How to Keep Your Printer in Good Condition

Let’s face it, there’s more than one reason why people don’t like dealing with printers. A lot of people choose to just go to Staples and print there. The truth of the matter is that printers have not been the best friends of man in terms of technology. There have been four easier pieces of technology out there to deal with rather than the printer. And this is because they are a bit of maintenance. They can get annoying at times. But today, we’re going to give you some good tips on how you can keep your printer in good condition. And don’t worry, there’s nothing complicated about any of these steps.

Regular maintenance

One simple way that you can keep your printer on the up and up it’s by cleaning it. And you don’t need to do a complete overhaul of your printer when we talk about cleaning. All you need to do it’s clean and much like a microwave. Make sure that there’s not a lot of buildup of dirt. No debris doesn’t need to be there. Just general maintenance can go a very long way in terms of keeping your printer looking great. And working great. Which is all that matters.

Unjam the papers

One thing that can cause a printer to act a little out of character is when the papers are jammed. This is one of those things that not many people notice because you do have to do a little bit of a search to see whether or not something is stuck. But if you check the papers and you see that it’s a jam, nine times out of ten you remove it, and it works just fine. These are some of the reasons why people don’t want to deal with printers in the first place. But as you can see it just takes a little ingenuity and a little elbow grease to keep your printer in great shape.


Last but certainly not least, there’s one thing that you can do to make sure that your printer is working great. And it’s something that a lot of people overlook. It’s the cartridge type. Not many people realize that printers don’t have universal ink. They all need certain cartridges to work. It’s not a one size fits all thing and when a printer is not working people often just think it’s broken. But the truth of the matter is it might just be the ink cartridge.

The next time your printer is acting kind of funny, do these three things and see if you can get it working after that. If not, contact us today at 941.484.4767 You can also stop in at 3449 Technology Drive STE 108, North Venice, FL 34275. We’re always here to help!

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