Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 30.8 MiB
Operating System: Windows 98,2000,XP
Latest Version / Release Date: V1.2Cs / 2004
The EPSON ActionLaser 1600 is a printer that uses laser beam for its printing needs. It has switchable resolutions between 600 x 600 dpi and 300 x 300 dpi. The printing speed by this device is six pages per minute. However, this depends on the printing data available on each of the pages. The warm-up time for the device is 35 seconds at normal temperatures. It also has one slot for the ink cartridge. The controller hardware for this device includes a CPU that has at least 17.6 MHz and A two MB expandable Random Access Memory. The EPSON ActionLaser 1600 printer is ideal for printing complex graphics and pages that have intensive data. Any trouble that the user may have printing such can be easily solved by installing additional memory on the printer. On purchase, the printer board usually has a 2-megabyte RAM.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The user can add one or two SIMMs to expand on the RAM. This gives the user a chance to expand the printer's memory up to 64 MB, which is inclusive of the resident memory installed by the manufacturer. To fit in the controller board, the SIMMs must be 72-pin type and must be in capacities ranging from 1 MB, 2 MB, 4 Mb, 8 MB, 16 MB to 32 MB. The access speed for the SIMMs should be 70ns or below, while the dimension must be 4.25 inches x 1.4 inches and a diameter of 0.4 inches. The printer driver for the Epson ActionLaser 1600 translates the fonts, margins and other selections entered into the control codes. Because the printer has different emulations, the user needs to select the proper driver for each of the emulation in order to ensure maximum functions in the printer. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and EPSON ActionLaser 1600 errors before installing any driver updates.