Genicom MatrixPrinter LA36 User Manual
Self-test printing produces test pages independent of the computer and the interface between the computer and
printer. Use this function to check printer performance after component adjustment or replacement.
(1) Starting self-test printing
Load continuous forms at least 203 mm (8 inches) wide onto the printer to avoid printing on the platen.
Start self-test printing one of the following two ways:
Power-on initiated self-test
Turn on the power switch while holding down the FF/Load button.
Self-test in Set-Up mode
Turn on the power switch while holding down the Pause button to enter Set-Up mode.
Press the ® button repeatedly to position the red cursor (on the plastic print guide) under TESTS then
press the ¯ button.
As the red cursor is under PRINT-T, press the ¯ button.
The printer will start self-test printing as follows:
Power-on initiated self test does not contain
header and help menu.