tall ships   salts

 
Enter what you want to search for, to search for an "exact phrase" by enclosing it in quotes. You may search for a combination of words and phrases

en

Learn more about our "How to Tie Knots" DVD/CD
March 27th 2017 - 13:31
June 20th, 2008
June 20th, 2008

The printer knows

I recently printed out a Service Overview from my printer and was very surprised to learn all that the thing was tracking silently in the background... For example, I know know that since it was purchased the paper trey has been removed 83 times!

The 9 page report that details everything from the number of pixels printed using Cyan ink, to a complete history of paper jams (2 over 2 years) to the number of ink pellets used really took me Aback. I knew most all printers count pages and impressions - even some that track ink coverage - but the depth of this report was staggering!

From a business point of view itīs great. I know exactly how many pages were printed, using how much ink, over how many hours (with a breakdown of page quality, paper type, size, and coverage)

So we venture forth knowing our average page print count per day, with day of week breakdown and duplex vs single page use averages by week - and boldly print on while the little counters inside our printer continue to make their tally.

PS: in case you were wondering - itīs a Xerox 8550 printer (which I completely recommend)

Share this:
No Comments
i
You must login or register to post comments Login/Signup
RSS feed Feed Description
Subscribe to the complete The Bosunīs Mate News RSS news feedAll News RSS feed Complete RSS feed
Subscribe to the The Bosunīs Mate News RSS news feed for this category onlyBosunīs Log RSS feed for: Bosunīs Log
A Rich Site Summary (RSS) feed is an xml data file that provides a summary of the information contained here. It is not designed to be viewed in your browser, but instead by rss reader software. If you do not know what this means - you can safely ignore it, as it is provided for advanced users with rss reader software only.

sailing
Copyright © 1987-2017 The Bosun's Mate