Lexmark FAQ

Default Windows printing to black and white

*Note: For print server environment, go to "Advanced" > "Printing Defaults" instead

  1. Go to “Devices and Printers”
  2. Open the print driver that you want to make changes
  3. Select Printing Preferences
  4. Select "Print in black and white"

Missing Print Job when using Confidential print

When printing same file multiple times, select/check "Keep duplicate documents"

Install Lexmark Printer Drivers on Mac

*Make sure your Mac OS X system software is up to date

  1. From the Apple menus, navigate to either of the following: System Preferences > Print & Scan or System Preferences > Print & Fax.
  2. Click on the [+] sign and then the Default Tab.
  3. On the Default tab, select (highlight) the printer from the list of discovered printers.
    Option: For printers that do not support Bonjour, select IP tab, select  HP JetDirect Socket under the Protocol tab, and then enter the printer IP Address.
  4. The system will automatically search for the applicable driver.
    Note: If the printer driver is not found, select it manually from the Print Using drop-down list. Click Others and search for your printer model's corresponding PPD file.
  5. Click Add. A print queue will now be created under system preferences.
    To verify this: Go to System Preferences > Print and Scan or System Preferences > Print and Fax.

Overlay (Letterhead) with the Lexmark (PCL) Universal Print Driver

Detail instruction from Lexmark support

Lexmark Print Driver download

PCL XL is the preferred emulation in most cases.