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Samsung Laser Printers - Printing Broken Text or Special Symbols

If your printer is showing broken text or special symbols, then try the following:
  • Change the driver language to PCL6 if not already.
    1. Open Devices and Printers in Control Panel.
      Figure : Control Panel Menu
    2. Select your printer and right click on the mouse. Select Printer Properties.
      Figure : Devices and Printers Menu
    3. Select the Device Setting tab. Click the drop down beside to select PCL6.
      Figure : Printer Properties Menu
    4. Press Apply and OK to save changes.
  • Uninstall and reinstall the printer driver. For additional help see "How to Uninstall/remove the Printer in Windows".
  • Uninstall the current printer and install the Universal Print Driver. For additional help, see "How to Install the Universal Printer Driver in Windows".
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