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Uses for 3D printing include creating artificial organs, prosthetics, architectural models, toys, chocolate bars, guitars, and parts for motor vehicles and rocket engines. To make an object, a 3D printer refers to a model in a digital file and applies layers of material, such as plastic or chocolate, until the object is completed.

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  • Can you print out a Jet Blue boarding pass?

    Q: Can you print out a Jet Blue boarding pass?

    A: A JetBlue boarding pass can be printed out after a passenger has paid for a ticket, chosen a seat and checked the number of baggage items needed for the flight. The printed boarding pass must be brought to the airport, in addition to a valid government-issued identification card, to pass through security. To reprint a boarding pass, passengers need to login to the "Manage your flight" on JetBlue.com.
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  • How do you use a copy machine?

    Q: How do you use a copy machine?

    A: Place your paper on the scanner or in the document feeder, if there are several pages. Then, select the number of copies and other settings. Print the copies and remove the originals from the copier.
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  • How many pages can one ink cartridge print?

    Q: How many pages can one ink cartridge print?

    A: Matt Kastner of Coastal Business Supplies Inc. estimates that every milliliter of ink yields about 1 square foot of printing. On a table of print yields of various HP cartridges, the number of pages ranged from 31 to about 40 per milliliter.
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  • What is the purpose of a printer?

    Q: What is the purpose of a printer?

    A: The purpose of a printer is to accept typed text and graphic images from a computer and transfer it to paper. Printers are sometimes sold along with computers, but consumers typically purchase them separately. Printers vary greatly in cost, speed, size and function.
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  • Q: What printers offer printing on lanyard options?

    A: The AIT 14" 7616 and GOGOPRESS 600-500D are sublimation heat printers used to print designs on lanyard fabrics. These printers, which are very large, are mainly used by companies and factories and produce better quality designs and details than other lanyard printing methods. As of 2015, the price for a lanyard sublimation printer is about $18,000 to $66,000.
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  • Q: How do you print with Square Register?

    A: To print with the Square Register app, tap or press the Print Receipt button. The Print Receipt button is located in the upper left portion of the application. Connect to a Wi-Fi or Bluetooth enabled printer wirelessly using an iPhone, iPad or Android device.
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  • Q: What are some positively reviewed label printers?

    A: The best-rated label printers as of 2015 include the Brother QL-700, the DYMO LabelWriter 4XL, and DYMO LabelManager 160. On Amazon.com, all three label printers have received at least 600 reviews and an average rating of four out of five stars.
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  • What is a fuser kit on a printer?

    Q: What is a fuser kit on a printer?

    A: A fuser kit on a printer is made up of two rollers that are used to fuse the printer's toner onto the papers being printed in the machine. Because the two rollers generate heat, the paper is warmed as it comes out of the laser machine.
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  • Q: How do you install a printer?

    A: To install a printer, attach a USB cable to the printer and the computer. Download the driver, restart the computer and turn the printer on.
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  • Q: What are some tips for refilling an Epson ink cartridge?

    A: Some tips for refilling an Epson ink cartridge include using an Epson refill kit, laying enough paper towels in the working area, introducing the ink slowly in the cartridge, and printing several test pages after refilling. Also, reset the chip of the printer if the device is new.
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  • Q: How do you print business cards?

    A: To print business cards, purchase blank perforated cards at the local business supply store, design the card using a template, load the business card sheets into the printer, and print. Carefully separate the cards at the perforations.
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  • How can you get online support for HP printers?

    Q: How can you get online support for HP printers?

    A: Online support for HP printers is available from the company's customer support site. Users can log on to the HP Support website by visiting HP.com.
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  • How do you clean a print head?

    Q: How do you clean a print head?

    A: The print heads of most printers, such as Canon and HP printers, can be cleaned by using the utility software that comes with the installation of the device on a computer. If printing problems persist after running the program, manually cleaning the printer head is the next best option.
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  • How do you compare printing rates?

    Q: How do you compare printing rates?

    A: Many printers have the maximum pages per minute listed on the manufacturer's packaging and in the handbook. A second listing usually states the maximum output of pages a user can expect to print within a day. If the rate is not listed, then ask the manufacturer or a store sales associate.
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  • Q: What are some ways to design your own creative CD labels?

    A: Some programs that enable users to design custom CD or DVD labels are Ronyasoft's CD DVD Label Maker, CyberLink's LabelPrint 2.5 and Createspace's Cover Creator. As of 2015, these label-making applications are available for free download, though CyberLink's LabelPrint 2.5 is only available as a limited free trial.
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  • How do you use your printer to scan documents?

    Q: How do you use your printer to scan documents?

    A: A printer can scan documents by using the native Windows “Fax and Scan” program in a Windows computer. A set up of the drivers is required to scan a document through the printer.
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  • Q: Can I use a USB hub to hook up two computers to one printer?

    A: To hook multiple computers to one printer using USB cables, a USB switch must be used. A switch has in-built components that allow computers to communicate with a device such as a USB hub. It uses a button to swap between the computers using the device.
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  • Q: What are the specs of the HP Mini 1000?

    A: The HP Mini 1000 is a small netbook that uses the Atom N270 processor by Intel. The Mini 1000 has an integrated GPU and comes with Windows XP Media Center Edition.
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  • Q: How do you print a protractor?

    A: To print a protractor, download an image or a PDF file of a protractor, then print the protractor on a transparent plastic. Cut out the half circle section from the sheet.
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  • Q: How do I make my printer wireless?

    A: Wireless printing requires a printer that has WiFi capabilities or a print server. Some printers connect to the network through an Ethernet cable that plugs in to the router. Users can also set up their own print servers, though this option is more complicated and can be more expensive in the long run, according to About.com.
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  • Q: Where can you find the serial number on a Canon printer?

    A: Most Canon printer models have serial numbers located on the interiors of the printers on either the front or rear top plates, as of 2015. However, there are some exceptions to this rule, including some multifunction Canon printers and models from the CP and ES lines.
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