How do you know if a printer needs routine maintenance?
the number of pages the printer has printed since the last maintenance
A printer that utilizes a ribbon that contains wax-based ink is known as what type of printer?
Home Theater PCs often make use of what type of user interface?
10-foot user interface
A printer that is able to print on both sides of the paper is known as what type of printer?
What kind of printer works by placing toner on an electrically charged rotating drum and then depositing the toner on paper as the paper moves through the system at the same speed the drum is turning.
A laser printer can produce better-quality printouts than a dot matrix printer, even when printing at the same dpi, because it can vary the size of the dots it prints, creating a sharp, clear image using a technology known by what name?
What type of LED monitor provides the most accurate color for video editing workstations?
True or False: The developing, transferring, fusing, and cleaning steps of the laser printing process use the printer components that undergo the most wear.
All dual core or higher processors and all motherboards sold today support what technology capable of enhancing the processor support for virtual machines?
What are two examples of HTPC software?
Plex & Kodi
What two types of thermal printer exist?
thermal transfer & direct thermal
True or False: If loose toner comes out with your printout, the fuser is not reaching the proper temperature and professional service is required.
What part of a laser printer puts a positive charge on the paper in order to pull the toner from the drum onto the paper?
What should you never do when working on a laser printer?
True or False: Laser printers automatically calibrate themselves periodically.
What products are considered to be set-top boxes? (Choose all that apply.)
Roku & Amazon Fire Tv & Chromecast
What wireless methods exist for connecting to a printer? (Choose all that apply.)
Bluetooth & Wi-Fi infrastructure mode & Wi-Fi ad-hoc mode
What term describes a dedicated device or computer that can control several printers connected to a network?
What statement regarding the construction of a gaming computer is accurate?
Gaming computers benefit from powerful multicore processors.
What part of a printer pushes forward a sheet of paper from the paper tray?
Before replacing an image drum, what should you do first?
unplug it and allow the printer to cool down
What type of printer is slower than a laser printer, and also tends to smudge on inexpensive paper?
True or False: For heavy business use, the best practice is to purchase one machine for one purpose, instead of bundling many functions into a single machine.
What statement regarding the cleaning of a laser printer is accurate?
wipe the rollers on a laser printer with a dry cloth
What is a hypervisor?
a program that manages VMs
What tool can you use to stop and restart the Windows print spooler?
During the charging process of a laser printer, the drum is conditioned by a roller that places an electrical charge of what voltage onto the surface of the drum?
What are valid recommendations for for a high-end audio/video editing workstation? (Choose all that apply.)
install a motherboard capable of using memory running at 1600 MHz or better & Install a sound card
True or False: Some advanced printers have print server programs included in the printer firmware itself.
What is the first thing you should do to get toner dust off your clothes?
use a can of compressed air to blow off the toner
Match each item with a statement below.
-designed to play and possibly record music, photos, movies, and video on a television or extra-large monitor screen
-the act of printing to a printer on a network connection
-uses a print head that moves across the paper creating one line with each pass
-data sent to a printer without any formatting or processing
-a type of file similar to a PDF, can be viewed, edited, printed, faxed, emailed, or posted on websites
-long-handled brush made of nylon fibers that are charged with static electricity
-a type of electrophotographic printer that can range from a small, personal desktop model to a large, network printer capable of handling and printing large volumes continuously
-creates a printed page by using some mechanism that touches or hits the paper
-a bunch of bits in rows and columns
-used to align and/or clean inkjet nozzles, can solve problems when colors appear streaked or out of alignment
-Home Theater PC
-extension magnet brush