

How to Replace the Fuser in the Xerox PrimeLink C9065/C9070/C60/C70 Printers

Submitted by Matthew Eberhart on Fri, 04/26/2024 - 14:02
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In today's fast-paced world, we all know how vital it is to keep our equipment in top-notch condition to avoid any disruptions in our workflow. When it comes to printing, maintenance is key to ensuring consistent quality outputs. So, if you're facing any trouble replacing the fuser in your Xerox PrimeLink C9065, don't worry - we've got you covered!

We understand how overwhelming it can be, especially if you're new to this. That's why we've put together a step-by-step guide that is easy to follow, even for beginners. We'll walk you through the process, making it a breeze so you can return to focusing on your work with peace of mind.

Note: This guide can be used for the Xerox PrimeLink C9065/C9070 and for the Xerox Color C60/C70 models.

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